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  • Festival-inspired circus skills toys

    Inspired by festivals this summer and fancy trying slacklining, juggling or other circus skills at home? Check out experts Oddballs, in Brighton and online.

  • Worth School, Turners Hill

    Muddy says: With a Benedictine tradition and a strong international focus, this co-ed boarding and day school near Gatwick seeks to produce pupils with a cosmopolitan outlook.

  • Eyes skyward for Airbourne

    Here’s a lifesaver if you’re flagging from entertaining kids this school hols and a fun day out even if you’re not. Best of all it’s free! Airbourne can be seen from right along the seafront at Eastbourne until Sunday with jet and parachute display teams, wing walkers and more dropping in (quite literally in the case of the parachutists!) I […]

  • Importance of kids’ role play

    Role play is a big part of being a kid - but there's a lot more to it than just donning a firefighter's hat and pretending to be the hero. Here are six valuable skills your child learns through role play.

  • What’s On: Sussex school summer hols

    40 family-friendly events for you across Sussex and nearby including free stuff and drop offs

  • Outdoor theatre in Sussex 2019

    There's something magical about theatre alfresco. Make memories at these open air shows in Sussex and nearby this summer.

  • Bede's senior school review

    Bede’s Senior School, Upper Dicker, Hailsham

    Muddy says: Fabulous boarding facilities and innovations from a ‘day boarder’ concept to a pupil-run mini zoo help set this senior school apart.

  • Vinehall, Robertsbridge

    Muddy says: A recent shake-up of the curriculum will entice parents seeking a progressive style of education for their child, besides small class sizes and beautiful views.

  • What’s On for Half Term in Sussex

    25 + Things to Do across Sussex over Half Term featuring aliens, pirates, princesses, Romans and pop divas, a race day, food feasting, graffiti, a bat walk, crafts, trails, historical reenactments and plenty more.

  • The Highdown

    This recently refurbished hotel combines formal and casual eating spots and charming secret gardens

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