Category Archives: News

Planning a Birthday Party? Pyramids have the answer!

Organising a child’s birthday party can be challenging at the best of times, which is why many parents opt to hold the event at a venue who can organise the entertainment, catering and take care of the cleaning up afterwards. At … Continue reading

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Little St John’s ‘Outstanding’

Little St John’s, the Early Years Department of St John’s College in Southsea is celebrating after receiving an ‘outstanding’ inspection report from the Independent Schools Inspectorate (ISI) – just one month after the new setting opened.  A co-educational day and … Continue reading

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Portsmouth RNLI Santa 5K and 10K

The Believe and Achieve Santa Fun Run takes place this year on the 14th December 2014, allowing anyone and everyone to dress up like Santa and raise money for a great cause, the RNLI. Two races are available, the 5K … Continue reading

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Review: Muchachos Singing Spanish and C’est Chouette Singing French

I was recently invited to a taster session with Muchachos Singing Spanish.  Set up by Debbie Garrick in 2010, she also runs C’est Chouette Singing French sessions throughout Portsmouth and at various other venues throughout Hampshire.  Having worked in a pre-school … Continue reading

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Children’s Events at Portsmouth Bookfest 2014 – Tickets on Sale Now

Tickets for Portsmouth’s very own literary festival, Bookfest  are now on sale. Bookfest aims to celebrate Portsmouth’s strong literary heritage, being the birthplace of Charles Dickens, home to Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and HG Wells.  Organised jointly by The Hayling … Continue reading

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Frozen Sing-A-Long at Mary Rose Museum for Victorian Festival of Christmas

The Mary Rose Museum will provide a striking and historic background to ‘Sing-a-Long-a’ Frozen, which will take place during Portsmouth Historic Dockyard’s Victorian Festival of Christmas, which is now in its fifteenth year. The ‘Sing-a-Long-a’ Frozen is new for 2014, … Continue reading

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Lou Lou’s Vintage Fair is coming to Portsmouth

  We’ve been chatting to Jess of Lou Lou’s Vintage Fair which is due to visit Portsmouth Guildhall on the 7th September 2014. What can we expect at the Guildhall on the 7th? Shoppers can take delight in some of … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Southsea Library!

Southsea Library celebrates its 3rd birthday this year and to celebrate, a Teddy Bear’s picnic will be held on the 29th July, from 12 noon – 1 pm.  Take your children along to listen to bear stories and make a … Continue reading

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Nominations needed for Midwife of the Year Award

The Best of Health Awards 2014 has extended its nomination deadline to Friday, August 8th.  One of the categories is Midwife of the Year Award and it would be great to get some more nominations in. Therefore, if you think … Continue reading

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Brand New Mini Makers Sessions for Under 5s

Mini Makers, aspex’s workshops for toddlers and under 5s, are back at the earlier time of 11 am – 12 noon from the 23rd July for just £3 per session.  Your little ones will work with you and our Participation … Continue reading

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