Category Archives: Festivals

Django Django – if you don’t know get to know…


There’s nothing more satisfying than a surprising night out. I would have been happy to stay in watching Christmas tv and eating tangerines last night but found myself with other half at shepherd’s bush, in the mosh pit for Django … Continue reading

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Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Pageant


The little boats arriving Colourful boats Heading up the Thames 1,000 boats paddled, steamed and sailed down the river for The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Thames PageantThames Pageant.

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Neon night at Coldplay


Coldplay at Emirates last night was a sea of beautiful bobbing bright neon. Stad rock gigs are epic in size and we were high up in the gods of Emirates (in cheapskate seats) but the neon wristbands brought a real … Continue reading

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The Cabinet of Lost Things

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My guest post about ‘How to do Festivals with kids in tow and a tent…’ on BritMums


I was so thrilled to be asked to write a guest post about what to pack to festivals for BritMums. Please do let me know your festival experiences in the comments below and any essentials you couldn’t festival without (aside … Continue reading

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Camp Bestival 2010


We have recovered from the mighty family knees-up Camp Bestival with a suntan, grubby knees and an assortment of festival paraphenalia. Rob Da Bank has put together an incredibly fun, crazy, colourful, musical family weekend that attracts droves of the … Continue reading

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Family friendly summer festivals


Where else can you experience those unique spine-tingling magical moments but at a summer festival and this year there is a bumper crop of family-friendly shin-digs to choose. Taking the family to a festival is a unique experience: fun, exciting … Continue reading

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