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Riverbourne Community Farm

Muddy says: A big thumbs up for Wiltshire’s only free to visit community farm, perfect for a Mudlet day out

Activities

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Vaughan’s Cookery School

Muddy says: Need a hand sharpening those culinary skills? We love Vaughan's cool, calm and inventive approach to getting your cooking back on track

Activities

Bowood House

Muddy says: The most positively perfect place for a day out with the kids, with gardens to die for and adventure playgrounds galore

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The Garden at Miserden

Muddy says: A huge green thumbs up to this stunning, timeless garden, with tip-top events including outdoor theatre and a pop-up restaurant. Oh, and you can stay over too!

B&B

Princess Lavender

Muddy says: Having a kids' party? You'll need Princess Lavender to set the scene!

Kids

Longleat

Muddy says: Could this be the very best family day out in the whole of Wilts? Yup, we reckon so!

Activities

Monkey World

Muddy says: Fancy an ethical, educational yet super-enjoyable day out for the kids? Monkey World has it all

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Marlborough College Summer School

Muddy says: Got a long summer holiday ahead of you to fill? No worries, Mudsters - we've got you covered

Camps & Courses

Water Babies

Muddy says: Ah, sweet! We love love love these fab swimming classes for little ones and their mums. And Dads...

Activities

New Brewery Arts

Muddy says: There's lots of Muddy love for this quirky hub of crafty, inspired creativeness. Classes, courses, workshops, gallery and, of course, a cafe

Arts Centres

Lucas Jet Parties

Muddy says: A massive thumbs up to this brilliant and bonkers circus entertainment company, perfect for kids parties!

Activities

Splash of Colour

Muddy says: Get creative at this little gem in the heart of Salisbury. Kids' parties, rainy day sessions, baby's footprints (too cute)...it's all here.

Cafes

Cotswold Discovery Trail

Muddy says: We love this really cool new way to get out and about, exploring the Cotswolds

Activities

Pure Punjabi

Muddy says: We love this amazing mother and daughter team, whose fab company offers Indian cookery courses, home meal kits and wedding event catering

Caterers

Cheddar Gorge & Caves

Muddy says: Cheddar Gorge-ous more like, with wildlife and views up on the cliff top; awesome rock formations and evidence of prehistoric humans down in the caves

Activities

Theatreland Workshop

Muddy says: Got Mudlets between 7 – 17 who were born to go on the stage? Then look no further - we've got the course for you!

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School of Wizardry

Muddy says: Calling all Witches, Wizards, Warlocks and everything in between. The School Of Wizardry is here!

Camps & Courses

Kids Arcade

Muddy says: On a mission to bring super cool, stylish kids’ clothes to the countryside, we can’t get enough of this pop-up shopping sensation.

Children

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The Parenting Partnership

Muddy says: We love this lifeline to parents which offers courses, workshops and one-to-one consultations that give you the tools to raise confident, happy and resilient kids.

Kids

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Kowalah

Muddy says: No more babysitters falling asleep on the sofa while your kids stay up all night (yes, that happened to me.) Kowalah are here to put the fun into sitting

Babysitting Services

Cotswold Farm Park

Muddy says: We just love this super farm (home of celebrity farmer Adam Henson, don’t you know) that delivers off-the-scale cute baby animals and 360-degree agricultural entertainment.

Activities

Party on a Plate

Muddy says: Take the pain out of kids' parties and get this lot to do EVERYTHING for you. Love love love it!

Cake Makers

Born to Parent

Muddy say: We love this innovative, flexible approach to classic ante-natal and post-natal courses - you tell Born To Parent what you need and they'll do it!

Babies

Ducklings Toyshop

Muddy says: We love this local, colourful toyshop with tip top toys at great prices

Kids

Rush Skatepark

Muddy says: If you’re looking for a blast of wheely good fun, this award-winning skatepark in Brimscombe near Stroud will get the pulse racing!

Activities

When Lulu Met Weasel

Muddy says: Utterly gorgeous to-die-for children's teepees, handmade in Wiltshire by Sarah Phillips-Chirwa.

Babies

Toucan Toucan

Muddy says: We love love love these oh-so-cute genderless kids' pjs, made from ethical organic cotton, natch.

Children

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