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Royal Gunpowder Mills

Royal Gunpowder Mills

300 years of secret history, combined with 175 acres of natural parkland, historic buildings and structures.
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National Space Centre

National Space Centre

The National Space Centre is a world famous science museum. It has over 150 interactive experiences including the award winning Sir Patrick Moore Planetarium, a 42 metre high rocket tower and a tour into space for the budding a...
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Sea Life Adventure

Sea Life Adventure

Come close to the wonders of marine life.
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Kerr's Miniature Railway

Kerr's Miniature Railway

Kerr's Miniature Railway is Scotland's oldest miniature railway which ran it's first train in 1935. With six miniature locomotives (including two fully operational steamers), miniature buses and a fire engine, there is always l...
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Peveril Castle

Peveril Castle

Set high above the village of Castleton, Peveril Castle offers amazing views over the Peak District.
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Pumpkin Bobbing for Tigers

To everyone else, it looks like a traditional Halloween game. But when adding items such as ropes, poles, or in this instance a carved pumpkin, into the Sumatran Tiger Reserve at West Midland Safari Park is an essential and important part of the Park’s enrichment programme.

Though for a while, 8 year old tiger Hujan wasn’t sure if she was facing off against friend or foe in the tiger pool at first, it wasn’t long before she coaxed the bobbing pumpkin closer to dry land and made a grab for it. With the terrified looking article gripped tightly in her jaws, she proudly carried it off into a quiet spot to find out exactly what she had fished out of the pool.
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Primate Baby Boom at Howletts Wild Animal Park

At Kent’s most successful wild animal park, Howletts, the keepers are celebrating two new arrivals to the primate section- a gelada baboon and a dusky langur infant.

The keepers of the park, which is currently home to five gelada baboons and a total of dusky langurs, have confirmed that the dusky langur baby is a male. It is still too early to tell if the gelada infant is male or female, but it hasn’t stopped the youngsters from being spotted by keen eyed visitors!
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Chatsworth Housekaneellee has given Chatsworth House a 5 star rating

July 2014
Time flew by at Chatsworth we came here near the end of our trip to the lovely peak district and it ...

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Dover CastleJBennet has given Dover Castle a 5 star rating

July 2014
We stayed here for almost a whole day and the kids loved it especially the displays. Entry prices an ...

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Funaticz Indoor Play CentreAngela has given Funaticz Indoor Play Centre a 4.5 star rating

July 2014
We attended a party with friends. Really impressed with the play facilities, the service, the food ...

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