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What’s on this Weekend 7 & 8 April 2018

What’s on this Weekend 7 & 8 April 2018

I hope you had a great Easter last weekend! If you’re looking for something to do this weekend here’s our guide to what’s on for families in Oxfordshire. If you would like this and other great events sent directly to your inbox why not sign […]

Win Our Book of the Month with Blackwell’s Oxford

Win Our Book of the Month with Blackwell’s Oxford

This competition is now closed! We have teamed up with Blackwell’s in Oxford to give you the chance to win a copy of our book of the month ‘Our Beautiful Earth’! A story for young and old alike that is told with almost no words, […]

Clipper House in Looe – Fantastic for Groups

Clipper House in Looe – Fantastic for Groups

We recently visited Cornwall on a large family holiday, and after an extensive search we settled on Clipper House in Looe. Looe is a beautiful little fishing town in south-east Cornwall with the River Looe running through the centre. Clipper House is located on the hill […]

Over 100 Local Young Stars Cast for Stage Exeperience 2018

Over 100 Local Young Stars Cast for Stage Exeperience 2018

Following two rounds of auditions earlier this month Vivo D’Arte and Aylesbury Waterside Theatre are proud to announce a cast 110-strong will join forces for Stage Experience 2018: Whistle Down the Wind. Performers from Amersham, Aylesbury, Berkhamsted, Bicester, Buckingham, Chesham, Hemel Hempstead, High Wycombe, Leighton […]

Bletchley Park – A Great Family Day Out

Bletchley Park – A Great Family Day Out

Last weekend we visited Bletchley Park, the home of British codebreaking that played a major role in World War Two, producing secret intelligence which had a direct and profound influence on the outcome of the conflict from the second world war. Since the release of Oscar […]

What’s on this weekend for families in Oxfordshire – 24 & 25 March 2018

What’s on this weekend for families in Oxfordshire – 24 & 25 March 2018

Spring has officially sprung – Yay! If you’re looking for something to do this weekend here’s our guide to what’s on for families in Oxfordshire. If you would like this and other great events sent directly to your inbox why not sign up to our […]

What’s on for Families in Oxfordshire this weekend: 17 & 18 March 2018

What’s on for Families in Oxfordshire this weekend: 17 & 18 March 2018

It looks like we need to prepare for another chilly weekend! If you manage to get out and about here’s this week’s guide to what’s on for families in Oxfordshire this weekend. If you would like this and other great events sent directly to your […]

Birds of Prey at Henley River and Rowing Museum

Birds of Prey at Henley River and Rowing Museum

This Easter, Millets Farm are bringing Owls, Eagles and Hawks to Henley River and Rowing Museum where you cal also enjoy nature themed art and craft activities – watch out for the vultures! The museum is set on the river Thames in the beautiful town […]

Easter at Henley River and Rowing Museum

Easter at Henley River and Rowing Museum

Henley River and Rowing Museum have a daily Easter Egg trail every day over the Easter Holidays where children can have fun following a bunny trail around the museum and claim a mini Easter Egg as your prize. The museum is set on the river […]

Our Review of Tidy Up by Peut-Etre Theatre

Our Review of Tidy Up by Peut-Etre Theatre

We were lucky enough to be invited along to see Tidy Up at The North Wall Art Centre in Summertown, Oxford this weekend. Tidy Up, a production for children 3 and over was developed by Peut-Etre Theatre in partnership with GOSH Arts, patients and families and […]

Bluebell Walks in Oxfordshire for Families

Bluebell Walks in Oxfordshire for Families

Bluebells traditionally start appearing from mid April through to May, they really are a stunning sight and a lovely way to spend a morning with the family and kids. We’ve got a handy guide to some of our favourite places to go for a bluebell […]

Pubs with a Garden and Play Area in Oxfordshire

Pubs with a Garden and Play Area in Oxfordshire

In the summer months we are always on the look out for pubs with a garden and play area. On a glorious summer’s day there’s nothing better than having some lunch and a glass of wine in a pub garden, and if you can find […]

DNA Kids – Fantastic Children’s Parties

DNA Kids – Fantastic Children’s Parties

I have now used DNA Kids twice, both for each of my daughter’s 5th birthday parties. I originally booked DNA Kids as I felt by booking a company with a number of party organisers that I wouldn’t be left entertaining 25 children myself if my […]

Win a Family Ticket to Beacon Festival in Watlington

Win a Family Ticket to Beacon Festival in Watlington

This competition has now closed! We have teamed up with the organisers of Beacon Festival to give away 2 family tickets for this fantastic event! Beacon Festival in Watlington is a not-for-profit event that provides a fantastic location to watch live music in Oxfordshire.  It […]

Henley River & Rowing Museum – What a Fantastic Family Day Out

Henley River & Rowing Museum – What a Fantastic Family Day Out

We visited Henley River & Rowing Museum for the first time recently and now we have discovered it’s existence I am sure it’s somewhere we will visit time and time again. The museum is set on the river Thames in the beautiful town of Henley […]

