Creative party and craft ideas with all the supplies you need. W: kidzcraft.co.uk Read More →Read more.
Different toys and other fun things for boys who want to discover, build and conquer the world around them. W:Read more.
‘Bee Aware’ At Balmoral With National Trust
The National Trust, Northern Ireland’s leading conservation charity, is calling on people to ‘Bee Aware’, encouraging everyone to get involvedRead more.
‘Safer Schools’ App Now Available for Children and Young People
The Department of Education Northern Ireland ‘Safer Schools’ digital safeguarding app is available, for the first time, to children andRead more.
‘Snap the Cig’ winners
Seven primary schools have each won a new iPad in a ‘Snap the Cig’ photo competition. They are: Hill CroftRead more.
‘Tis The Season
Mum-of-four Rebecca Reid is asking what Christmas really means to families… Every family has their own Christmas traditions, but every nowRead more.
‘TIS THE SEASON FOR SUSTAINABILITY
In 2019 both the UK and Ireland governments declared climate emergencies – so it’s never been more important for familiesRead more.
“Alexa, Read A Bedtime Story”
New research has revealed that one in four (23%) of parents in Northern Ireland have swapped books for tech at bedtime,Read more.
“Major failings” found in Special Educational Needs across NI
Northern Ireland’s education system is under “extreme pressure” and “cannot fulfil its obligation” to all children with special educational needsRead more.
Author and mum-of-four from Bangor, Rebecca Reid,is teaching her kids the concept of gratitude and that good things come fromRead more.
#FibreFebruary: Up Yours
Neill’s Flour want families across Northern Ireland to make a date of a different kind this February, as it’s timeRead more.
£1 Million Immersive Attraction At W5 Will Truly AMAZE
W5, Northern Ireland’s Science and Discovery Centre, has launched a new £1m fully immersive digital attraction that will take theRead more.
121 Music School 🗺
66b Main Street, Moira, Craigavon, BT67 0LQ T: 07892 497433 W: 121drumschool.com Lessons are taught by professional drummer Liam McGorry.Read more.
1st For Fun
Bouncy castle and inflatable hire in Carrickfergus, Newtownabbey and Belfast T: 07739 796017 W: 1stforfun.co.ukRead More →Read more.
A Little Helping Hand
A wonderful new tandem cookbook that enables parents and children to cook together, My Little Sous Chef, introduces kids toRead more.
A Parent’s Guide To Online Age Verification
Alastair Graham, CEO of AgeChecked explains how we all have a role to play when it comes to safeguarding ourRead more.
A Perfect Celebration
If you’ve been inspired by The Great British Bake Off to banish the shop-bought and brave making your own birthdayRead more.
A Stop To Smacking
Ending physical punishment of children and meeting international human rights standards has been highlighted at an event in Belfast organisedRead more.
A1 Tuition 🗺
39 Hollybrook Manor, Newtownabbey, BT36 7XR T: 028 9084 9793 / 07720 074193 W: mathstutorbelfast.co.uk One to one maths tuitionRead more.
Family Media Group is Northern Ireland’s market-leading family media group, comprising the monthly magazine Ni4kids, this website ni4kids.com, the FamilyRead more.
Academy Dance Studio 🗺
4c John Mitchel Place, Newry, BT34 2BP T: 07542 727123 W: facebook.com/AcademyDanceStudio Read More →Read more.
NI Regional Office T: 028 9023 3002 Armagh T: 028 3833 4781 Ballymena T: 028 9033 9944 Belfast T: 028 9033 9944 L/Derry T:Read more.
ACHIEVE A POSITIVE DIGITAL LIFE BALANCE THIS NEW YEAR
Vodafone and famous mum, solo artist, radio presenter and Spice Girl Emma Bunton have joined forces to launch the VodafoneRead more.
Acorns Private Daycare Nursery 🗺
64 Doagh Road, Newtownabbey, BT37 9NY T: 028 9096 8585 W: acornsnurserynewtownabbey.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Action Deaf Youth 🗺
385-387 Holywood Road Belfast, BT4 2LS T: 028 9099 2779 W: actiondeafyouth.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Action for Children NI 🗺
10 Heron Rd, Belfast BT3 9LE T: 028 9046 0500 E: firstname.lastname@example.org W: actionforchildren.org.uk/spareroom Fostering – it’s all about stickabilityRead more.
Action For Children Sleep Out Against Youth Homelessness
David Meade has worked his magic to help launch Action for Children’s ‘Byte Night’ sleep out with Byte Night BoardRead more.
Action MS 🗺
Knockbracken Healthcare Park, Saintfield Rd, Belfast, BT8 8BH T: 028 9079 0707 W: actionms.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Action on Hearing Loss Northern Ireland 🗺
Harvester House 4-8 Adelaide Street, Belfast, BT2 8GA T: 028 9023 9619 W: actiononhearingloss.org.ukRead More →Read more.
Action Plan for Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services
The Department of Health has published a draft Action Plan for mental health services and support for children and youngRead more.
Actions Speak Louder Than Words
By Alan Meban What advice would I give my 25-year-old self? That question rattled around my head for days onRead more.
Activity Toys Coleraine 🗺
Unit F9, Sperrin Business Park, Ballycastle Rd, Coleraine, BT52 2DH T: 028 7035 2110 W: activitytoys.bizRead More →Read more.
ADF Party Time Entertainment 🗺
11 Shelling Hill, Ravarnet, Lisburn BT27 5NZ T: 028 9266 3677 Mobile: 07990 680406 W: adfpartytime.co.uk Premier supplier of qualityRead more.
Adolescent Fostering Partnership 🗺
83 Shankill Road, Belfast, BT13 1FD T: 028 9504 0302 W: adoptionandfostering.hscni.net Adolescent Fostering Partnership is a partnership between Barnardo’sRead more.
Adrienne Bell Swimming Specialist 🗺
60a Glebe Rd, Hillsborough, BT26 6NG T: 07775 532572 W: abellswimsuccess.com Swimming Lessons for all ages. Read More →Read more.
Adventures Day Nursery 🗺
146 Glen Road, Belfast, BT11 8BN T: 028 9060 4901 W: adventuresdaynursery.comRead More →Read more.
Advice NI 🗺
Rushfield Avenue, Belfast, BT7 3FP T: 028 9064 5919 W: adviceni.net Advice NI, a registered charity founded in 1995, existsRead more.
Aghalee Tae Kwon Do Club 🗺
Aghalee Village Hall, Lurgan Road, Aghalee T: 07808 369389 W: aghaleetaekwondoclub.com Affiliated with UTA (United Taekwondo Association), and British Taekwondo. ClassesRead more.
Units 3-5, South Circular Retail Park, Newtownards Road, Bangor, BT19 7AG T: 028 9185 7306 W: air-tastic.comRead More →Read more.
Aisling Daycare 🗺
Unit 3, Aisling Business Park, Hannahstown Hill, Belfast, BT17 0LT T: 028 9060 0155 W: aislingdaycare.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Alderman Tommy Patton Memorial Park 🗺
Inverary Avenue, Holywood Road, BT4 1RN T: 028 9049 1813 W: belfastcity.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Alex and Alexa
Global style destination for kids. Hailed as the ‘Net-a-Porter for under 14-year-olds’. W: alexandalexa.comRead More →Read more.
All Aboard! Belfast’s Looking Shipshape for a Weekend of Maritime Fun 🗓 🗺
The magnificent masts of the Tall Ships will soon return to our skyline, signaling one of Belfast’s favourite familyRead more.
All About Party Bags
The UK’s largest provider of filled party bags and ready-made pass the parcels. W: allaboutpartybags.co.uk Read More →Read more.
All about space
To celebrate the launch of Spacebase, W5’s new multi-sensory activity zone for three to 11-year-olds, this issue we are discoveringRead more.
W: allaboutpartybags.co.uk The UK’s largest provider of filled party bags and ready-made pass the parcels. Read More →Read more.
Almost a Quarter of Children’s Daily Diet Contains ‘Junk’ Food
Almost a quarter of Northern Irish children’s daily diet consists of ‘Junk’ foods such as crisps, biscuits, cakes, sweets andRead more.
Amazing Summer Camps For Kids
The long hazy days of July and August are the perfect time to encourage your child to develop a hobbyRead more.
Amphitheatre Wellness Centre 🗺
Prince William Way, Carrickfergus, BT38 7HP T: 028 9335 8342 W: midandeastantrim.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
An Audio Letter From Santa Has Made This Four-Year-Old’s Christmas Magical
At just four years old, little Ursula Daly from Armagh has ensured 26 eye operations and has been on countlessRead more.
An Early Present from P&O Ferries
Light up Christmas this year with the gift of travel and adventure. P&O Ferries is offering families the gift ofRead more.
And So To Bed…
It’s back to the classroom for our primary school children but teaching them about the importance of a good night’sRead more.
Angel Eyes NI 🗺
City East Business Centre Room 206, 68-72 Newtownards Road Belfast, BT4 1GW T: 028 9094 1632 W: angeleyesni.orgRead More →Read more.
Angels Children Day Care 🗺
33 Fortwilliam Park, Belfast, BT15 4AP T: 028 9077 7171 W: angelsdaycare.org.ukRead More →Read more.
Antenatal Pilates 🗺
Pilates Studio, 17 Wynchurch Park, Belfast T: 07919 172941 W: neilpilates.comRead More →Read more.
Antrim Castle Gardens & Clotworthy House 🗺
Randalstown Road, BT41 4LH T: 028 9448 1338 W: antrimandnewtownabbey.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Antrim Castle Gardens 🗺
Randalstown Road, Antrim BT41 4LH T: 028 9448 1338 W: antrimandnewtownabbey.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Antrim Forum 🗺
Lough Rd, Antrim, BT41 4DQ T: 028 9446 4131 W: antrimandnewtownabbey.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Antrim Fun and Amusements
17 Meadow Drive, BT41 2AJ T: 07711 167537 W: antrimfun.comRead More →Read more.
Antrim Lough Shore Park 🗺
Lough Road, Antrim BT41 4DG T: 028 9442 8331 W: antrimandnewtownabbey.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Apollo Kidz 🗺
14-16 Castlereagh Road, Belfast, BT5 5FP T: 028 9543 4474 W: facebook.com/apollokidzbelfast Specialised training in singing and drama specifically designedRead more.
Applications sought for School Governors across Northern Ireland
A new campaign has been launched today to encourage applications to the role of school governors. The Boards of GovernorsRead more.
Ardmore Recreation Centre 🗺
Ballynahonemore Road, Armagh, BT60 1JD T: 028 3751 8384 W: armaghbanbridgecraigavon.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Ards Arts Centre 🗺
Ards Arts Centre, Town Hall, Conway Square, Newtownards, BT23 4NP T: 028 9181 0803 W: ardsarts.com Art classes and events for kids andRead more.
