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Win 1 of 2 exclusive SHAUN THE SHEEP: THE MOVIE backpacks filled with fab goodies

May 25 2015
SHAUN the sheep prize BUNDLE competition

From Aardman, the creators of Wallace & Gromit and Chicken Run, SHAUN THE SHEEP: THE MOVIE will be available to own from 1st June 2015. Taking an astounding £13m at the UK box office, the critically acclaimed SHAUN THE SHEEP: THE MOVIE is the hugely popular British animation that has delighted fans of all ages. London Mums have two SHAUN THE SHEEP backpacks filled with Shaun the Sheep goodies and DVDs.

When SHAUN decides to take the day off and have some fun, he gets a little more action than he bargained for! SHAUN’s mischief inadvertently leads to The Farmer being taken away from the farm, to the Big City …

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Recipes: How to Throw a Ravioli Party

May 23 2015
How to Throw a Ravioli Party collage

Cooking with children is fun and educational. But if you turn it into a party they will love you forever. Here is a brilliant post that shows you How to Throw a Ravioli Party. It can even become the theme for a Birthday Party. The recipes have been extracted from Noodle Kids by Jonathon Sawyer, published by Quarry Books (£15.99).

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Win a family ticket to the War and Peace Revival at Folkestone Racecourse 22-26 July 2015

May 22 2015
War and peace revival competition

One lucky family (2+2) can join us on any one day of the War and Peace Revival show at Folkestone Racecourse 22-26 July 2015 and enjoy afternoon tea in our vintage Spitfire tea room plus a 1940s hair make for mum, courtesy of the Hairaid Shelter!

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Win 1 of 5 copies of Disney Into The Woods Blu-Ray

May 21 2015
Into The Woods Blu Ray London Mums magazine competition


To mark the Blu-ray™ and DVD release of Disney’s musical masterpiece INTO THE WOODS, families can take part in a half-term treat by stepping into Heartwood Forest to take part in an INTO THE WOODS themed trail. This self-led activity trail run in partnership with The Woodland Trust, will take place from Sunday 24 – Sunday 31 May 2015 next to the Magical Wood planted by Disney Stores, where families can explore all 50 acres of the natural broadleaf woodland and meadows in a fun and imaginative way.

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Film review: Disney’s Tomorrowland starring George Clooney

May 20 2015
Tomorrowland poster_UK

To visualise Disney’s Tomorrowland think Back to the Future meets Star Trek meets War Games. Everyone would certainly agree with executive producer Jeff Jensen who describes new Disney’s live action film Tomorrowland A World Beyond ‘a quintessential Disney movie’. Even before hearing Jensen say that, I very much felt the same about Tomorrowland. What does it mean ‘a quintessential Disney movie’? I went through a discovery journey involving a brief encounter with the film star George Clooney and here is what I found out. Tomorrowland A World Beyond will take audiences (including children over 8) on a thrill ride of nonstop adventures through new dimensions that have only been dreamed of when it opens in the UK on 22 May 2015.

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