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The BBC Weather Centre provides UK and Worldwide weather services and maps for temperature, wind, satellite, lighting, pressure and radar.
The latest UK Traffic and Travel information.
A portal into UK rail travel including train company information and promotions; train times; fares enquiries; ticket purchase and train running.
Lose yourself in the North Yorkshire countryside in this 10 acre maize maze.
An events company that organises exhibitions specifically aimed at families, including the Brighton Family Show and Brighton Baby Show.
Help and advice with all aspects of having a baby
Gifts for babies, Baby Clothes UK , Premature Baby Clothes, Baby Products, Baby Born Clothing, Baby Accessories, Baby Gifts, Baby Equipment, Christmas gifts for baby, Baby Wear
A range of new and pre-loved Maternity, Baby & children’s wear, products for Mum and baby, including a range of essential hospital bag items.
Beautiful clothes at affordable prices at www.bloomingbump.com. The extensive range of pre-loved clothing includes brands ranging from Dior, Formes, Christian Lacroix and Isabella Oliver to Blooming Marvellous and Next, with prices up to 75% lower than retail.
Trendy, comfortable maternity wear for pregnancy with style!
CHILDCARE AGENCIES & FRIENDLY DIRECTORIES
||Bestbear.co.uk is a unique and independent service, vetting and listing recommended childcare and nanny agencies in London and throughout the UK. They offer researched information on all areas of parenting and childcare, a comprehensive database of nurseries, plus parenting forums and an 'ask the experts' service for specialist advice. Best Bear also offers a parents classified ads service and a searchable database of childcarers' CVs, together with a nanny reference checking service.
A website that will enable you to find childfriendly pubs and restaurants throughout the UK.
Child friendly places in the UK.
Your internet guide to child friendly restaurants & play centres in Cheshire, Wales & the North West
Month by month listing of events and activities for young children and their families in and around Birmingham.
Directory of friendly hotels, guest houses, B & B's and self-catering, throughout England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland.
CHILDREN'S CLOTHES, TOYS AND GIFTS
Your local marketplace for kids stuff. Buy or sell second hand children's and baby's things in the local area and find ideas for children's activities locally.
Educational toys are perfect learning tools for children. When children use educational toys, they are simultaneously learning and having fun. This site has professionally selected educational toys that will assure hours of skill building entertainment.
Sun protective clothing/swimwear for babies, children and adults, giving maximum UV protection of UPF50+. The wide range includes sunsuits, rash vests, board shorts, baby UV suits, sun hats and Baby Banz sunglasses.
Personalised Home gifts.
Specialists in a wide range of quality children's gifts including personalised keepsakes. Also stockists of Fiesta Crafts, Wingreen, Kaloo, The Pink Pig Clothing Company and more. Shop online at www.littlemischiefs.co.uk
Online store specialising in childrens educational toys
Bags of value on Top Brand Names. Offering new Ex-Chainstore and Branded clothing for Boys and Girls aged 0-13. Bargain Basement section, Secure Online Ordering and Free P&P. Enter the monthly Competition to win free clothes for the kids!
Perfect for gift ideas, PicnicShop.co.uk sells picnic baskets and hampers, picnic backpacks plus tables, chairs, rugs, flasks and cool bags.
Online specialists of baby & children's accessories, wooden toys and gifts
A unique selection of traditional and wooden toys including many fair trade products. Also stock a beautiful range of wooden alphabet letters and name plaques in a wide variety of colours.
Specialise in the design, manufacture, import, and on line retail of high quality children’s furniture, children's beds and bedroom furniture, children's toys and accessories.
A magazine for adults to help children have fun with crafting activities, with special sections for 0-3, 4-7 and 8-11 year olds and projects suitable for individuals and groups. Each issue also includes a pullout kids puzzle section and free to enter draws with fabulous prizes. Creative Steps is published bimonthly and is ONLY available on subscription. For a 5% discount, visit www.CreativeSteps.co.uk and enter code CSLGWTC when prompted on the Subscriptions page.
