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.

An Exclusive Look at World Of Their Own’s New Site!

Welcome World of Their Own to their new home at Hornbeam Park Harrogate!  They’ll be swinging open those saloon doors this weekend for pre-booked parties but their official opening day will be Tuesday 4th February! World of Their Own have been based out in Bishop Monkton at The Grass Roots since 2018 but have now…

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Internet Safeguarding Basics for Parents 

Internet Safeguarding Basics for Parents, Guest Blog written by Hayley Towers (Director of Phase 4 Computers)     These days children are pretty much brought up with technology surgically attached to their hands. More and more we are seeing our households and our lives being connected online, whilst this makes the world a smaller place and…

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Supermum Launches Nanny Agency in Yorkshire and Lincolnshire

Sophia Rojas brings Harmony at Home Nanny Agency to Yorkshire and Lincolnshire families. Sophia, mum of three and seasoned Nanny employer has acquired the North East arm of the award-winning Employment Agency Harmony at Home. Born and raised in the Humber area, Sophia is ideally positioned to meet with clients face to face, offering a…

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Harrogate Does Denim for Dementia – Friday 24th January 2020

Do you know anyone who is or has been affected by Dementia or Alzheimer’s? It’s an awful disease which can strip a person of all that they are right in front of your eyes and there is currently no cure. Anna McIntee is the Alzheimer’s Society Ambassador for Harrogate and has written a blog about…

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New website gives mums a voice in development of local maternity services

West Yorkshire and Harrogate Health and Care Partnership (WY&H HCP) has launched a new website platform for teams of women and their families, commissioners and maternity staff who are working together to develop local maternity care. Part of the NHS national Better Births strategy and the Local Maternity System (LMS) action plan, Maternity Voices Partnerships (MVPs) are…

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Your chance to sparkle with White Diamond Dance lessons in Harrogate

Advertising Feature for White Diamond Dance Studios Inspired by Strictly Come Dancing and interested in trying out ballroom dancing yourself? Why not join James White and his team at White Diamond Dance Studios. With a lifetimes experience in dance and entertainment, James and his team have been running dance classes in Harrogate for over 11 years….

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Step up for a marathon in a month challenge

Want to get motivated to keep fit in 2020? Saint Michael’s hospice is setting a feel-good New Year challenge to help people get outside, get fit and make a difference – one step at a time! The Marathon in a Month challenge invites people to complete 26.2 miles between January 20 and February 20th, by…

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Independent Schools Open Days

If you’re looking at sending your child to one of the many brilliant Independent Schools in the area then we’d really recommend going along to their open days!   See our Schools open days page here for further information & for open days later in 2020 Queen Ethelburga’s January 18th 10.30am – 3pm,  Senior School…

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New Year Priorities: Coppice Valley

With the New Year upon us, it’s that time of year when everyone is talking about resolutions. A quick internet search can provide you with hundreds of ideas of things to give up – meat, alcohol, dairy, carbs, chocolate, sugar – the list goes on. But how many of us can say that they have…

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Birthday Parties at The Little Gym Harrogate

HURRY! OUR BIRTHDAY SLOTS ARE FILLING UP FAST… BOOK IN JANUARY TO RECEIVE £50 OFF!  You might know that here at The Little Gym Harrogate we have serious fun in our gymnastic classes and our camps. But did you also know that we also host birthday parties for Children aged 1 to 11 years of…

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