Ards Leisure Centre 🗺
William Street, Newtownards T: 028 9181 2837 W: ardsandnorthdown.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Ark Open Farm 🗺
The Grange, Bangor Road, Newtownards BT23 7PH T: 028 9182 0445 W: thearkopenfarm.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Ark Open Farm 🗺
296 Bangor Road, Newtownards, BT23 7PH T: 028 9182 0445 W: thearkopenfarm.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council – Portadown People’s Park 🗺
51 Park Road Portadown BT62 1DS T: 028 3831 2597 W: https://www.armaghbanbridgecraigavon.gov.uk/ F: https://www.facebook.com/armaghbanbridgecraigavon/ T: https://twitter.com/abcb_council For a fun familyRead more.
Armagh County Museum 🗺
The Mall East, Armagh, BT61 9BE T: 028 3752 3070 W: visitarmagh.comRead More →Read more.
Armagh Planetarium 🗺
College Hill, Armagh, BT61 9DB T: 028 3752 3689 W: armaghplanet.comRead More →Read more.
Arty Parties On The Island 🗺
Island Arts Centre, Lagan Valley Island, Lisburn BT27 4RL T: 028 9250 9509 W: islandartscentre.comRead More →Read more.
Ask The Expert Health Q&A: Bed Wetting
For over 15 years Alicia Eaton has been helping children, and their parents, achieve their dream of a dry night.Read more.
Ask The Pharmacist : Warts and Verrucae
Warts are small, rough lumps or growths on your skin that most people, witches and Gruffalos will get at someRead more.
Ask the Pharmacist: Acne
Acne is one of the most common types of skin conditions. It is most widespread among older children, teenagers andRead more.
Ask The Pharmacist: Cold Sores
Cold sores are painful, irritating, fluid-filled blisters that occur around the lips. They are caused by infection with the HerpesRead more.
Ask The Pharmacist: Headlice
When children return to school after the holidays we often see a real uplift in requests for advice on detectionRead more.
Ask The Pharmacist: Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) affects around one in five people in the UK. You can develop IBS at any age,Read more.
Ask The Pharmacist: Norovirus
Norovirus is the most common stomach bug in the UK. Infection can happen at any time of the year butRead more.
Ask The Pharmacist: Raynaud’s Disease
Raynaud’s disease is a syndrome where the small blood vessels in the extremities of the patient are over-sensitive to changesRead more.
Ask The Pharmacist: Threadworms
Threadworms are extremely common in school age children – it is estimated that up to 50 per cent of childrenRead more.
Ask The Pharmacist: Weight Loss
If your New Year’s resolution is to lose some weight then a great place to start is your local pharmacyRead more.
Athletics NI 🗺
Mary Peters Track, Upper Malone Road, BT9 5PR T: 028 9060 2707 W: athleticsni.orgRead More →Read more.
Aunt Sandra’s Candy Factory 🗺
60 Castlereagh Road, Belfast BT5 5FP T: 028 9073 2868 W: auntsandras.comRead More →Read more.
Aunt Sandra’s Sweet Factory & Tours 🗺
60 Castlereagh Road, Belfast, BT5 5FP T: 028 9073 2868 W: auntsandras.comRead More →Read more.
Autism NI 🗺
Knockbracken Healthcare Park, Saintfield Road, Belfast, BT8 8BH T: 028 9040 1729 W: autismni.orgRead More →Read more.
The school summer holidays are now just a distant happy memory so are you already dreaming of your next greatRead more.
Away With Angst
Anxiety in children is not a new condition and it is perfectly normal for children to develop specific fears andRead more.
Baby Massage & Reflexology 🗺
Comber Leisure Centre, Castle Street, Comber, BT23 5DY T: 07731 310343 W: amandagourleyholistictherapist.weebly.comRead More →Read more.
Online store providing a massive range of baby products including trendy changing bags, innovative baby bouncers, swings, sleep positioners, monitorsRead more.
Must-have baby products including baby blankets and innovative & practical baby gifts. W: babyrug.co.ukRead More →Read more.
When chef Lauren Cheney’s baby, Oscar, was born with a rare and life-long immune disorder, to try and help herRead more.
Baby-feeding website launched to fill gap in support for parents
A new website to support both breastfeeding and bottle feeding parents is launched today (August 1). iFeed aims to fillRead more.
Bagenal’s Castle and Newry and Mourne Museum 🗺
Castle Street, Newry BT34 2BY T: 028 3031 3182 W: bagenalscastle.comRead More →Read more.
To mark the start of National Doughnut Week (Saturday 9 – 16 May) we’re sharing an easy recipe for baked,Read more.
Ballyearl Arts & Leisure Centre 🗺
585 Doagh Road, Newtownabbey, BT36 5RZ T: 028 9084 8287 W: antrimandnewtownabbey.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Ballynahinch Community Centre 🗺
55 Windmill Street, Ballynahinch, BT24 8HB Tel: 028 9756 1950 W: newrymournedown.orgRead More →Read more.
Ballynahinch Teenager Who Battled Mental Health Enjoys A Birthday Date With Duchess Kate!
A Ballynahinch teenager who battled mental health issues celebrated his 16th birthday with the ultimate party – a date withRead more.
144-146 Ballyrobin Road, Aldergrove, Crumlin, BT29 4EG T: 028 9442 2211 W: ballyrobincountrylodge.comRead More →Read more.
Ballywalter Park 🗺
Ballywalter, BT22 2PP T: 028 4275 8203 W: ballywalterpark.comRead More →Read more.
Bambino Massage NI
T: 07801 831744 W: bambinomassageni.co.uk Plus Bambino Wrigglers – Baby massage and movement classes for more active babies. Read MoreRead more.
Bangor Christmas Light Switch On and Lantern Parade 🗓 🗺
When: Sat 17 Nov Where: Bangor Cost: Free (Disco £1 child, £1.50 adult) Time: 12 -7pm The Christmas market returnsRead more.
Barnaby’s Day Nursery 🗺
30 Killough Rd, Downpatrick, BT30 6PY T: 028 4461 7628 W: barnabysnursery.comRead More →Read more.
542-544, Upper Newtownards Rd, Belfast, BT4 3HE T: 028 9067 2366 W: barnardos.org.ukRead More →Read more.
230b Belmont Road, Belfast, BT4 2AW T: 028 9065 2288 W: barnardos.org.uk/fosteringandadoption Professional Fostering Service. Read More →Read more.
Barnett Demesne 🗺
Milltown Road, Malone Road, Shaw’s Bridge, BT9 5PB T: 07802 301860 W: belfastcity.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Baronscourt Estate 🗺
Baronscourt Estate Office Baronscourt Rd, Newtownstewart BT78 4EZ T: 028 8166 1683 W: barons-court.comRead More →Read more.
Barrontop Fun Farm 🗺
35 Barron Road, Donemana, Strabane, BT82 0JD T: 028 7139 7776 W: barrontop.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Battlefield Sports NI 🗺
111 Old Dundonald Road, Dundonald, Belfast, BT16 1XT T: 028 9048 5462 W: battlefieldsportsni.comRead More →Read more.
Bawnacre Centre 🗺
Castle St, Irvinestown, Enniskillen BT94 1EE T: 028 6862 1177 W: fermanaghomagh.comRead More →Read more.
Beauty and the Beast stars launch NI’s biggest panto!
The summer holidays are over and it won’t be long until the nights start drawing in, and this can meanRead more.
Switching from summertime to school time doesn’t have to be a nightmare. Understanding the amount of sleep your child needs,Read more.
Beeches Day Nursery 🗺
9-11 Lurgan Road, Aghalee, Craigavon, BT67 0DD T: 028 9265 2880 W: thebeechesltd.com Read More →Read more.
Beef and Bird 🗺
Unit 16, Lisburn Leisure Park Lisburn, BT28 1LP T: 028 9260 7306 W: beefandbird.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Bees Knees Day Nursery 🗺
18 Annadale Avenue, Belfast, BT7 3JH T: 028 9064 6365 W: beeskneesdaynursery.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Belfast Children’s Festival Turns 21!
A roller-skating soldier, a magic bear, and dancing aliens are a snapshot of some of the delights that will appearRead more.
Belfast Community Circus School 🗺
23-25 Gordon Street, Belfast, BT1 2LG T: 028 9023 6007 W: belfastcircus.org Read More →Read more.
Belfast Leisure Centres which cater for children’s birthday parties
Avoniel Leisure Centre Avoniel Road, BT5 4SF T: 028 9521 1068 Ballysillan Leisure Centre Ballysillan Road, BT14 7QP T: 028Read more.
BELFAST MELA 🗓 🗺
When: Sun 26 Aug Where: Botanic Gardens, Belfast Cost: Tickets are £7 for adults; £6 concession and a family ticket costsRead more.
Belfast Mela Searches for Volunteers to Learn Bollywood Dancing and Dhol Drumming this Summer
This year’s Belfast Mela takes place on Sunday August 26 in Botanic Gardens with a spectacular Bollywood finale which will featureRead more.
Belfast Zoo Comes To You
Belfast Zoo is helping to spread some positivity and coming to you through the world of social media while itRead more.
Belfast Zoological Gardens 🗺
Antrim Rd, Belfast, BT36 7PN T: 028 9077 6277 W: belfastzoo.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Bella Bambinos 🗺
9 Lower Quilly Road, Dromore, BT25 1NL T: 028 9269 3228 E: email@example.com W: bella-bambinos.co.uk At Bella Bambinos we stressRead more.
Belvoir Forest Park 🗺
Castlereagh, BT8 7QT T: 028 4377 2240 W: nidirect.gov.uk/articles/belvoir-park-forestRead More →Read more.
Benburb Valley Park Ecotrail 🗺
Benburb, Dungannon, BT71 7JZ T: 028 3754 8241 W: benburbcommunity.co.uk Read More →Read more.
Benvarden Gardens 🗺
36 Benvarden Road, Dervock, Ballymoney, BT53 6NN T: 028 2074 1331 W: benvardin.comRead More →Read more.
Berry Good Food
For more than four decades Mary Berry CBE has brought her unfussy and stress-free approach to cooking and baking into our homes,Read more.
Binvenagh Forest 🗺
Bishops Road, Londonderry BT49 T: 028 7034 0870 W: nidirect.gov.uk Read More →Read more.
Birdies Private Day Nursery 🗺
20 Pond Park Road, Lisburn, BT28 3LF T: 028 9266 1776 W: birdiesdaynursery.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Birthday Party Special
Planning the perfect celebration? Meet the experts who take the pressure off parents and put the party on, ensuring yourRead more.
