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A selection of some of the blogs that have featured on Ripon & Nidderdale Mumber are below:

Mumbler Review: Studfold Adventure Nature Trail

Mumbler Review: Brimham Rocks Adventure Farm

What’s On This Summer At Fountains Abbey

7 Tricks To Play On The Kids This April Fool’s Day

Ways To Encourage A Reluctant Reader


Queen Mary’s House Show Goes Digital and Raises Over £600 for Charity

The Queen Mary’s School community has come together to organise a Virtual House Show. What is known as the wackiest and wildest House competition of the year was taken into the virtual world providing a fantastic opportunity to promote teamwork, keep community spirit high and raise money for charity.   The girls were tasked to…

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Stump Cross Caverns: Launches TWO fundraisers!

If you’ve ever been to Stump Cross Caverns you’ll know how brilliant it is!  A fabulous family day out where the owners and the rest of “Team Stumpy” go above and beyond to make sure everyone that passes their door leaves with a huge smile on their face!  Which is why its so sad to hear…

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The Pud Store acquires Precious Little One

Mumbler Awards winner The Pud Store have acquired Precious Little One this week! The winners of the favourite retailer category in the Doncaster Mumbler Awards 2020 have now acquired Precious Little One. Read more about it here. The new partnership will allow them to grow and become one of the UK’s leading independent baby product retailers….

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Pancake Day!

We love pancake day in our house!  I’m all about the savoury fillings but the rest of the family like the traditional lemon and sugar ones!  We’ve been practicing and this is by far the best, and easiest recipe we’ve come across!  We’ve listed some of our favourite fillings too! To make 6 pancakes you…

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PT TV Is Here!

A local company has launched a free YouTube channel for children studying at home during the pandemic.   PT TV has been set up by Principal Teachers, which supplies teachers and teaching assistants to schools across the region. The channel is designed for primary and lower secondary children and offers free creative, educational and well-being…

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Children’s Mental Health Week

  1st – 7th of February is Children’s Mental Health Week and this year the theme is… ‘Express yourself’   Expressing yourself is about finding ways to share feelings, thoughts, or ideas, through creativity. It is about finding a way to show who you are, and how you see the world, that can help you…

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MME – Harrogate Tutors

  With educational institutes closing and the government’s decision to cancel exams, we know that for some of you this might be worrying. Maybe that next step up the career ladder needs a qualification you don’t have? Or maybe you want to go onto further education but didn’t quite reach the grade first time round….

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Play for Every Day

    We have teamed up with some of our lovely local baby and toddler class providers to bring you ideas of everyday play you can do at home during Lockdown 3.0!  We will aim to bring you a couple of ideas aweek and will be sharing them here and across social media. Join in the…

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Navigating First Time Motherhood Amidst Covid-19

Navigating first-time motherhood amidst Covid-19 This is everything, and at the same time, nothing like I imagined. I became a mother for the first time when my son was born on the 22nd March, the day before Boris announced the UK lockdown. I was induced, and our much-longed-for baby arrived rather eventfully, 35 hours later,…

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Takeaways and Eating out- at home!

Tier 3 – Here are the local restaurants, cafes and bars offering takeaway food options   Please see the restaurant’s websites or pages (linked below!) for opening hours, changes and menus. Know any other places offering a takeaway service whilst closed? Ask them to get in touch and we’ll add them to the list!  …

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