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The “Mumblings” are a collection of our own blogs, guest entries, interesting articles and anything else that we like the look of!

If you would like to write a guest blog on any parenting or local issue then we would love to hear from you. Please submit it to us via the ‘contact us’ page.

Here are the links to some more blogs that mumbler loves

North and Soul by our very own mumbler, Gillian Bruce.

The Future of Downs Written by an amazing and inspirational friend of Mumbler, Helen Kingdon.

Shrinking Violet in the ‘gate A fantastic local lifestyle local blog. Check out the article about Mumbler! (biased? Us?!)

Areyoukiddingney Another of our amazing Mumbler mums, Elizabeth Dimelow.

FUNZY Inflatable Theme Park: Looking for something new to do with the family?

Looking for something new to do with the family? Located in Bradford city centre Funzy has opened a brand-new inflatable park! Same place but featuring new attractions! Does the thought of giant slides, an exhilarating free-fall, ninja run, gladiator zone sound good to you and the children? The new park opened on Saturday  7th September,…

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Time to book your Santa experience!!

Yes, I know the kids have only just gone back to school but many of the best local Santa experiences already have tickets on sale and some even have limited availability… So it’s time to get your 2019 Santa tickets booked! STOCKELD PARK SANTA’S GROTTO Tickets on sale: NOW Dates: 16 Nov – 24 Dec…

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Evolve Psychology Autism & ADHD Assessments and Therapeutic Services

Evolve Psychology Services offers Autism, ADHD, Emotional Well-being assessments for children adults and families. We also provide therapeutic services to children and families for emotional and/ or behavioural difficulties. Based in Harrogate, we provide families and individuals with full assessments and therapeutic services as recommended by the National Institute of Clinical Excellence. A noticeable increase…

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Heritage Open Days In Wharfedale & Craven

Every September some 40,000 volunteers across England organise 5,000 events to celebrate our fantastic history and culture. It’s your chance to see hidden places and try out new experiences – all of which are FREE to explore! The 2019 festival is running for ten consecutive days from 13th to the 22nd of September. There are…

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11 Reasons to Visit Deer Shed Festival as a Family

Anna from North Leeds Mumbler and her family headed to Deer Shed, this is her review! I had heard so many great reviews of Deer Shed from friends who said my two were the perfect age for it but we have always been away at the time, so this year when the dates didn’t clash…

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UCI 2019 Road World Championships: What’s on for Families

The UCI Road World Championships are coming to Yorkshire from the 21st to the 29th September 2019, with many races scheduled to pass through Wharfedale and Craven. Key locations to view the racing include Skipton, Bolton Abbey, Burnsall, Grassington, Kilsney, Kettlewell, Buckden, Otley and Wetherby. The dates to stick in the diary include; · Saturday,…

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Fostering North Yorkshire: Could you do something really special?

  Fostering North Yorkshire is recruiting Specialist Foster Carers to work with our local children and young people   If you have experience of caring for or working with young people, consider using your skills to provide intensive, care plan-led support as a Specialist Foster Carer with us… Some children need individual care – specialist…

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Sounds Right Phonics North Leeds & Harrogate: Brand New Phonics Classes coming to Otley, Alwoodley and Harrogate this Autumn

Fun, fun, fun and high energy! Classes for 1 – 4-year-olds. They are written by early years specialists and presented by a fully qualified, experienced teacher to introduce the world of letters and sounds to your little ones. Each session is full of games, music, dance and bubbles to teach your children in exciting and interactive ways.   Yes, this is Brand…

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David Phillip Estate Agents: Looking to get your children into the school of your choice, then September is a great time to market your property 

There is a lot to think about when moving home especially if you are doing the move with children. Not only will you have to take into account how close you are going to be living to family and friends but also to a good school.  Getting your children into a school with an impressive Ofsted rating can be key, and a good…

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Ask Anisa: Back to School without the Morning Stress

Let us get you transitioning from the summer holidays to the new academic year with ease and splendour! Ok, perhaps that is a little dramatic, shall we try getting you back on track for the new school year with a little less stress, fewer big emotions and in the right headspace to take on all…

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