How to spend a weekend in Berwick-upon-Tweed with kids

Berwick-upon-Tweed was the first stop on our motorhome tour this summer and with hindsight I wish we’d spent longer there. This often underrated town has a huge amount to offer families for a few days and lots of affordable accommodation. We stayed in the caravan park in the beautiful grounds of Paxton House near the town, but there is also …

The best autism-friendly days out in Yorkshire for summer 2020

Are you worried about the summer holidays or does six weeks feel like it’ll be a breeze after four months of lockdown/shielding/restricted movement? There’s no doubt that the Covid-19 pandemic has kiboshed most events this summer and SEN-specific activities have been particularly hit hard. However, if you live in West Yorkshire, I’ve scoured the internet to find the autism-friendly activities …

21 of the best family walks in Yorkshire under two miles

I’ve been on a mission for the last three months. A mission to find some new family-friendly walks. For us, that means they need to be two miles or under, ideally with no roads or safety hazards. That way, we’re out in the fresh air for a couple of hours – ideally with a picnic or hot chocolate en route …

10 unusual ideas for autism-friendly days out in 2020

Are you bored of doing the same activities every weekend? Do you wish you could do different activities in supportive environments? Would you like your New Year’s Resolution to be to try new things? Me too, so you’ve come to the right place. To start off the new decade, I’ve put together 10 unusual ideas for autism-friendly days out in …