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.

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Leeds gears up for start of kerbside glass collections

Households across Leeds will be able to recycle glass bottles and jars in their green bins for the first time from the start of August. Glass collections in green bins…

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FREE & Low-cost Summer

Keeping the kids happy throughout the Summer holiday doesn’t need to be expensive with these fun, FREE or low-cost activities and events. Museums and Galleries: Ilkley Manor House: FREE ENTRY…

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Harewood brings you a summer of play and craft

Looking for an exciting summer adventure the whole family can enjoy? We’ve got you covered from interactive playscapes to family crafts and BBQs. Discover nature, heritage, and endless fun at…

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Les Girafes presented by Bradford 2025 UK City of Culture

Bradford 2025 is your next UK City of Culture – and we’ve started the countdown to an electrifying year. Join us in Bradford city centre this Bank Holiday weekend for…

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Open Country ‘Breakfree’ Packs – wheelchair & pushchair friendly walks for the whole family

If you’re looking for inspiration for pushchair-friendly walks and easy outings in time for the summer holidays, a Yorkshire disability charity may have the answer for you! Open Country offers…

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Abbey House Museum Summer Stories

Sensory Storytime 2 Aug 10.30 – 11.30am Free. Booking required. Our Sensory Storytime at Abbey House Museum is for families with additional needs who want to take part in our…

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Bradford Libraries: Summer Reading Challenge 2024 – Marvellous Makers

Children can get creative with this year’s Summer Reading Challenge, Marvellous Makers! The Summer Reading Challenge is a free holiday activity for children. It’s all about reading for fun, aiming to improve…

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What’s Going on at Harewood?

Harewood’s new play area We know you’re as excited as we are for a new play area at Harewood. Our planning application is being considered by Leeds Council right now…

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Keep Cool and Journey On: Why Car Shades Are a Must-Have ‘Parent Hack’ For Heatwaves

As parents, we all want to ensure that our little ones are safe and comfortable, especially during a heatwave that can quickly turn car journeys into another parent challenge. Traditional…

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Kirkstall Abbey – Summer Specials

More activities this Summer at Kirkstall Abbey Get Arty in the Abbey 7, 14, 21, 29 Aug 10 – 11.30am Free for Leeds residents/included with admission, drop in. Wednesday mornings…

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