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What’s on this Weekend in Oxfordshire: 15 & 16 December

What’s on this Weekend in Oxfordshire: 15 & 16 December

If you’re looking for things to do this weekend (8 & 9 December) with the family in Oxfordshire, there’s loads happening and we’ve got all the best, not-to-be-missed bits right here for you. If you’d like great events, competitions and recommendations sent directly to your […]

The Pied Piper Review, Cornerstone Didcot

The Pied Piper Review, Cornerstone Didcot

We were invited along to see The Pied Piper at the weekend which is this year’s Christmas show at the Cornerstone in Didcot. Last year we went to see their Christmas adaptation of The Nutcracker and the Mouse king, so when I discovered it was produced […]

Stories with Santa review, New Theatre Oxford

Stories with Santa review, New Theatre Oxford

A week into December and I was thrilled to be given the chance to take the littles to see Stories with Santa at the New Theatre Oxford this weekend. Tucked away in the corner in the Piano Bar, Twinkle the Elf welcomed us to this […]

Snow White Pantomime Review: Wycombe Swan

Snow White Pantomime Review: Wycombe Swan

You really can’t beat a good old pantomime during the festive period, and tonight we were treated to a wonderful evening at Wycombe Swan watching this year’s panto, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. This show really does have it all, and it had our […]

Rumsey’s in Thame – gorgeous handmade chocolate gifts

Rumsey’s in Thame – gorgeous handmade chocolate gifts

Living in Thame, Rumsey’s is a regular place to visit for our family as they offer a lovely menu and gorgeous handmade chocolates. This Christmas they have some fantastic chocolate Christmas gifts including chocolate Santa’s, trees and snowmen. All of these delicious Christmas treats are […]

What’s on this Weekend in Oxfordshire: 8 & 9 December

What’s on this Weekend in Oxfordshire: 8 & 9 December

If you’re looking for things to do this weekend (8 & 9 December) with the family in Oxfordshire, there’s loads happening and we’ve got all the best, not-to-be-missed bits right here for you. If you’d like great events, competitions and recommendations sent directly to your […]

Living Advent Calendar in Henley

Living Advent Calendar in Henley

The Henley Living Advent Calendar is based on an original idea from Stockholm and began here in 2011. One of the first events of it’s kind in the UK, and certainly the first locally, it runs every evening from 1 – 24 December. Like a children’s Advent Calendar, a […]

Witney Wonderland this Christmas

Witney Wonderland this Christmas

Witney Wonderland a sparkling Christmas Festival lights up Oxfordshire on 30th November! The first ever WITNEY WONDERLAND will be lighting up St Mary’s Church in Witney, Oxfordshire this Christmas.  Visitors will be treated to see a host of illuminated Christmas trees and magical decorations, arranged […]

What’s on this Weekend in Oxfordshire: 1 – 2 December

What’s on this Weekend in Oxfordshire: 1 – 2 December

How is it almost December already? If you’re looking for things to do this weekend (1 & 2 December) with the family in Oxfordshire, there’s loads happening and we’ve got all the best, not-to-be-missed bits right here for you. If you’d like great events, competitions […]

Christmas at Waddesdon – A Little Ankle Biters’ Review

Christmas at Waddesdon – A Little Ankle Biters’ Review

We were invited along to Waddesdon Manor last week to experience their Christmas Carnival themed displays, so if you’re not quite feeling festive enough yet, then make sure you pay them a visit. We went along to Waddesdon’s Christmas display last year and I have to […]

What’s on this Weekend in Oxfordshire: 24 & 25 November

What’s on this Weekend in Oxfordshire: 24 & 25 November

If you’re looking for things to do this weekend (24 & 25 November) with the family in Oxfordshire, there’s loads happening and we’ve got all the best, not-to-be-missed bits right here for you. If you’d like great events, competitions and recommendations sent directly to your […]

Whistlers in Chipping Norton review

Whistlers in Chipping Norton review

Last week we were invited to see Aladdin, the panto at The Chipping Norton Theatre and we planned to for dinner somewhere first. As this was our first visit to Chipping Norton I scoured the internet for family friendly restaurants in the town and I […]

Our Review of Aladdin Panto at Chipping Norton

Our Review of Aladdin Panto at Chipping Norton

Last week we were invited along to see Aladdin, the panto at The Chipping Norton Theatre! We had a pre theatre dinner at Whistlers Cafe, Bar and Restaurant which was fantastic and then we headed to “The Chippy Theatre” as it’s known locally. We walked […]

What’s on this Weekend in Oxfordshire: 17 & 18 November

What’s on this Weekend in Oxfordshire: 17 & 18 November

If you’re looking for things to do this weekend (17 & 18 November) with the family in Oxfordshire, there’s loads happening and we’ve got all the best, not-to-be-missed bits right here for you. Aladdin Panto at Chipping Norton Theatre 14 November – January 13, 2019 This Christmas, […]

What’s on this weekend in Oxfordshire: 10 & 11 November

What’s on this weekend in Oxfordshire: 10 & 11 November

If you’re looking for things to do this weekend (10 & 11 November) with the family in Oxfordshire, there’s loads happening and we’ve got all the best, not-to-be-missed bits right here for you. RISINGHURST & SANDHILLS PARISH COUNCIL FIREWORKS 10 November The Risinghurst and Sandhills […]

