Days Out

REVIEW: Splash Landings at Alton Towers

Splash Landings - View From A Daddy

As soon as you enter the water area the temperature soars so you’ll feel like you’re somewhere less land-locked than Staffordshire. Once inside there is plenty to do from splash in the waves, dodge the spray, sail the lagoon, zoom down the slides for younger and older children and even soak up the sun in the outdoor pool.

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Why We Return Again and Again to the Sea Life Centre

Penguins Birmingham - View From A Daddy

If you haven’t been to the Sea Life Centre Birmingham, now is a good time to get along and see the new Jelly Invaders exhibition which has some pretty amazing creatures of large and small proportions – some of whom even tangle with one another as they float around their tanks with mesmerising colours and motion.

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The International Forest Festival

Timber Festival - View From A Daddy

Timber is an extraordinary, family friendly festival where music, art, theatre, storytelling, science and play will weave together into an exhilarating weekend in the heart of the National Forest, one of Britain’s boldest environmental projects.

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Review: Chester Zoo

Chester Zoo - View From A Daddy

We loved our day out at Chester Zoo. The weather was definitely on our side but even if it hadn’t been the vast array of things to see meant that everyone’s curiosities were entertained. It’s a good value for money day out where standards of welfare are high.

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Merlin Annual Pass launches its BIG January sale

LEGOLand Windsor - View From A Daddy

So why not give yourself the best chance of keeping your resolution for the full 12 months by bagging the ultimate steal – 52 weeks of family fun with a Merlin Annual Pass, priced from just £109** per person in the spectacular New Year sale! This is the BEST price for 2018 and an amazing offer you don’t want to miss out on.

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