GN at home

While we are closed we thought you might enjoy some suggestions of Great Northern things you can do at home.

Forest Tots Week 8 – Bubbles

LITTLE Kids with BIG Bubbles: Outdoor Fun with Tots Following on from last week’s nature potions, this...

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Make Polish Silesian Dumplings with Platzki

Platzki is our Polish restaurant on our Deansgate Mews. These guys cook up modern Polish food and have a...

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Missing Our Giant Sandpit? Some Ideas for Sand Play at Home

With this warm weather we are remembering our giant sandpit! We loved seeing kids (of all ages!) play in the...

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Forest Tots Online Week 1: Hungry Birds! – A Nature-Inspired Play Idea for Under 5s

Spring has finally sprung. The trees are in blossom, the birds are nesting, and the days are warm. In that...

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Make James Martin’s Sticky Toffee Pudding at Home

If you are missing your fix of James Martin Manchester we have a treat for you here that we have borrowed...

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Forest Tots Online Week 2 – Gardening with Tots

GARDENING WITH TOTS I just love gardening, don’t you? The satisfaction of carefully nurturing something...

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Forest Tots Online Week 3 – Mud Play with Tots

MUD PLAY WITH TOTS Messing about in mud is one of my favourite things to do. Plus, it is good for you. Did...

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Life Centre North Virtual Yoga Studio

Life Centre North have now taken their yoga classes online so you can join in from your living room! They...

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Forest Tots Online Week 4 – Leaf Activities

LEAF ACTIVITIES FOR TOTS There are so many leaf activities that you can do with your tot. The differences...

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Forest Tots Week 5 – Small World Play for Tots

SMALL WORLD PLAY FOR TOTS There are not many things more magical than having a miniature world of your...

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James Martin: Store Cupboard Waffle Berry Pie!

We spotted this tasty little treat from the chefs at James Martin Manchester and thought would share here......

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Forest Tots Week 6 – Outdoor Music Activities for Tots

OUTDOOR MUSIC ACTIVITIES FOR TOTS With less competition from human activity, the sweet sounds of spring...

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Forest Tots Week 7 – Nature Potions with Tots

NATURE POTIONS WITH TOTS Every child starts life as a natural scientist. Making nature potions is a...

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