Fun2make sell great craft kits for children of all ages at pocket money prices plus everything you need for the perfect craft party.
The pottery painting studio, Haywards Heath. Create your own unique hand-painted piece.
Kids games and pre-school children’s educational software. Developers of quality child learning software, games, lesson plans and activities
Educational toys for children, including wooden toys, infant toys, puzzles and more, from many famous brands.
A world of educational toys, games, crafts and puzzles, to encourage your child's curiosity, discovery, and creativity.
Educational toys including Leap Frog and Baby BumbleBee educational toys and DVD's. Free shipping provided with every purchase at Little Smarties Educational Toy Store. Educational toys for the Little Smarties in your life.
Elementary school toys, teacher supplies, home school supplies and learning toys. Little Froggies toy and teacher supply site built for teachers, students and elementary schools. Official purchase orders from elementary schools are always welcome!
||FAMILY FRIENDLY HOTELS
The brand new family friendly Holiday Inn hotel is located in the heart of Stevenage town centre, yet just 25 mins from central London and close to many local fun attractions in the delightful county of Hertfordshire.
Ready-prepared treasure hunts throughout the UK.
Fun for all the family! These treasure hunts are designed to provide fun for everyone who enjoys a challenge. They are particularly suited to families with children.
A magical kids birthday party. A company providing wonderful parties tailored to your child's interests. Anything from discos or sports to murder mysteries!
Pre-filled party bags, novelties, Christmas and other themed party products, games, balloons and selected party items for children and teenage girls.
Worldwide travel information
Publishers and distributors of many local books, they have a wide range of fascinating titles including walking, local history and more, all covering most counties in England.
The Devon Holiday Directory
Information and links to over 2000 Devon holiday websites - self catering - B&B - towns & villages - attractions, museums, houses and gardens - activities, riding, walking, surfing, watersports - art, crafts & antiques.
Browse for and book UK coach tours, day trips, holidays by coach, weekend breaks and sightseeing trips departing from your chosen area. With tour reviews, 100s of destination guides, video, useful info and attractions to help you find the perfect coach trip.
Everything on holidays and travel with kids.
Free to use directory of local websites from every country around the world. Designed for travellers, tourists and local communities, with links to all major towns and cities (plus regional portals).
Get flying advice from other parents and shop for infant airplane travel products that will help make your family vacation go smoothly.
Global directory of hotels
Hotel guide and provider of travel services to Southeast Asia and China, with a wide choice of hotels reservations and travel related information.
Premium tours of Britain. A truly unique experience.
Over 100 panoramic images of locations in Central London
An independent guide to the UK's top theme parks. TP:UK includes useful information, park & ride guides plus plenty of pictures for Alton Towers, Thorpe Park, Chessington and Drayton Manor.
Guide to Uk rivers, lakes, canals and holidays.
PARENTING INFORMATION & PRODUCTS
A small, family run, full day care facility new to the Highcliffe, New Milton and Christchurch areas
A kid directory for parents.
A comprehensive listing of all the public information available on all UK schools - from addresses, head teachers and pupil numbers through to exam results.
The world's finest parenting magazine. The web site delivers the same great quality mix of intelligent articles on education, travel and health as the monthly news-stand magazine, as well as an extensive web directory.
Pregnancy and Parenting advice for mums and dads
Coloring Pages, worksheets, various exercise, stories and on-line games.
By parents-for parents, this site has a wealth of information and helpful advice on all aspects of parenting from how to get a baby to sleep through the night to the best places to go on holiday with a five-year-old. Visit for advice, tips and product recommendations from the people who know best, other parents.
A wealth of information for you and your family
Calendars and Diaries created especially to help you juggle your busy life.
A national charity offering help and information for parents and families via a range of services including a free 24-hour confidential helpline, workshops and groups, information leaflets, email helpline and website.
An educational information site for people with children of all ages. It explains all the schooling terminology, gives information on teaching methods, subject matter and advice on how parents can help.
Reward charts, stickers and other motavational products to help parents to manage their children's behaviour postively.
Your parenting lifeline, online