Half Term Ideas in Essex

Struggling for ideas? Running out of time to plan? Sick of making slime and listening to them whinge they’re bored? Check out the below for ideas of where to go in Essex this half term! Ashlyns Farm Park & Softplay,Epping – softplay & a farm with huge outdoor space and parks, what could be better? 360 Play, Basildon…

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Base Jump, Rayleigh

Saturday morning and a rarity to have no plans at all, Daddy booked to take us to Base Jump in Rayleigh as Frankie has been showing a huge interest in trampolining at gymnastics & he wanted to see him in action. Base Jump is the South East’s biggest trampoline park…

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Marsh Farm Animal Adventure Park, South Woodham Ferrers

I have been coming to Marsh Farm since I was Frankie’s age, I remember coming on school trips & my favourite part of the farm was what is now the softplay barn, a giant pig barn, with a room full of ‘pig puzzles’ & in the cow shed next door…

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The Discovery Centre, Great Notley Country Park, Braintree

What a find! My best friend has been trying to get me to ‘her neck of the woods’ to visit The Discovery Centre at Great Notley and last week we finally had the chance to go and visit and we had a ball! Despite the cold weather, we managed to…

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The Gruffalo Trail, Thorndon Country Park, Brentwood

The best way to enjoy a winters day, if you’re not enjoying a pyjama day on the sofa, is wrapping up warm and taking a walk with the kids. I am guilty, as are many of us Mums, of feeling guilty if we don’t do something ‘fun’ whether that be…

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