Learning About Cotton 1

Last Friday we visited Quarry Bank Mill, just outside Manchester, where not only the children but we adults learned a thing or two. The mill is set in peaceful surroundings which gave no hint to what we found on entering the mill. Many of the machines have been restored to full working order and one... Continue Reading →

An Artful Day Out

We had a fine day at the Yorkshire Sculpture Park near Wakefield. Before setting off, Harry and Joe spent an hour looking up what we were going to see. Joe enjoyed just looking at the pictures of all the sculptures whilst Harry also looked up information about the artists who created them. He was particularly... Continue Reading →

Granny And Me At RSPB

This blog has been written by Lillian, aged 9 First we walked in and when we were stood at the till waiting for binoculars Granny put her purse at the side of her, but then the man at the till asked her for the £3:00 for the binoculars  and she couldn't find it, she said... Continue Reading →

Bugs, Birds, Bees And Butterflies

It was a nice afternoon. Lils was off dancing and was going to her friends for tea afterwards so we were left with two bored boys. After a bit of head scratching I suggested we go have a look at the local RSPB reserve, Old Moor Wetlands. Netti  got the boys ready and off we... Continue Reading →

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