Bishops Shoes 🗺
15 The Diamond, Coleraine, BT52 1DW T: 028 7034 2465 W: bishops-footwear.comRead More →Read more.
Blackberry Little Mobile Farm
T: 07814 146540 W: blackberryfarmni.co.uk The Little Mobile Farm provides an unforgettable experience, giving children and adults the opportunity toRead more.
Blackie River Community Group 🗺
43 Beechmount Pass, Belfast, BT12 7NW T: 028 9031 9634 W: blackieriver.ieRead More →Read more.
Blade & Rose
Leading British children’s clothing brand specialising in a trendsetting range of leggings and clothing accessories for tiny tots. W: bladeandrose.co.ukReadRead more.
Blooming Kids NI 🗺
Baby studio, Cranny Lane, Moneymore, BT45 7RQ T: 07595 345746 W: bloomingkidsni.com Blooming Kids NI is a family-led business near Magherafelt deliveringRead more.
Blue Chicago Grill 🗺
7 East Point Entertainment Village, Belfast, BT16 1XT T: 028 9048 2771 W: bluechicagodundonald.comRead More →Read more.
Blue Haven Swim School 🗺
3 Derryhirk Road, Aghagallon T: 07762 317335 W: facebook.com/bluehavenswimclub Classes in a private pool for parent & baby to allRead more.
BM Promotions & Entertainment 🗺
762 Feeny Road, Dungiven, L/Derry BT47 4TB T: 028 7774 0552 / 07708 911972 W: Facebook.com/BM Promotions&EntertainmentRead More →Read more.
Well made, individual clothing for the whole family. Look out for great kids t-shirts, sweats and fleeces. W: boden.co.ukRead MoreRead more.
Bog Meadows Nature Reserve 🗺
Milltown Row (off the Falls Road), Belfast BT12 6EU T: 028 9045 4094 W: ulsterwildlife.org/reserves/bog-meadowsRead More →Read more.
Nerf parties (battery-operated Stryfe blasters) at old B&Q Warehouse, 2 Balmoral Road, Belfast, BT12 T: 07895 351137 W: born2nerf.comRead MoreRead more.
Borough of Antrim Peace Park 🗺
Lough Road, Antrim BT41 4DQ T: 028 9446 4131 W: antrimandnewtownabbey.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Botanic Gardens 🗺
College Park, Botanic Avenue, Belfast BT7 1LP T: 028 9031 4762 / 07767 271683 W: belfastcity.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
T: 07754 963851 W: bouncea-bout.com Bouncy castle delivery and party entertainment to Armagh and Craigavon area. Read More →Read more.
Boys & Girls
Cool vibrant London based kidswear brand for chilled out tots. W: boysandgirlsshop.comRead More →Read more.
Boys Brigade NI
Locations across NI T: 028 9268 8444 W: bbni.org.uk Boys’ Brigade Northern Ireland (often referred to as BB or BBNI)Read more.
Brackagh Moss Nature Reserve 🗺
Brackagh Moss Road, Portadown BT62 3RF T: 028 3831 1683 W: daera-ni.gov.uk/articles/brackagh-nature-reserveRead More →Read more.
Brain Boosting: What to Feed Your Children for Optimal Performance
Children often need more than a new set of books to achieve their full potential at school. Nutrition expert ChristineRead more.
Brain Injury Matters 🗺
478 Castlereagh Road, Belfast BT5 6BQ T: 028 9070 5125 W: braininjurymatters.org.ukRead More →Read more.
Brainwaves NI 🗺
26 Fairview Avenue, Whitehead, Co. Antrim BT38 9NU T: 028 9335 3995 E: firstname.lastname@example.org W: brainwaves.ni.com Diagnosed with a BrainRead more.
Brandywell Sports Centre 🗺
Lone Moor Road, L’Derry, BT48 9LA T: 028 7126 3902 W: derrystrabane.comRead More →Read more.
Breastival Belfast – A Celebration of Breastfeeding
On Saturday August 4 at The Ulster Museum, Breastival Belfast will host Northern Ireland’s largest gathering of breastfeeding mothers toRead more.
Bridge Community Centre 🗺
Braeside Gardens, Killyleagh BT30 9QE T: 028 4482 8648 W: newrymournedown.orgRead More →Read more.
Bright Stars 🗺
24 Mahon Road, Portadown, BT62 3EF T: 028 3898 9096 W: brightstarsportadown.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Bright Young Things 🗺
The Crescent Arts Centre, 2-4 University Road, Belfast, BT7 1NH T: 07793 683456 E: email@example.com W: bytdrama.comRead More →Read more.
Bronte Homeland Interpretive Centre 🗺
Church Hill Road, Rathfriland, BT34 5PH T: 028 4062 3322Read More →Read more.
Brooke Park Leisure Centre 🗺
Rosemount Avenue, L’Derry, BT48 7HH T: 028 7126 2637 W: derrystrabane.comRead More →Read more.
Bryson Charitable Group 🗺
28 Bedford St, Belfast, BT2 7FE T: 028 9032 5835 W: brysongroup.orgRead More →Read more.
Bryson Lagansports 🗺
2 River’s Edge, Ravenhill Road, Belfast BT6 8DN T: 028 9046 1711 W: brysonlagansports.orgRead More →Read more.
BT AND COMPUTING AT SCHOOL LAUNCH HOME SCHOOLING RESOURCES
As part of its Skills for Tomorrow programme, BT has teamed up with Computing at School (CAS), to launch dozensRead more.
Buddies Day Nursery 🗺
26 Upper Malone Road, Belfast, BT9 5NA T: 028 9028 4033 W: buddiesdaynursery.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Rebecca Reid, local author and mum-of-four has had enough of sickie tummies, runny noses and sleepless nights… Everyone knows thatRead more.
Bug Safari launched at Stormont Estate
A new educational trail has been launched on the Stormont Estate just in time for mid-term break. The Bug SafariRead more.
Buggy Club 🗺
Mary Peters Track, Upper Malone Road, Belfast, BT9 5PR T: 028 9060 0870 W: marypeterstrack.com Get fit and have fun!Read more.
Build A Bear 🗺
Unit 16a, Victoria Square, Belfast, BT1 4QB T: 028 9032 4458 W: buildabear.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Bulrush Day Nursery 🗺
1-17 Century Street, Belfast, BT14 7BW T: 028 9035 5654 W: bulrushdaynursery.com Read More →Read more.
Bumble Bz 🗺
10 Victoria Street, Carrickfergus, BT38 8AQ T: 028 9335 5599 W: bumblebz.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Bumbles Day Care 🗺
22 Knockbreda Road, Belfast, BT6 0JA T: 028 9064 5545 W: bumblesdaycare.comRead More →Read more.
Bunahune Bunnies Playgroup 🗺
Tirnavar Complex, Creamery Road, Derrygonnelly, BT93 6HW T: 028 6864 1895 Read More →Read more.
Bundles Of Joy
One-stop, online baby gift store, offering luxury christening gifts and personalised baby gifts at value for money prices. W: bundlesofjoy-shopping.co.uk ReadRead more.
Cabbage Patch Day Nursery 🗺
2B Ballycrochan Road, Bangor, BT19 6NF T: 028 9147 2740 E: firstname.lastname@example.org W: cabbagepatchdaynursery.co.uk We provide a secure, homely environmentRead more.
Cable & Wake 🗺
Knockbracken Reservoir, Mealough Road, (off Saintfield Road) Carryduff, BT8 8BP T: 07808 966 163 W: cableandwake.com Watersports & Activity Resort. InflatableRead more.
Cafe Bistro at McCartney’s of Moira 🗺
56-62 Main Street, Moira BT67 0LQ T: 028 9261 1422 W: mccartneysofmoira.comRead More →Read more.
Cafe Merlot 🗺
6 Church Street, Enniskillen BT74 7EJ T: 028 6632 0918 W: cafemerlot.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Calini Kids Boutique 🗺
36 Bridge Street, Banbridge, BT32 3JL T: 028 4066 2256 W: Facebook.com/CalinKids Read More →Read more.
Call For Young Film Programmers For Cinemagic Belfast
Cinemagic has launched its annual call for young film enthusiasts to take on the role of ‘film consultants’ this JulyRead more.
Call Out for Nursing Mothers to Participate in New Research to Learn More About Human Milk
Breastival is back at the NI Science Festival this February, offering two fascinating talks: on breastfeeding cultures and the microbiologyRead more.
Calm Confident Kids 🗺
Bangor T: 07865 942165 W: facebook.com/calmconfidentkidsbangor From birth to teenage years, offering fun, simple but effective tools and techniques toRead more.
Campaign Launched to Encourage Parents to Support Integration of NI Nursery Schools
Integrating in the early years, an initiative led by the Integrated Education Fund, aims to promote widespread all-inclusive educational environmentsRead more.
Cancer Focus Northern Ireland 🗺
40-44 Eglantine Avenue Belfast BT9 6DX Northern Ireland T: 028 9066 3281 E: email@example.com W: www.cancerfocusni.org/prevention Cancer Focus NI has provided lifelineRead more.
Cancer Fund For Children 🗺
Curlew Pavilion, Airport Road West, Belfast , BT3 9ED T: 028 9080 5599 W: cancerfundforchildren.comRead More →Read more.
Caolan McBride Magician 🗺
100 Loopland Drive, BT6 9DX T: 07921 188673 W: caolanmcbride.comRead More →Read more.
Care for the Family 🗺
Ravenhill House, 103-113 Ravenhill Road, Belfast, BT6 8DR T: 028 9262 8050 W: careforthefamily.org.uk Marriage, parent and bereavement support ReadRead more.
Careers ‘N’ Kids 🗺
81 Percy Street, Belfast, BT13 2HT T: 028 9031 0643 W: careersnkids.co.uk Read More →Read more.
Carew II Family Centre (various services) 🗺
15 Tamar Street, Belfast, BT4 1HS T: 028 9045 1730 W: carewii.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Carnfunnock Country Park 🗺
182a Coast Road, Larne BT40 2QG T: 028 2826 2471 W: carnfunnock.co.uk For a fun family or group day outRead more.
T: 028 2826 7579 W: carnivalpromotions.co.uk Operating throughout NI providing entertainment for any type of event from birthday parties. Read MoreRead more.