Christmas Gift Guide: Ideas for Children 2018

Christmas Gift Guide: Ideas for Children 2018

Santa is dusting off his red suit, the reindeers are resting ready for the big night and everything in the North Pole is well and truly gearing up for a magical Christmas 2018. We’ve been speaking to an Elf in the know and have this […]

Christmas Lights Switch On Events in Oxfordshire

Christmas Lights Switch On Events in Oxfordshire

There’s always something quite special about wrapping up in your warmest gear, sipping mulled wine and waiting in the crisp air to watch the local celebrity turn on the Christmas lights. Here are the dates, times and details for all the Christmas light switch on […]

What’s on this Weekend in Oxfordshire: 3 & 4 November

What’s on this Weekend in Oxfordshire: 3 & 4 November

Wow how is it November already? With it being fireworks weekend we’ve got a huge weekly update to share with you. If you’re looking for things to do this weekend (3 & 4 November) with the family in Oxfordshire, there’s loads happening and we’ve got […]

Cogges is now taking bookings for their woodland club

Cogges is now taking bookings for their woodland club

Cogges is now taking bookings for their winter term-time woodland club for under 5s. There will be five weekly 1.5 hour sessions every Tuesday at 10am from 6th Nov. The cost per child is £7 per week, payable in advance for the whole term. Go […]

House of Fun Holiday Camp Review

House of Fun Holiday Camp Review

Last week we were invited by House of Fun to review their Holiday Camp in Abingdon. We arrived for the afternoon session at 1pm and my girls were asked what activities they would like to take part in. The choices were Trash to Treasure, Cooking […]

Santa at Marriotts Walk in Witney

Santa at Marriotts Walk in Witney

Santa will be visiting Marriotts Walk accompanied by his fantastic balloon modellers Clown and Pixie on the 21st 22nd and 23rd December 11am – 4pm. Over the summer holidays  we visited Marriotts Walk which is a fantastic little shopping centre. It’s very open, spacious and relaxing […]

Aladdin Panto at Chipping Norton Theatre

Aladdin Panto at Chipping Norton Theatre

Calling all intrepid explorers in and around Chipping Norton! Grab your compass and hop aboard the bi-plane as the nation’s favourite traditional panto heads for Egypt. With dancing mummies, disappearing pyramids and a deeply daft genie, expect a laughter-filled spectacular. This is Aladdin as you’ve never seen it before! When Aladdin meets Jasmine, […]

Christmas Traditions to start with your family

Christmas Traditions to start with your family

There is something lovely about Christmas traditions and making memories with your family that will last a lifetime. We have put together some of our favourite festive traditions below: 1. Visiting the Pantomime Who can resist the lure of a traditional Christmas Pantomime? Men dressed as […]

Easy Halloween recipes to do with the kids

Easy Halloween recipes to do with the kids

We absolutely love Halloween here at Little Ankle Biters and I am always looking for easy Halloween food recipes I can quickly put together to get maximum results.   The Vomiting Pumpkin For the last few years I have made this classic vomiting pumpkin which […]

What’s on this Weekend in Oxfordshire: 27 & 28 October

What’s on this Weekend in Oxfordshire: 27 & 28 October

I hope you’re having a great Half Term! If you’re looking for something to do this weekend with the family here’s our guide of what’s on. If you’d like great events, competitions and recommendations sent directly to your email inbox, why not sign up to […]

Beacon Festival raises over £10,000 for charity

Beacon Festival raises over £10,000 for charity

On the 15th and 16th of June, Beacon Festival opened its gates for a fun packed weekend of live music, comedy, poetry, zorbing, eating and drinking, fun for the younger ones and wellbeing activities. Festival highlights included live performances from the mighty ‘El Bronson’ and […]

Best Board Games for Families at Christmas

Best Board Games for Families at Christmas

Christmas wouldn’t be Christmas without a bit of ‘good natured’ boys v girls competition in the form of board games. And it doesn’t stop there, you’ll be spoilt for choice for the children too. Whether you like a good bit of rivalry, or just want […]

What’s on this Weekend in Oxfordshire: 20 & 21 October

What’s on this Weekend in Oxfordshire: 20 & 21 October

If you’re looking for things to do this weekend with the kids in Oxfordshire , there’s loads happening and we’ve got all the best, not-to-be-missed bits right here for you. If you’d like great events, competitions and recommendations sent directly to your email inbox, why […]

Christmas Markets 2018

Christmas Markets 2018

There’s not much beats the smell of Christmas markets with all those yummy food stalls, mulled wine and Christmas scented goodies, and it’s something the whole family can enjoy. We’ve pulled together a list of our favourite Christmas Markets, to make it that bit easier […]

The Kingham Plough in The Cotswolds Review

The Kingham Plough in The Cotswolds Review

After two nights at The Big Feastival in August, we were keen to head to a local pub for dinner before we headed home. The Kingham Plough was just a few minutes drive from the festival and it had won Best Family Friendly Pub in […]


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