Blog » Month: August 2018

Full list of nominees for the 2018 Harrogate Mumbler awards

We are busy doing the final count of all of the nominations to find out who made it to the finals in 2018, but in the meantime, are any of you interested to find out if you were nominated? See below for the full list of nominations. Congratulations to all of those who were nominated….

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Is your “baby” starting school this September?

I often think the start of the school year is a bit like Christmas – always surprises us by coming around so quickly. No sooner have we stopped worrying about how we are going to keep our little ones occupied without the help of all the amazing pre-school groups we become regulars at and sorted…

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HOW DO YOU KNOW IF YOUR CHILD NEEDS A BRACE?

Guest blog by Specialist Orthodontist, Dr. Megan Hatfield at The Raglan Suite We all watch our little ones carefully as they grow and that includes the way their teeth are developing. Whether or not their child will need a brace is one of the most common questions that parents put to dentists. As a Specialist…

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Celebrations At Harrogate Ladies’ College As Pupils Achieve Excellent A Level Results

    Pupils at Harrogate Ladies’ College are today celebrating excellent A level results which saw the number of A*-B grades reach 70%, an increase on last year when the school topped the Harrogate league tables based on average point score per academic entry. Pupils at the school achieved twice the number of A* grades…

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Holidays with a toddler

Mumblers resident blogger Kayti Mewis has just returned from her first abroad trip with her daughter. To say that she was aprehensive was an understatement… “After 22 months we’ve finally done it and had our first family holiday abroad. And you know what – it wasn’t as awful as I expected.  I never really saw…

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Things to do in Harrogate for families

If you’re visiting Harrogate for the first time with your family, firstly, a big friendly Harrogate Mumbler welcome – and secondly – good choice! Harrogate is such a lovely town and it’s totally geared up for families!  If doesn’t matter if you’re looking for something to do in Harrogate with a toddler or your baby,…

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Schools out for summer!!!

  So, the question that most people are asking is ‘when the best time is to buy new school shoes’. The answer is now!! We love to see happy feet and want children to be comfortable and happy too with their latest shoes. School shoes tend to send many parents into a mad panic in…

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Mumbler Reviews Technology in Play

Technology in Play Harrogate are a new holiday camps, running weekly on a Wednesday from the library at the fantastic new Harrogate High School. Each week is themed around a different aspect of STEAM technologies (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Maths) 🤖 TiP Saturday Sessions are open for booking now 🤖 Sessions Jr (3-6 years) Saturday 9.30-10.15am…

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Top tips for a fun and hassle-free family day out in York

Advertising Feature from York Park & Ride Lucy Oates, a freelance journalist and mum based in East Yorkshire, shares her top tips for a fun and hassle-free family day out in York: With its many museums, galleries, theatres, festivals and other attractions, York is a favourite day trip destination for my family and I and,…

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“I scream, you scream, we all scream for Ice-cream”!

The sun has firmly got his hat on and doesn’t look like he’s going anywhere for a while. So here at Harrogate Mumbler we’ve put together a little review of some fun days out in and around Harrogate, which all incorporate one of my favourite things – ice cream! It’s a tough job, but all…

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Beningbrough Hall NEW play equipment – A Mumbler Review

We recently had to cut our holiday short due to bad weather we’ve had in the last few days (camping in the rain at Filey can be endured for a while but not much fun for more than a couple of days!) so we found ourselves with a ‘bonus’ family day yesterday and decided to…

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