Carnmoney Private Day Nursery 🗺
5 Carnvue Road, Newtownabbey, BT36 6RD T: 028 9083 2817 W: carnmoneydaynursery.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Caroline Robinson School of Ballet 🗺
16 Peartree Hill, Belfast, BT16 1XA T: 07803 281668 W: facebook.com/carolinerobinsonballetRead More →Read more.
Carr’s Glen Linear Park 🗺
Ballysillan Road, Belfast BT14 6TN T: 07860 952849 W: belfastcity.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Carrickfergus Castle 🗺
Marine Highway, Carrickfergus, BT38 7BG T: 028 9335 1273 W: midandeastantrim.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Carrickfergus Museum 🗺
11 Antrim Street Carrickfergus, BT38 7DG T: 0300 124 5000 W: midandeastantrim.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Carrickfergus woman appeals for more NSPCC volunteers to help Children Speak Out and Stay Safe
Co Antrim woman Helen Vizard is appealing for volunteers to come forward to join the NSPCC’s Schools Service and helpRead more.
Cascades Leisure Complex 🗺
51 Thomas Street, Portadown, BT62 3AF T: 028 3833 2802 W: armaghbanbridgecraigavon.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Cash Clever At Christmas
William Thompson, Head of Consumer Banking NI, Bank of Ireland UK, explains why December is a great time to give childrenRead more.
Castle Archdale Country Park 🗺
Irvinestown, Enniskillen BT94 1PP T: 028 6862 1333 W: castlearchdale.comRead More →Read more.
Castle Archdale Country Park 🗺
Lisnarick, Irvinestown BT94 1PP T: 028 6862 1588 W: castlearchdale.comRead More →Read more.
Castle Caldwell Forest 🗺
Marble Arch Caves Global Geopark, 43 Marlbank Road, Legnabrocky, County Fermanagh, BT92 1EW T: 028 6634 8855 W: marblearchcavesgeopark.comRead More →Read more.
Castle Coole 🗺
Castlecoole Road, Enniskillen, BT74 6JY T: 028 6632 2690 W: nationaltrust.org.uk/castle-cooleRead More →Read more.
Castle Espie Wetland Centre 🗺
78 Ballydrain Road, Comber, BT23 6EA T: 028 9187 4146 W: wwt.org.uk/castle-espieRead More →Read more.
Castle Espie Wetland Centre 🗺
78 Ballydrain Road, Comber BT23 6EA T: 028 9187 4146 W: wwt.org.uk/visit/castle-espieRead More →Read more.
Castlepark Leisure Centre 🗺
1 Killypaddy Road, Lisnaskea, Enniskillen BT92 0JJ T: 028 6772 1299 W: fermanaghomagh.comRead More →Read more.
Castlewellan Forest Park 🗺
East District Forest Office, The Grange, Castlewellan, BT31 9BU T: 028 4377 8664 W: nidirect.gov.uk/articles/castlewellan-forest-parkRead More →Read more.
Causeway School of Music 🗺
Mill House, 24 Railway Road, Coleraine, BT52 1PE T: 028 7035 4422 W: causewaysofm.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Cave Hill Country Park 🗺
Antrim Road, Belfast BT15 5GR T: 028 9031 9629 / 07860 461955 W: belfastcity.gov.uk Read More →Read more.
Celebrate The Season
This autumn sees the publication of Bake Me a Celebration Story, a third cookbook and storybook from The Great BritishRead more.
Center Parcs Longford Forest Officially Launches
After months of anticipation, Center Parcs Longford Forest officially launches today, offering the nation a glimpse of what families canRead more.
Cheeky Chimps 🗺
24c-d Newmills Road, Coleraine BT52 2JB T: 028 7034 3005 W: cheekychimpscoleraine.comRead More →Read more.
The best selection of brilliant baby and nursery products from across the globe. W: cheekyrascals.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Chichi Rascals (clothing) 🗺
35, Scotch St, Armagh, BT61 7BY T: 028 3751 5468 W: facebook.com/ChichiRascalsRead More →Read more.
Child Brain Injury Trust 🗺
Unit 7, McKibbin House, Eastbank Rd. Carryduff, BT8 8BD T: 028 9081 7145 W: childbraininjurytrust.org.ukRead More →Read more.
Child Cruelty and Neglect Crimes Rise in Northern Ireland
Recorded child cruelty and neglect offences are increasing, NSPCC Northern Ireland can reveal. In Northern Ireland, there were 500 childRead more.
Child Safety: Choosing A Car Seat
Car seat safety expert Simon Bellamy explains what you should consider when choosing the best travel system for bringing babyRead more.
Interview by Nadia Duncan If you are the parent of small children, there’s a very high probability that within theRead more.
Childline Belfast Celebrates 20th Anniversary and Appeals For More Volunteers
CHILDLINE’S Belfast base has marked 20 years in operation by thanking the hundreds of volunteers who have given up theirRead more.
Childline Helps Rising Number Of Young People With Exam Result Fears
A growing number of young people in Northern Ireland are turning to Childline with worries about exam results. In 2018/19,Read more.
ChildLine NI 🗺
Lanyon Building, 2nd Floor Jennymount Bus Park, North Derby St. Belfast, BT15 3HN T: 0844 892 0245 W: childline.org.ukRead MoreRead more.
Children and Young People Urge Society to ‘Reimagine’ Life In Care
VOYPIC, the local charity which works in partnership with children and young people living in care, is gearing up forRead more.
Children and Young People’s Strategy Published
The Department of Education has published a cross-departmental Children and Young People’s Strategy 2019-2029. The strategy sets out a strategicRead more.
Children Deserve Our Best Behaviour
By Alan Meban One of the theatre productions in this year’s Belfast International Arts Festival explored the issue of toxicRead more.
Children Today Less Happy Than Those During The Troubles
A staggering 65 per cent of parents and 69 per cent of grandparents surveyed in NI believe that childhood isRead more.
Children’s Heartbeat Trust 🗺
HF12 Howard Building, Twin Spires Centre, 155 Northumberland Street, Belfast BT13 2JF T: 028 9031 2228 W: childrensheartbeattrust.orgRead More →Read more.
Christmas Crafts at the Gallery 🗓 🗺
When: Fri 16 & Sat 17 Nov Where: F.E. McWilliam Gallery, Banbridge Cost: Free Time: Fri 4pm – 9pm, SatRead more.
Cilento Designer Wear 🗺
The Pavilion Retail Park, Strabane, Co. Tyrone, BT82 8EQ T: 028 7188 4174 W: cilentodesignerwear.comRead More →Read more.
Cineworld and Hollywood Bowl Confirm as Work Begins on £17m Redevelopment of the Odyssey in Belfast
The UK’s largest cinema operator, Cineworld, and the UK’s largest bowl operator, Hollywood Bowl, are the first anchor tenants toRead more.
CiNI IS ON HAND TO HELP PARENTS LOOK AFTER THEIR CHILD’S MENTAL HEALTH
NORTHERN Ireland has the highest suicide rate in the UK and tragically since the start of the New Year inRead more.
Citizens’ Advice 🗺
Northern Ireland 46 Donegall Pass, Belfast, BT7 1BS T: 0300 123 3233 W: citizensadvice.org.uk/nireland/Read More →Read more.
City Baths 🗺
William Street, L’derry, BT48 0HH T: 028 7126 4459 W: derrystrabane.comRead More →Read more.
Clarawood Millennium Park 🗺
Clarawood Park, Belfast BT5 6GE T: 028 9049 1813 or 07820 187203 W: belfastcity.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Clare Novaes Ballet School 🗺
St. John’s Parish Centre Hall Main St. Moira, BT67 0LQ T: 07816 916632 W: novaesballetschool.comRead More →Read more.
Clarks Shoes 🗺
Unit 29-30, Rushmere Shopping Centre, Craigavon, BT64 1AA T: 028 3832 3154 W: clarks.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Class Act Drama Academy
Locations throughout NI T: 028 9146 4337 W: classactdramaacademy.com Class Act Drama Academy teach not only performance skills but alsoRead more.
Arts and Crafts Dance Educational Music and Drama Pregnancy and Baby Something Different Sport SwimmingRead More →Read more.
Kids@BT9, 58/60 Ulsterville Avenue, Belfast, BT9 7AQ T: 028 9066 5266 Greendale, 633 Antrim Road, Glengormley, BT36 4RF T: 028Read more.
Clement Wilson Park 🗺
Newforge, Belfast BT9 5NX T: 07802 301860 W: belfastcity.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Clementsmount Fun Farm 🗺
50 Ballydonaghey Road, Nuttscorner, Crumlin, Co. Antrim BT29 4ER T: 028 9442 2824 W: clementsmountfunfarm.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Clementsmount Fun Farm 🗺
50 Ballydonaghey Road Nuttscorner, Crumlin Co. Antrim, BT29 4ER T: 028 9442 2824 W: clementsmountfunfarm.co.ukRead More →Read more.
CLIC Sargent 🗺
25 Elmwood Mews, Belfast BT9 6FA T: 028 9072 5780 W: clicsargent.org.ukRead More →Read more.
Closing Date For ‘Best Kept School Award’ Is Approaching Fast
The Northern Ireland Amenity Council, supported by George Best Belfast City Airport, are calling on all schools across the province,Read more.
Co-Operation Ireland 🗺
Unit 5, Weavers Court Business Park, Linfield Road, Belfast, BT12 5GH T: 028 9032 1462 W: cooperationireland.orgRead More →Read more.
Coco’s Adventure Playground 🗺
27A Central Promenade, Newcastle, BT33 0AA T: 028 4372 6226 W: cocosplayground.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Coffee & Catch Up with Kate Quilton
BAFTA-winning TV presenter Kate co-hosts the successful Channel 4 show Food Unwrapped which explores the scientific research behind certain foodRead more.
Coffee & Catch Up with Kyle Riley
Interview by Nadia Duncan Children’s singer/songwriter Kyle lives in Oldcastle Co. Meath with his wife Brigid and their two youngRead more.
Coffee & Catch Up with Lynn Campbell
In 2018 Dromore mum-of-two, Lynn Campbell, decided to leave behind the daily 9 to 5 grind and long journeys toRead more.
Coffee & Catch Up: With James Doyle
Interview by Nadia Duncan James is an award-winning children’s author, teacher and part-time superhero. He is married to Oonagh andRead more.
Coffee & Catch Up: With Kerrine Bryan
Chartered electrical engineer Kerrine, a former recipient of the Precious Award for Outstanding Woman in STEM, is endeavouring to tackle genderRead more.
Coffee & Catch-Up
One of the UK’s best-loved presenters, X Factor frontman Dermot O’Leary, is just about to launch his third action-packed animalRead more.
Coffee & Catch-Up
It was a dream come true for rising stars, and best friends, Emilia Jones (Patrick) and Sebastian Croft (Game of Thrones) whenRead more.
Coffee & Catch-Up
Louise Pentland has spent nearly a decade documenting her life via YouTube and boasts an online audience of over 8Read more.
