days out near hitchin

Rainy Day Ideas Around Hitchin

Rainy today? Don’t panic! Obviously you can always don your wellies and head out for a splash, but if you want to try and stay out of the rain, here are some ideas for you! From soft play to museums and even pet shops, This Hitchin Mummy has you covered!

Your local Play Areas in Hitchin

We have lots of fantastic play areas in Hitchin with a range of play surfaces and equipment meaning there is somewhere for all ages and all weathers! This guide includes a handy Google Map of our local parks – a perfect free day out with the kids. A brief description and images of the parks are below too – where will you visit first?

Summer Holidays 2017: What’s On Week 6

Here’s your guide to what’s on for the sixth week of the Summer Holidays running from Saturday 26th August – Friday 1st September. For all Summer Read More

Beach Day Trips from Hitchin

Whilst Hitchin is a wonderful place the one thing we don’t have is a coastline nearby! I love going to the beach and if you’re prepared to drive for a couple of hours there are lots of beaches available to you. Here are a selection to get you started..

Splash Parks open for the Summer!

Just in time for the May Day bank holiday, North Hertfordshire’s interactive water splash parks are due to spring into action! On Saturday 29th April, Read More

Review: Belton House, Grantham

About Belton House Belton House is a National Trust property just outside Grantham featuring an English country home, formal Italian and Dutch gardens and an Read More

Where to Pick Your Own this Summer

The strawberries in my garden are making great progress (if I can keep the slugs away, that is…!) If you want someone else to do the dirty work though, why not just pick them? The fruit picking season starts in June (weather depending) and here’s where to go in our local area…