Polesden Lacey’s Restaurant Gains Two Local Authority Awards!

Polesden Lacey is one of our local National Trust places, and the one we go back to the most often – and have often eaten here. The food is SO good and delicious, although there’s often big queues! They’re also doing Christmas meals (on December weekdays) so if you’re looking for something a bit different, […]

Halloween Fun with the National Trust

Enjoy Halloween with the National Trust and experience spine-chilling thrills at some of the most hauntingly atmospheric houses and castles across England, Wales and Northern Ireland. From terrifying trails and spooky story-telling to fearsome face painting and frightening fancy dress, there’s something to give the whole family the jitters. Here’s a spooktacular selection of Halloween […]

Claremont Landscape Garden, Esher

Claremont Landscape Garden has recently had a kids area put in – which consists of lots of soft play area, and a few wooden things to climb on. The largest one has the best things on it – alas, it’s meant for over 5’s which we didn’t realise until H had been up it and […]

Wakehurst Place

We’re National Trust members (you can get a very very good deal via Quidco) and often visit Wakehurst Place – for free entrance you can be a National Trust or Kew member. For this you get acres of green to walk around (and hills too, there’s some very buggy unfriendly ones, but we did it!), […]