Coffee & Catch-Up
Interview by Nadia Duncan Returning to our screens for a second series this October, acclaimed kids’ TV show Pablo isRead more.
Coffee & Catch-Up
Former editor of Men’s Health Magazine Luke Benedictus has teamed up with two more hands-on dads to create a newRead more.
Coffee & Catch-Up
With Paul Bosco Mc Eneaney The Artistic Director of acclaimed Belfast-based theatre company Cahoots NI has been enchanting children andRead more.
Coffee & Catch-Up
A tiny island in the Irish Sea is surprised to find itself the base for a new space programme –Read more.
Coffee & Catch-Up
The 30th Cinemagic Festival in Belfast this autumn presents unmissable opportunitiesfor young people with fantastic films, industry workshops and masterclassesRead more.
Coffee & Catch-Up
Maddie Moate is a YouTube filmmaker and BAFTA winning presenter, passionate about curiosity. She is the host of the BAFTARead more.
Coffee & Catch-Up – With John Boyne
Perhaps best known for his bestselling book The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas, Dublin-based author John Boyne has never beenRead more.
Coffee & Catch-Up – With May McFettridge
The Grand Opera House’s festive show has entertained generations of families with over 75,000 people attending the Theatre’s panto eachRead more.
Coffee & Catch-Up with Chanda Bell
In 2004 Chanda Bell, from Atlanta Georgia, sat down for a cup of tea with her mum Carol and togetherRead more.
Coffee & Catch-Up With Lady Mary Peters
No name is more synonymous with female success in sport in Northern Ireland than Lady Mary Peters, not only forRead more.
Coleraine Leisure Centre 🗺
Railway Road, Coleraine, BT52 1PE T: 028 7035 6432 W: causewaycoastandglens.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Colin Glen Forest Park 🗺
Stewartstown Road, Dunmurry BT17 0HN T: 028 9061 4115 W: colinglen.org Forest Park is a beautiful wooded glen at theRead more.
Comber Leisure Centre 🗺
Castle Street, Comber T: 028 9187 4350 W: ardsandnorthdown.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
By becoming an Ni4kids Family Member you will receive regular email updates from Ni4kids. You are free to opt out ofRead more.
Confessions Of A Learner Parent: Parenting Like A Boss
Stand-up comedian Sam Avery (aka the Learner Parent) started his award-winning blog when his twin boys were born. Here, SamRead more.
Connswater Community Greenway 🗺
278 Newtownards Rd, Belfast, BT4 1DA T: 028 9046 7925 W: connswatergreenway.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Cookstown Christmas Lights Switch On 🗓 🗺
When: Fri 23 Nov Where: Cookstown Town Centre Cost: Free Time: 6.30- 8pm Festive family entertainment. W: midulstercouncil.orgRead More →Read more.
Cookstown Leisure Centre 🗺
Fountain Rd, Cookstown BT80 8QF T: 028 8676 3853 W: midulstercouncil.orgRead More →Read more.
T: 028 8075 8991 M: 07786 951766 W: cooleycastlesltd.co.uk Bouncy castle hire in Omagh area. Read More →Read more.
Coping with Life Through An Imaginary World
Children’s author Karen Wallace reveals how a good bedtime story can do so much more than just help your childRead more.
Copyright in ni4kids.com (including but not limited to text, photographs, graphics and software) is owned by or licensed to theRead more.
13 Conway Square, Newtownards, BT23 4DA T: 028 9181 3144 8-10 Main Street, Ballymoney, BT53 6AL, Co. Antrim T: 028 2766Read more.
Cossum Swim Schools
Classes in Coleraine , Newry, Toomebridge T: 028 9446 9852 W: cossumswimschools.co.uk Cossum Swim Schools operates an incentive based swimming skillsRead more.
Could you help NSPCC Northern Ireland keep children safe from abuse?
The NSPCC is looking for volunteers to help take its messages about child protection directly to schools across Northern Ireland asRead more.
Country Cottage Day Nursery 🗺
10a Killynure Road West, Carryduff, BT8 8EA T: 028 9081 4907 W: countrycottagenursery.comRead More →Read more.
Covid-19 Childcare Sector Support Scheme Open
Following the joint announcement by Education Minister Peter Weir and Health Minister Robin Swann of a £12m package of measuresRead more.
COVID-19 Update – Testing Now Rolled Out To All Aged Over Five With Symptoms
The current lockdown rules in Northern Ireland remain in place until 28 May, but from today (Mon 18 May) someRead more.
COVID-19 UPDATE: Ministers take part in COBR meeting on Coronavirus
First Minister Arlene Foster, deputy First Minister Michelle O’Neill, Health Minister Robin Swann and Chief Medical Officer Dr Michael McBrideRead more.
Michael Rosen is challenging parents with the questions, “When did you last make time for play?” Why does it matter? AndRead more.
Crafty Kids – Wild At Art
Arts and crafts activities don’t have to be done indoors! Take it outside and enjoy getting creative with nature. DecorateRead more.
Crafty Kids – Autumn Wreath
Welcome in the season with a glorious wreath made from all the special autumnal treasures the kids find on aRead more.
Crafty Kids: Bio-Plastic
There is too much plastic in the world and it is polluting our oceans. What we need is biodegradable plastic.Read more.
Crafty Kids: Build a Rocket
Calling all aspiring astronauts and future space scientists! Strap on your moon boots and prepare for liftoff by building yourRead more.
Crafty Kids: Cardboard-Roll Zoo
A combo of cardboard rolls is great for this project, to give a variety of sizes. You’ll need to helpRead more.
Crafty Kids: DRIED-FLOWER FAIRIES
Pressing flowers is a craft that dates back to the nineteenth century and is still popular today. Make sure thatRead more.
Crafty Kids: Elephant Print T-shirt
As Disney’s new live-action adventure Dumbo flies into cinemas in time for the Easter school holidays, and 2019 is theRead more.
Crafty Kids: Giant Bubble Games
Playing outdoors is an essential part of growing up and there’s no better season than summer for developing their imagination,Read more.
Crafty Kids: Heart Kite
Why just send a card on Valentine’s Day? This perfect little heart kite fluttering in the breeze will send yourRead more.
Crafty Kids: How To Make A Thaumatrope
Thaumatropes (Thaw-Ma-Tropes) were a popular toy in the nineteenth century. They create an illusion by spinning two images together, whichRead more.
Crafty Kids: Make A Family Mobile
There are lots of fun ways to decorate a room: you can hang pictures or posters on the walls orRead more.
Crafty Kids: Make A Happy Jar
It is so easy to help the kids make a ‘Create Your Own Happy’ Jar – a place to keepRead more.
Crafty Kids: Make a hobby unicorn
Unicorns are among the most beautiful and magical of the woodland creatures, but they are also the hardest to spot –Read more.
Crafty Kids: Make a Kraken
Foraging expert Fiona Bird shows how being a good beachcomber can not only really help the environmental problem of oceanRead more.
Crafty Kids: Make A Music Maker
To celebrate a brand new edition of Roald Dahl’s classic James and the Giant Peach, join James, theRead more.
Crafty Kids: Make a Snow Globe
Festive snow globes make great gifts for friends and family and they are lots of fun to make. You willRead more.
Crafty Kids: Picture Perfect
The summer holidays are a great time to get snapping, capturing all those marvellous family moments on camera, to lookRead more.
Crafty Kids: Ruby Rabbit
With the expert guidance of Tracey Radford, you can turn everyday cardboard into incredible, yet simple, craft projects. You’ll neverRead more.
Crafty Kids: Sausage Dog Draught Excluder
Transform an old pair of tights into an adorable sausage dog. Easy to make, it requires very little sewing andRead more.
Crafty Kids: Smiley Faces
Why not make a whole family of these, or perhaps base them on your friends? Put them in secret placesRead more.
Crafty Kids: Snowman Snacks
These tasty snowman snacks are great fun to make and delicious too! You will need: Large white marshmallows Icing pensRead more.
Crafty Kids: THUMBPRINT robins
Come Christmas time, you may think that you don’t have time to make your own cards. Not the case! ThisRead more.
Craigavon Golf & Ski Centre 🗺
Turmoyra Lane, Lurgan, Craigavon, BT66 6NG T: 028 3832 6606 W: getactiveabc.com Dry slope skiing & snow tubing. Read More →Read more.
Craigavon Leisure Centre 🗺
Brownlow Road, Craigavon BT65 6DL T: 028 3834 1333 W: armaghbanbridgecraigavon.gov.uk Read More →Read more.
Craigavon Ski Centre 🗺
Turmoyra Lane, Lurgan, BT66 6NG T: 028 3832 6606 W: craigavonactivity.org Read More →Read more.
Crawfordsburn Country Park 🗺
Bridge Road South, Helen’s Bay, BT19 1JT T: 028 9185 3621 W: nidirect.gov.uk Read More →Read more.
Crazy Farm Golf 🗺
133 Greyabbey Road, Ballywalter T: 028 4275 7301 F: /crazyfarmgolfRead More →Read more.
Creative Cakes & Supplies 🗺
277 Upper Newtownards Road, Belfast, BT4 3JF T: 028 9047 3391 W: creativecakes-ni.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Creggan Country Park 🗺
Westway, Londonderry BT48 9NU T: 028 7136 3133 W: creggancountrypark.comRead More →Read more.
Cressida Cowell Announced As New Waterstones Children’s Laureate
Cressida Cowell, the international bestselling author and illustrator of the How to Train Your Dragon and The Wizards of OnceRead more.
Crom Estate 🗺
Upper Lough Erne, Newtownbutler BT92 8AP T: 028 6773 8118 W: nationaltrust.org.uk/crom National Trust Property Read More →Read more.
Crom Estate 🗺
Upper Lough Erne, Newtownbutler, BT92 8AJ T: 028 6773 8118 W: nationaltrust.org.uk/cromRead More →Read more.
Crossroads NI 🗺
7 Regent Street, Newtownards, BT23 4AB T: 028 9181 4455 W: crossroadscare.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Crumlin Leisure Centre 🗺
Main Street, Crumlin, BT29 4UP T: 028 9445 2733 W: antrimandnewtownabbey.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Crumlin Road Gaol 🗺
53 – 55 Crumlin Road, Belfast, BT14 6ST T: 028 9074 1500 W: crumlinroadgaol.comRead More →Read more.
CSI MI Party
T: 07771 155232 W: csimiparty.com Turn your party guests into mini-investigators. Read More →Read more.
Cuddles Day Nursery 🗺
137b Hillsborough Old Road, Lisburn, BT27 5QE T: 028 9266 4984 W: cuddlesdaynursery.comRead More →Read more.
