British children among the least active in the world, with exercise ‘stripped out’ of modern lives

By | November 24th, 2015|Active, Family Life, Sport/Activities|

Depressing warnings have been reported about the state of the nation's children's health.  In an article originally by Laura Donnelly, health editor of The Daily Telegraph published November 20 2016, British children were found to be among the least active in the world, and fitness levels are plummeting. Experts said the results of this damning international study [...]

Are your kids scavengers?

By | August 9th, 2015|Discovery, Nature and Wildlife|

Children love a good scavenger hunt.  It gets them outdoors, charging around, exploring new places and can even add an element of competition.  Head for your nearest park, woodland or beach and see if you can find: A feather Pinecones Five different types of shells Acorns A stick that looks like something else Five different [...]

‘Mummy, watch this!’

By | July 28th, 2015|Family Life|

Don't leave entertainment to chance - go to GoMunkee now to find great things for your children to see and do now. [hamzh_button url="http://www.gomunkee.com/sign-up" style="grey" radius="default" size="small" type="round" target="_self"] Sign up to the GoMunkee Newsletter [/hamzh_button]  

Amazing things to do in London with the kids

By | May 21st, 2015|Cultural, Discovery, Family, London, Things to see and do|

Not everything in London carries a hefty price ticket. There’s so much to do and see that’s free – all the wonderful parks, walking alongside the Thames or taking in spectacular views from London’s bridges. GoMunkee's listed a few of the highlights for youngsters and grown ups alike. Greenwich Park has spectacular view of Docklands [...]

Things to do in July

By | May 14th, 2015|South East, Things to see and do|

Take a trip up a skyscraper at Archikids Festival, London 25-26 July, and get involved with everything architecture. ages 5-11 Customise a T-shirt for the summer. Watch pig racing and the South of England Rare Breeds Centre, near Ashford. Go butterfly counting in a park with lots of flowers and tell the Butterfly Conservation Trust [...]

Tours: Stadiums, studios and other interesting places

By | April 28th, 2015|11-14, 5-11, Family, London, Manchester, North West, South East, Sport/Activities, Things to see and do, Wales|

  It's great to go to see the match or the play, or the concert, but you can get even closer to celebrities and heroes by taking a backstage or behind-the-scenes tour.  Here, you can get a real sense of the nerves, the anticipation, what it is to put on sporting colours or a costume.  [...]