What’s on this weekend in Oxfordshire for Families: 10 & 11 March 2018

What’s on this weekend in Oxfordshire for Families: 10 & 11 March 2018

Things seem to have thawed a little and we can now start looking forward to spring and warmer weather. Here’s this week’s guide to what’s on for families in Oxfordshire this weekend. If you would like this and other great events sent directly to your […]

What’s on this Weekend for Families in Oxfordshire: 3 & 4 March 2018

What’s on this Weekend for Families in Oxfordshire: 3 & 4 March 2018

Wow what a chilly week it has been!! If the weather allows you to leave the house this weekend here’s our guide to what’s on for families in Oxfordshire. If you would like this and other great events sent directly to your inbox why not […]

Win Our Book of the Month with Blackwell’s Oxford

Win Our Book of the Month with Blackwell’s Oxford

This competition is now closed. We have teamed up with Blackwell’s in Oxford to give you the chance to win a signed copy of our book of the month ‘Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls 2′! After the enormous success of ‘Good Night Stories for […]

World Book Day and Mother’s Day Events at Blackwell’s Oxford

World Book Day and Mother’s Day Events at Blackwell’s Oxford

I visited Blackwell’s book shop last week and it has a lovely authentic “book shop feel” about it. It’s set on 3 floors with a large children’s section, a coffee shop and a large area downstairs where they hold regular events for adults and children. […]

What’s on this Easter in Oxfordshire 2018

What’s on this Easter in Oxfordshire 2018

If you’re looking for things to do with the kids this Easter in Oxfordshire there’s absolutely loads happening, and we’ve got a guide to all the not-to-be-missed bits right here.   Easter Bunny Hunt – WATERPERRY GARDENS Join the Big Easter Bunny Hunt around the […]

Advertise your Business in Oxfordshire

Advertise your Business in Oxfordshire

If you’re looking to advertise or promote your business in Oxfordshire, we offer a full range of advertising and promotional opportunities including sponsored features, advertising banners, featured posts, social media packages and partnerships from just £20 Little Ankle Biters launched in July 2017, the love […]

Marvellous Machines at Banbury Museum

Marvellous Machines at Banbury Museum

We absolutely love Banbury Museum and they have an exciting exhibition on this spring. An exhibition for all ages that combines curious and quirky gadgets and contraptions from the days before electronics, with modern automata, and all with more than a hint of Steampunk. The […]

What’s on this Weekend for Families in Oxfordshire – 24 & 25 February 2018

What’s on this Weekend for Families in Oxfordshire – 24 & 25 February 2018

This weekend is the last weekend in February which means we’re almost out of winter and into spring. Here’s our guide to what’s on for families in Oxfordshire this weekend. If you would like this and other great events sent directly to your inbox why […]

World Book Day – 1 March 2018 – Costume Ideas

World Book Day – 1 March 2018 – Costume Ideas

World Book Day is Thursday 1 March 2018. If you’re looking for the perfect outfit for your little ones, then check out our suggestions below.   The Tiger Who Came to Tea The puuuurfect World Book Day outfit, this classic children’s book will send your […]

What’s on this Weekend for Families in Oxfordshire: 17 & 18 February 2018

What’s on this Weekend for Families in Oxfordshire: 17 & 18 February 2018

We hope you’re having a great half term – if you’re looking for things to do with the kids this weekend, there are lots of events and activities going on in Oxfordshire for families. If you would like this and other great events sent directly […]

Pottery Workshops for Kids – 16 & 17 February 2018

Pottery Workshops for Kids – 16 & 17 February 2018

These pottery clay workshops looks like a really fun filled activity for any creative children out there.  They are two hour session making and painting your very own, creative objects out of clay. Creations are then fired at the Barro Studio for collection. The pottery […]

The Fox Inn Competition Terms and Conditions

The Fox Inn Competition Terms and Conditions

This Competition is now closed Little Ankle Biters and The Fox Inn competition Terms & Conditions There is 1 prize for a maximum of 2 adults and 2 children Prize consists of a meal for 2 adults and 2 children at The Fox Inn,  Fox Lane, […]

KidZania – A Fantastic Day with the Kids

KidZania – A Fantastic Day with the Kids

Located at the top of Westfield Shopping Centre is Kidzania, an indoor city run by kids. We had an inset day, it was February and we wanted somewhere to go that was indoors and would normally be busy during the school holidays so we opted […]

The Lion King – Lyceum Theatre, London

The Lion King – Lyceum Theatre, London

I went to see the Lion King about 10 years ago before my girls were born and I cannot wait to take them to see it too. Set against the majesty of the Serengeti Plains and to the evocative rhythms of Africa, Disney’s multi-award winning […]

Parent & Child Spanish Lessons Launching in Thame with Free Tasters

Parent & Child Spanish Lessons Launching in Thame with Free Tasters

Learning a language at a young age is said to enhance creativity and problem solving, enrich mental development, boost brain power and increase self esteem. Michelle, founder of Lingokiddo is an experienced language teacher and ran Spanish classes in New York until recently and after […]


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