Cycling Freeway Gears Up For Fourth Year of Fun
The worldwide phenomenon known as Ciclovia (Spanish for Cycle freeway) returns to the streets of Belfast for a fourth year onRead more.
East Belfast, Holywood and Bangor T: 07796 262192 W: thedaisyfoundation.com Active Pregnancy and yoga-based movement classes for mums-to-be and birthingRead more.
Davey’s School of Music 🗺
186 Finaghy Road North, Belfast, BT11 9EG T: 07790 845189 W: daveymusic.com A complete range of traditional Irish music services,Read more.
The elves are super busy up at the North Pole making all those toys for Santa to deliver around theRead more.
As Belfast Zoo prepares to celebrate its biggest birthday bash ever – the much-loved family visitor attraction turns 85 onRead more.
Classes in Belfast and surrounding areas T: 07595 261253 For classes in North Down and Ards T: 07515 818582 W:Read more.
Delamont Country Park 🗺
Downpatrick Rd, Killyleagh, Downpatrick, BT30 9TZ T: 028 4482 8333 W: delamontcountypark.comRead More →Read more.
Deli On The Green 🗺
The Linen Green, Moygashal, Dungannon, BT71 7HB T: 028 8775 1775 W: thelinengreen.co.ukRead More →Read more.
449 Antrim Road Belfast, BT15 3BJ T: 028 9064 7755 W: uk.depaulcharity.orgRead More →Read more.
Derg Valley Leisure Centre 🗺
6 Strabane Rd, Castlederg BT81 7HZ T: 028 8167 0727 W: derrystrabane.comRead More →Read more.
Devenish Island Monastic Site 🗺
Hill Street, Enniskillen, BT94 2FE T: (028) 9082 3207 W: fermanaghlakelands.com Read More →Read more.
Diabetes UK Northern Ireland 🗺
Bridgewood House Newforge Business Park Newforge Lane Belfast, BT9 5NW T: 028 9066 6646 W: diabetes.org.ukRead More →Read more.
Rebecca Reid, local author and mum-of-four, helps her kids find their groove… Ever noticed how, without knowing it or evenRead more.
Disability Action 🗺
Portside Business Park, 189 Airport Road West, Belfast, BT3 9ED T: 028 9029 7880 W: disabilityaction.orgRead More →Read more.
Disney Store 🗺
4 Donegal Place, Belfast, BT1 5AA T: 028 9024 6477 W: disneystore.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Ni4kids is distributed throughout Northern Ireland to primary schools, leisure centres, soft play centres, tourist information centres, shopping centres andRead more.
Doctor Funny Bone 🗺
12 Drummanmore Grange, Armagh, BT61 8RQ T: 028 3752 8126 / 07912 086251 W: doctorfunnybone.co.uk Magic, Puppets, Games! Your BestRead more.
Domestic Abuse Is Unacceptable
PSNI believe it is vital that every individual understands that there can be no excuse for abuse of any kind…Read more.
Don’t Stop Thinking Just Because It’s Christmas! 12 Fun Activities To Stretch Young Minds
Are you dreaming of a 1950s-style Christmas with your angelic children playing board games, helping round the house and preppingRead more.
Donaghy Shoes 🗺
25-31 Newry Street, Banbridge, BT32 3EA T: 028 4066 2750 W: donaghys.co.ukRead More →Read more.
6 Halftown Road, Lisburn, BT27 5RD T: 028 9262 1508 W: doodlesafterschool.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Dover Street Millennium Park 🗺
Shankill Road, Belfast BT13 2HQ T: 028 9031 9629 / 07860 461955 W: belfastcity.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Down Arts Centre 🗺
2-6 Irish St, Downpatrick BT30 6BP T: 028 4461 0747 W: downartscentre.comRead More →Read more.
Down County Museum 🗺
The Mall, Downpatrick BT30 6AH T: 028 4461 5218 E: firstname.lastname@example.org W: downcountymuseum.com Open Mon – Sat: 10-4.30pm, Sunday: 1.30 – 5pm Down CountyRead more.
Down County Museum 🗺
The Mall, Downpatrick, BT30 6AH T: 028 4461 5218 W: newrymournedown.orgRead More →Read more.
Down Leisure Centre
114 Market Street, Downpatrick, BT30 6LZ T: 028 4461 3426 W: newrymournedown.org Read More →Read more.
Down’s Syndrome Association 🗺
Unit 2, Marlborough House, 348 Lisburn Road, Belfast BT9 6GH T: 028 9066 5260 W: downs-syndrome.org.ukRead More →Read more.
Downhill Demesne 🗺
Mussenden Road, Castlerock, BT51 4RP T: 028 7084 8728 W: nationaltrust.org.uk/downhill-demesne-and-hezlett-houseRead More →Read more.
Download The Addams Family Activity Sheets
Movie Release Date: Friday 25 October, Cert PG Get ready to snap your fingers! Every family is different, but someRead more.
Downpatrick and County Down Railway 🗺
Market Street, BT30 6LZ T: 028 4461 5779 W: downrail.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Dr Pitt Memorial Park 🗺
Newtownards Road, Belfast, BT4 1BU T: 028 9049 1813 / 07820 187203 W: belfastcity.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Dromore Community Centre 🗺
Holm Park, Lurgan Rd, Dromore, County Down BT25 1HL T: 028 9269 9070 W: getactiveabc.com Read More →Read more.
Drum Manor Forest Park 🗺
Drum Road, Cookstown, Tyrone T: 028 6634 3165 W: discovernorthernireland.comRead More →Read more.
Drumawhey Junction 🗺
Belfast and Co. Down Miniature Railway Society, Upper Gransha Road, Donaghadee BT21 0LZ T: 028 9145 3563 W: bcdmrs.org.ukRead MoreRead more.
Drumglass Park 🗺
Lisburn Road, Belfast BT9 6JF T: 07850 316024 W: belfastcity.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
T: 07718931449 W: duffballoons.com BGT World Record Breaker Ryan Tracey. Balloon modelling and a wide range of entertainment party services.Read more.
Duke of Cambridge Demands Tech Companies Partner With Parents On Cyberbullying
The Duke of Cambridge has today (Thursday 14 Nov) during Anti-Bullying Week implored tech giants to partner with parents to makeRead more.
Dundonald International Ice Bowl 🗺
111 Old Dundonald Road, Castlereagh, BT16 1XT T: 028 9080 9100 W: theicebowl.com Ice skating, ten-pin bowling and clip andRead more.
Dundonald International Ice Bowl 🗺
111 Old Dundonald Road, Dundonald, Belfast, County Down, BT16 1XT T: 028 9080 9100 E: email@example.com W: www.theicebowl.com Whether youRead more.
Dungannon Amateur Swimming Club 🗺
Dungannon Leisure Centre, Circular Road, BT71 6BH E: firstname.lastname@example.org W: swimdungannon.orgRead More →Read more.
Dungannon Park 🗺
Moy Road, Dungannon, BT71 6DY T: 028 8772 8690 W: midulstercouncil.orgRead More →Read more.
Dungiven Sports Pavilion 🗺
3 Chapel Road, Dungiven, BT47 4RS T: 028 7774 2074 W: causewaycoastandglens.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
DVD Release – Dr Suess’ The Grinch
This much-loved story is far too special to only be enjoyed at Christmas! Narrated by Pharrell Williams and starring BenedictRead more.
DVD Release – How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World
Cert PG From DreamWorks Animation comes the highly-anticipated culmination of one of the most popular animated franchises in film history.Read more.
Early Years 🗺
6c Wildflower Way, Belfast BT12 6TA T: 028 9066 2825 W: early-years.org A non-profit making organisation working since 1965 toRead more.
East Antrim MP backs NSPCC campaign to tame Wild West Web
DUP MP Sammy Wilson has shown his support for the NSPCC’s campaign to regulate tech firms as parents tell ofRead more.
East Belfast Sure Start Families Enjoy A Magical Christmas Experience at Titanic Belfast
Local Sure Start families had the chance to enjoy some festive cheer at the exclusive launch of Titanic Belfast’s ARead more.
Ecos Centre 🗺
Kernohans Lane, Broughshane Road, Ballymena, BT43 7QA T: 028 2566 4400 W: midandeastantrim.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Ed’s Bar and Grill 🗺
12 Lisburn Leisure Park, Lisburn, BT28 1LP T: 028 9260 5277 W: edsbarandgrill.co.uk Read More →Read more.
Eddie Irvine Sports 🗺
41 Balloo Road, Bangor, BT19 7PG T: 028 9145 1457 W: eddieirvinesports.com Owned by local Formula 1 racing legend EddieRead more.
Eddie Irvine Sports 🗺
41 Balloo Rd, Bangor, BT19 7PG T: 028 9145 1457 W: eddieirvinesports.com Read More →Read more.
Unit 3 Boucher Crescent, Belfast, BT12 6HT T: 028 9066 1109 417 419 Lisburn Rd, Belfast, BT9 7EW T: 028 9066Read more.
Education Minister Issues COVID-19 Guidance to Educational Settings
Education Minister Peter Weir has today issued guidance to schools and other educational settings in Northern Ireland. The guidance isRead more.
Education Minister Opens Anti-Bullying Young People’s Forum
Pupils from 34 schools are taking part in the Anti-Bullying Young People’s Forum today (Friday 7 February) in Parliament Buildings.Read more.
Elena Mason Photography 🗺
Based in Lisburn T: 07817 410002 W: elenamasonphotography.co.uk Specialises in Maternity, Newborn, Baby and Cake Smash Photography. Read More →Read more.
Elliott’s Fancy Dress 🗺
110 Ann Street, Belfast, BT1 3HH T: 028 9032 0532 W: elliottsfancydress.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Embed Enterprise Education In The Curriculum Say Parents
Parents consider enterprise education starting from primary school vital for preparing children for the workplace reveals recent research by YoungRead more.
Embracing Play Opportunities This Winter
Children have an innate urge to play from birth right through to the teenage years. Freely chosen play (play whichRead more.
Emergency Care NI
T: 028 9267 5274 / 07881 795857 W: emergencycareni.co.uk First Aid Birthday Parties Operating across NI . Read More →Read more.
Emily & James Top Tots For Third Year In A Row
It’s official – Emily and James were the most popular first names given to baby girls and baby boys inRead more.
Employers For Childcare 🗺
Blairs Industrial Estate, 11 Altona Road, Lisburn, BT27 5QB T: 0800 206 1488 W: employersforchildcare.org Services include a Family Benefits AdviceRead more.
Empowerment – SOLD OUT 🗓 🗺
When: Sat 9 Mar Where: Belfast Cathedral Cost: Free Time: 2pm & 3.30pm An interactive theatre workshop for young peopleRead more.
