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The London Borough Market is 1,000 years old!

Oct 01 2014
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Markets are so fascinating. When I visit a foreign country the first thing I do to find out how people live there is to visit a local market or a street market. The Borough Market is probably my favourite market in London and this year it marks 1,000 years.

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Win 1 of 2 copies of MR. PEABODY & SHERMAN Blu-Ray

Oct 01 2014
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London Mums are giving away two copies of this hilarious comedy-adventure, DreamWorks Animation’s MR. PEABODY & SHERMAN!

Mr. Peabody (Ty Burrell: Modern Family) is an inventor, scientist and genius who just happens to be a dog. With his son Sherman, he will embark on the most extraordinary adventure imaginable as they race against time to repair history and save the future. Sit back and go WABAC to experience the ultimate joy ride and loads of laughs when MR. PEABODY & SHERMAN arrives on Digital HD™ on 15th September and on Blu-ray 3D™, Blu-ray™ and DVD on 6th October 2014.

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Win 1 of 3 pairs of tickets to the World Premiere of The Rewrite starring Hugh Grant!

Sep 30 2014
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To celebrate the forthcoming release of Hugh Grant’s new rom-com The Rewrite, in cinemas 8th October 2014, London Mums is giving three readers  the chance to win tickets to the World Premiere of the film in London, Tuesday 7th October 2014.

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October 2014 Newsletter – Halloween Special activities with kids

Sep 30 2014

Dear London Mums

Our Winter magazine issue will be out soon – watch this space!

It will include exclusive interviews with Karren Brady, Sir Quentin Blake as well as Baking TV star Cat Dresser, Chef Aldo Zilli and Agony Aunt Dr Ellie Cannon (with her tips to help us out with all our health dilemmas).

At the end of October we’ll have another half term and entertaining the kids during the Halloween should not be too hard considering in London there’s so much happening and lots of events are FREE. Check our EVENTS’ CALENDAR or our ACTIVITIES SECTION as well as our Halloween Special below for inspiration on things to do. If you decide traveling across London is too stressful for you and your young children then check our GET CREATIVE SECTION (including Halloween Craft with links below) with tips for indoor activities.

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Talented Young Football Players wanted!

Sep 29 2014

Roehampton Rangers Football Club (RRFC) was founded in 2008. It has established London kids’ football teams in all age groups. There are currently 4 squads of boys covering the age groups of Under 11 to Under 15. Between all different squads there are over 70 boys registered with the club.

My son’s under 9 team is enjoying the training and the championship a lot.

RRFC  is currently recruiting talented Young Football Players (boys and girls) interested in joining the teams and playing in the local championships. It is great fun for the kids who can learn social skills on top of a brilliant sport.

RRFC is affiliated to the Surrey FA and is a member of the Surrey Youth League

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