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Holidays & days out with the kids

Family holidays and things to do with kids in family-friendly Britain

Plan days out with the kids with our inspirational ideas for things to do and places to go with kids in the UK. Family holidays in Britain are full of surprise and adventure, and with so many great family deals available your days out with the kids will be special and memorable.

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Zoos have been popular in Britain since the 19th century, in fact the world's first reptile house,...

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Picnics spots in the UK

There's no better way to spend a quiet day than having a picnic with your family. Britain is home...

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Family beaches

Britain's coastline stretches for over 9,000 miles and is covered by beautiful beaches and bays...

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Rainy days out

No, it doesn't rain all the time in Britain! But when it does, it's good to know there's loads to...


Wildlife spotting

If your family are animal lovers, take them on a wildlife trip. There's plenty to do - from whale and dolphin spotting to swimming with seals and badger watching. Wildlife trips are a great experience, and one they definitely won't forget.

Safari parks

Spend a day with your family at one of Britain's fabulous safari parks. More recently safari parks have enjoyed a surge of popularity and offer a fantastic chance to see wild and exotic animals roaming free.

Theme parks


For a unique family outing, there's nowhere better than Legoland.

Theme parks in the UK

If you want an adrenaline-packed day, take your family to one of Britain's fantastic theme parks. There's so much to do that none of you will want to leave!