End Political Deadlock Urges Royal College as Child Health Suffers
The political deadlock is jeopardizing the health of children in Northern Ireland as the two-year stalemate has led to noRead more.
Enniskillen Drum School 🗺
2 Barronderry Heights, Enniskillen, BT74 6JW T: 07515 252470 W: facebook.com/enniskillendrumschoolRead More →Read more.
Event Cancellations For St. Patrick’s Day Due To COVID-19 Concerns
Due to ongoing public health concerns around Covid-19 many publicised events for St. Patrick’s Day across Northern Ireland will nowRead more.
Everybody Bounce! We Are Vertigo Opens Second Inflatable Park in Belfast
Belfast-based leisure and adventure company, We Are Vertigo has opened the doors to its second Inflatable Park in Belfast’s TitanicRead more.
9 High Street, Newtownards, BT23 4JN T: 028 9182 0634 74 Main Street, Bangor W: excelclothing.comRead More →Read more.
Excel In Education Tutoring School Ltd. 🗺
Lurgan, County Armagh T: 07841 507 698 E: email@example.com W: www.excelineducationtutoringschool.com Facebook: www.facebook.com/ExcelInEducationTutoringSchool Twitter: @ExcelInEducTSch Instagram: eietutoringschool Booking:Read more.
Explore Ireland: Ni4kids’ Guide to the Perfect Family Staycation
Relax, unwind and recharge your batteries at these hero hotels and resorts that tick all the boxes when it comesRead more.
Explore Ireland: Ni4kids’ Guide to the Perfect Family Staycation
The latest child-friendly deals and holiday-hero hotels right on your doorstep with no flights required… Hodson Bay Group: Four-Star SummerRead more.
Explore the Earth and Space with Fantastic Scientific Screenings
Armagh Observatory and Planetarium has launched an online programme of special screenings this May, with awe-inspiring films narrated by well-knownRead more.
Exploris Aquarium 🗺
The Rope Walk, Castle Street, Portaferry BT22 1NZ T: 028 4272 8062 W: explorisni.comRead More →Read more.
Fabulous Fast Food
With her new cookbook, I Love My Wok, award-winning food writer Nicola Graimes reveals how you can make mouth-watering, freshRead more.
Fairy Tale Food 🗺
In his new cookbook, Disney: The Simple Family Cookbook, food photographer Jean-François Mallet, aims to bring back the joy of cookingRead more.
Family Care Society
97 Malone Avenue, Belfast BT9 6ED T: 028 9069 1133 Unit 9, Orchard Business Park, 10 Pennyburn Industrial Estate, Derry,Read more.
Family Finance: Mindfulness and Money Management
William Thompson, Head of Consumer Banking NI Bank of Ireland UK is learning more about being mindful… ‘Mindfulness’ is a termRead more.
Family Finance: Protecting Yourself From Financial Fraud
William Thompson, Head of Consumer Banking NI Bank of Ireland UK, has some tips for how you and your familyRead more.
Family Focus: The Election
With the General Election now only days away have you decided how you will vote or are you still openRead more.
Family Food: Baby Love
Once they are ready to move on from a milk only diet to solids, Keda Black says establishing healthy eatingRead more.
FAMILY FUN DAY 🗓 🗺
When: Mon 28 May Where: Marble Arch Caves, Enniskillen Cost: Normal admission Time: 10am – 4pm Enjoy an interactive familyRead more.
Family Law: A Will – Can You Afford Not To?
New Year’s Resolutions with O’Reilly Stewart Solicitors – Putting Your Affairs In Order. Seventy seven per cent of parents withRead more.
Family Law: Back To School Bullying Worries
Family law specialist at MTB Solicitors, Belfast, Enda Lavery offers expert advice on what to do if your child is aRead more.
Family Law: Landmark Decision on Widowed Parent’s Allowance
Family Law specialist at MTB Solicitors Enda Lavery reviews what a Supreme Court ruling could mean for co-habiting couples withRead more.
Family Mediation 🗺
7 University Street, Belfast BT7 1FY T: 028 9024 3265 W: familymediationni.org.ukRead More →Read more.
Family Mediation NI 🗺
7 University Street, Belfast, BT7 1FY T: 028 9024 3265 W: familymediationni.org.ukRead More →Read more.
FAMILY OPEN ART DAY 🗓 🗺
When: Sat 11 Aug Where: Millennium Court Arts Centre, Portadown Cost: Free Time: 11.30am – 3pm Watch Mary Poppins and design yourRead more.
FAMILY ORIENTEERING CHALLENGE 🗓 🗺
When: Sun 22 July Where: Bashfordsland Wood, Carrickfergus Cost: Free Time: 1pm – 3pm Enjoy the challenge of orienteering, get active and improveRead more.
Sphero BOLT Having your very own robot is now no longer a space-age dream and both kids, parents and ITRead more.
Fast Track Farm 🗺
Ballyatwood Farm, 133 Greyabbey Road, Ballywalter, BT22 2NY T: 028 4275 7301 W: fasttrackfarm.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Father’s Day Feast
Dad-of-four Jimmy Doherty hasn’t looked back since taking on the leasehold of a 100-acre farm just outside Ipswich 12 years agoRead more.
Fermanagh County Museum at Enniskillen Castle 🗺
Castle Barracks, Enniskillen BT74 7HL T: 028 6632 5000 W: enniskillencastle.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Festive Family Treats
Inspired by her three children, who love reading as much as their mum loves cooking, Great British Bake Off winnerRead more.
Fighting For Fatherhood
In their new book, Dads Don’t Babysit, frustrated fathers – successful dad blogger David Freed and journalist James Millar – are challenging society’sRead more.
Finlay Park 🗺
Whitewell Road, Belfast BT36 7EU T: 07887 743923 W: belfastcity.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Finvoy Fun Farm 🗺
7 Drumlee Road, Finvoy, Ballymoney, BT53 7LE T: 07751 222179 W: finvoyfunfarm.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Five Guys 🗺
1st Floor Victoria Square, Belfast, BT1 4QG T: 028 9033 2059 W: fiveguys.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Five Things Your Kids Need To Know About Instagram
Social media is infiltrating children’s lives in a completely new way, and no doubt many of those old enough toRead more.
Fizzwizzpop Children’s Entertainment 🗺
100 Loopland Drive Belfast, BT6 9DX T: 07878 775690 W: fizzwizzpop.comRead More →Read more.
Florence Court 🗺
Florence Court Demesne, Enniskillen BT92 1DB T: 028 6634 8249 W: nationaltrust.org.uk/florence-courtRead More →Read more.
Flossy Treats 🗺
Unit 7, Ballymena Business Centre, Fenaghy Road, Galgorm, BT42 1FL T: 07703 512558 W: flossytreats.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Flowerfield Arts Centre 🗺
185 Coleraine Road, Portstewart, BT55 7HU T: 028 7083 1400 W: flowerfield.orgRead More →Read more.
T: 07598 422695 E: firstname.lastname@example.org W: Facebook.com/FlutterbyArtistry Professional Face Painting Service. Read More →Read more.
Focus Tuition 🗺
104 Loopland Drive, Belfast, BT6 9DX T: 028 9046 9662 / 07587 130 573 W: focustuitionbelfast.co.uk Want to give yourRead more.
Food Glorious Food
Finding solutions to help busy parents feed their families. Didn’t I Just Feed You?! is a candid weekly podcast fromRead more.
Footprints Daycare 🗺
84a Colinmill, Belfast, BT17 0AR T: 028 9092 3444 W: footprintswomenscentre.orgRead More →Read more.
Forthriver Park 🗺
Ballygomartin Road, Belfast BT13 3LD T: 07860 461955 W: belfastcity.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Fossil Hunt 🗓 🗺
When: Sun 6 Jan Where: Colin Glen Forest Park, Belfast Cost: £4 Time: 2pm – 4pm Colin Glen is anRead more.
Foster Care Associates
Unit 6 & 7 Belmont Office Park, 232-240 Belmont Road, BT4 2AW T: 028 9076 9310 Unit 4 Hyde BusinessRead more.
Four Thousand Pupils Took Part in ‘The Daily Mile’ As Wellbeing Initative Comes To NI
Over 4,000 school children across the province took part in Northern Ireland’s ‘Daily Mile’. As part of Psychology Week, theRead more.
Foyle Arena 🗺
Limavady Road, L’Derry, BT47 6JY T: 028 7137 6555 W: foylearena.comRead More →Read more.
Foyle Day Care Association
26 Faughanview Park, Londonderry, BT47 2TA T: 028 7131 8256 1 Kennedy Place, Londonderry, BT48 6RF T: 028 7136 0313Read more.
Foyle Valley Railway Museum 🗺
1 Foyle Road, L’derry BT48 6SQ T: 028 7126 5234 W: facebook.com/FoyleValleyRailwayRead More →Read more.
Franco’s Restaurant 🗺
Queen Elizabeth Rd, Enniskillen, BT74 7DG T: 028 6632 4424 W: francosrestaurant.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Frankie & Benny’s
1-9 Boucher Place, Belfast, BT12 6HT T: 028 9066 1569 Victoria Square, Belfast, BT1 4QG T: 028 9072 7820 SprucefieldRead more.
60 Great Victoria Street, BT2 7BB T: 028 9031 0862 Galgorm Resort & Spa, Galgorm, BT42 1EA T: 028 2588Read more.
Free From Stress Food
With the rise in awareness of allergies and food intolerances, more and more of us are searching for free fromRead more.
Friends Day Nurseries
27 Craigy Road, Saintfield, BT24 7BZ T: 028 9751 1922 The Square, Crossgar, BT30 9EE T: 028 4483 2847 W: friendsdaynursery.co.ukReadRead more.
From Houseparty to TikTok -NSPCC NI Offers Advice To Parents To Keep Kids Safe Online
With thousands of children at home for the Easter holidays because of the coronavirus lockdown, parents all over Northern IrelandRead more.
Fun For Kids
A series of podcasts from FunKids Radio on everything from science, book reviews and kids’ favourite celebrity interviews! Hours ofRead more.
Fun Works Indoor Play and Party Centre 🗺
3 Glenwell Road, Newtownabbey, BT36 7RF T: 028 9083 0010 W: funworksplay.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Fundays Private Day Nursery 🗺
35 Belfast Road, Antrim, BT41 1PB T: 028 9448 8222 W: fundayschildcare.co.uk Read More →Read more.
FUNDING BOOST PROVIDES LIFELINE FOR POPULAR PLAYGROUP
A popular County Down playgroup that was on the verge of closure only three years ago has secured vital fundingRead more.
Funding secured for 300 additional nursing and midwifery undergraduate places
Health Minister Robin Swann today (Monday May 4) confirmed that Executive funding is in place to secure an additional 300Read more.
Funky stuff for little ones. Appealing collection of home and lifestyle products perfect for young families. W: funkymoose.co.uk Read More →Read more.
Funtastic Play 🗺
Unit 3, Carryduff Business Park, Comber Road, Carryduff, BT8 8AN T: 028 9081 5678 W: funtastic-play.comRead More →Read more.
Galgorm Castle Fairy Trail 🗺
5 The Courtyard Galgorm Castle, Galgorm, BT421HL T: 07974 764736/ 07713 873229 W: galgormcastlefairytrail.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Galgorm Castle Fairy Trail 🗺
Toadstool Cottage, Galgorm Castle Galgorm, BT42 1HL T: 0774516213 W: galgormcastlefairytrail.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Garvagh Forest Park 🗺
6 Forest Road, Garvagh BT51 5EF T: 028 7034 0870 W: nidirect.gov.uk/articles/garvagh-forestRead More →Read more.
Get On The Cycle Freeway As Ciclovia Belfast Returns
The worldwide phenomenon known as Ciclovia returns to the streets of Belfast on Sunday March 29 from 9.30pm – 12pm andRead more.
Get Vaccinated When Invited For Routine Immunisations During COVID-19
The Public Health Agency (PHA) is urging people who are invited for routine vaccinations to be aware that it isRead more.
Getting Parenting Done
By Alan Meban Amidst a lot of recent talk about getting a large political deal ‘done’, I was reminded aboutRead more.
Giant’s Causeway 🗺
44 Causeway Road, Bushmills, BT57 8SU T: 028 2073 1855 W: nationaltrust.org.uk/giants-causewayRead More →Read more.
Gilford Climbing Wall 🗺
Gilford Community Centre, 5 Stramore Road, Gilford, BT63 6HL T: 028 3883 1708 W: armaghbanbridgecraigavon.gov.uk At Gilford Community Centre youRead more.
Gilford Community Centre 🗺
5 Stramore Rd, Gilford, Craigavon BT63 6HL T: 028 3883 1708 W: getactiveabc.com Read More →Read more.
Gorgeous collection of party supplies to thrill any little princess or superhero. W: gingerray.co.uk Read More →Read more.
W: gingerray.co.uk Gorgeous collection of party supplies to thrill any little princess or superhero. Read More →Read more.
Various locations across NI T: 028 9042 5212 W: girlguidingulster.org.uk Fun, exciting activities and the chance to make life-long friendsRead more.
Girls Brigade NI
Locations across NI T: 028 9454 8054 W: gbni.co.uk The Northern Ireland Girls’ Brigade is a Christian youth organisation for girls ofRead more.
Glenariff Forest Park 🗺
98 Glenariff Road, Glenariff BT44 0QX T: 028 7034 0870 W: nidirect.gov.uk/articles/glenariff-forest-parkRead More →Read more.
Glengormley Christmas Market and Lights Switch On 🗓 🗺
When: Sun 17 Nov Where: Lilian Bland Community Park, Glengormley Cost: Workshops £5 child, £2.50 adult Time: 1-6pm Create aRead more.
Glenmore Activity Centre 🗺
43 Glenmore Park, Lisburn BT27 4RT T: 028 9266 2830 W: lisburncastlereagh.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Going It Alone
With a quarter of kids now living with lone parents, to single mothers like Nina Farr, the suggestion that theyRead more.
In this digital age children can all too easily become isolated from meaningful contact with both the natural world andRead more.
Passionate forager Adele Nozedar is a food writer and best-selling author of The Hedgerow Handbook and The Garden Forager. InRead more.
Gort Kids After School Club 🗺
94 Church Street, Cookstown, BT80 8HX T: 028 8676 9808 W: gortkids.comRead More →Read more.
Gosford Forest Park 🗺
Gosford Forest Park, Markethill BT60 1GD T: 028 3755 2169 W: getactiveabc.com/gosfordforestpark Read More →Read more.
Graffiti Restaurant 🗺
258 Ormeau Road, Belfast, BT7 2FZ T: 028 9069 3300 W: graffittibelfast.comRead More →Read more.
Great Lives: Anne Frank
Anne Frank was an ordinary little girl living in extraordinary times. Anne became one of the most memorable victims ofRead more.
Great lives: Nelson Mandela
Anti-apartheid revolutionary, politician and philanthropist, Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela began life in the tiny South African Village of Mvezo and becameRead more.
Green Flag for Strandtown PS
Strandtown Primary School in East Belfast has been awarded a prestigious Eco-Schools Green Flag by the environmental charity Keep NorthernRead more.
549 Lisburn Rd, Belfast, BT9 7GQ T: 028 9066 6033 285 Upper Newtownards Road, Belfast, BT16 1RF T: 028 9065Read more.
Greenfields Day Care & Afterschool club Ltd. 🗺
41 Caddy Road, Randalstown, BT41 3DL, Co. Antrim T: 028 9447 2522 E: email@example.com W: www.greenfieldsdaycare.co.uk Greenfields Daycare & Afterschool’s RandalstownRead more.
Growing Up With Good Friends
According to the responses of over 2,000 parents with kids under the age of 16, the top 10 traits parentsRead more.
Guidance on Maintaining Contact Between Parents and Children During Covid-19 Highlighted
The Ministers of Health and Justice have today highlighted guidance on contact between parents and children during the Covid-19 restrictions.Read more.
Guidance to support safe working in educational settings published
The Department of Education has issued guidance to educational settings on safe working during the coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak. The documentRead more.
Gullivers Soft Play 🗺
Orchard Leisure Centre, 37-39 Folly Lane, Armagh, BT60 1AT T: 028 3751 5920 W: armaghbanbridgecraigavon.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Containing utterly delicious recipes for the entire family, from nourishing breakfasts to tummy-friendly desserts, Lee Holmes’s new book Supercharge YourRead more.
Habitat For Humanity NI 🗺
Riverside Centre, Young Street, Lisburn, BT27 5EA T: 028 9263 5635 W: habitatni.co.ukRead More →Read more.
HALLOWEEN AT ECOS 🗓 🗺
When: Wed 31 Oct Where: Ecos Park, Ballymena Cost: Free, charge for fairground rides Time: 6pm – 8.30pm Join the HalloweenRead more.
HALLOWEEN HOWL 🗓 🗺
When: Wed 31 Oct Where: Lisburn Bowl Cost: Bowling £2.75 per child Time: 2pm – 4pm Come in fancy dressRead more.
Happiness Advice – From One Mum To Another
Author Natalie Savvides has been called ‘the real Bridget Jones’ on many occasions and her past life experiences have inspiredRead more.
When TV presenter Katie Piper and entrepreneur and mum-of-four TerriAnn Nunns met through mutual friends, they instantly clicked, sharing storiesRead more.
Happy Birthday to You
It’s their special day. A once in a year celebration where they are the star performer to a VIP audience ofRead more.
Happy Children Day Nursery 🗺
48 Main St, Ballynahinch, BT24 8DN T: 028 9756 0906 W: happychildrendaynursery.comRead More →Read more.
Happy Days Playgroup 🗺
School Lane, Brackaville, Dungannon, BT71 4NW T: 028 8774 6056 W: Facebook.com/Happy Days PlaygroupRead More →Read more.
Happy Ever After
According to the Office of National Statistics NI there are more than 13,700 step-families across Northern Ireland, highlighting the urgentRead more.
Happy Town 🗺
41 Portaferry Road, Newtownards, BT23 8NN T: 028 9181 5533 W: happytown.uk.comRead More →Read more.
Harry’s Shack 🗺
118 Strand Road, Portstewart, BT55 7PG T: 028 7083 1783 W: facebook.com/HarrysShackRead More →Read more.
C/O RABIU Musgrave Park Hospital, Belfast, BT9 7JB T: 07826 909 110 W: headway.org.ukRead More →Read more.
Health & Beauty News
This October we are loving… Maleficent Make-Up & Hair The team at Mad Beauty have created beautifully designed additions toRead more.
Health & Beauty News: February
The Pear-fect Snack Founded by dad-of-two Ben Whitehead, Spare Snacks is his mission to take farmers’ unloved wonky fruit and vegRead more.
Health & Social Care Trust
To register your interest in Fostering please call T: 028 3833 7181 W: southerntrust.hscni.netRead More →Read more.
Health and Beauty News – Winter 2018
#I WILL NOT BE DELETED Global beauty company Coty, led by its cosmetics brand Rimmel London, has launched its purpose ledRead more.
Health and Beauty News: This January we are loving…
Beauty Shots Glowing skin is the number one priority on everyone’s beauty to-do list, but with winter weather you mightRead more.
Health Update: Breastfeeding
A poll by BBC Radio 4’s Woman’s Hour and BBC Radio Sheffield asked over 1,000 women aged 18-40 across theRead more.
Help Belfast Zoo name their happy little ‘capys’
Belfast Zoo recently announced the birth of two capybaras and need YOUR help naming the new arrivals! You can submitRead more.
Helping Children Love Themselves
Children’s Mental Health Week 2018 (5-11 February) is highlighting the importance of ‘Being Ourselves’ inviting everyone – children, young peopleRead more.
Helping Hand Tutoring 🗺
22 Farnham Park, Bangor, BT20 3SR T: 028 9146 4459 / Mob: 07786 314726 W: helpinghandtutoring.co.uk Helping Hand Tutoring gives a HelpingRead more.
Here Comes Summer – Focus on Summer Schemes
It won’t be long now until the sun sets on another school year but how best to fill those longRead more.
By Alan Meban I don’t remember much about the first house I lived in other than the rather jolly binRead more.
Hillcrest Day Nursery 🗺
14 Annadale Avenue, Belfast, BT7 3JH T: 028 9064 0917 W: hillcrestdaynursery.co.uk Read More →Read more.
Hillmount Kids Gardening Club
Belfast, Bangor and Ards 56/58 Upper Braniel Road, Belfast, BT5 7TX T: 028 9044 8213 116 Belfast Rd, Bangor, BT20Read more.
Hillsborough Forest Park 🗺
Hillsborough, BT26 6DP T: 028 9261 1439 W: visitlisburncastlereagh.comRead More →Read more.
History Comes To Life At European Heritage Open Days 2019
The Department for Communities today invited the public to get involved in this year’s European Heritage Open Days (EHOD) WeekendRead more.
Belfast & beyond T: 07720 526221 W: holamuchachos.co.uk Spanish fun for little ones in Belfast and beyond. Classes for babiesRead more.
Hollypark Private Nursery and Preschool 🗺
18a Upper Church Lane, Portadown, BT63 5JE T: 028 3839 1000 W: hollyparknursery.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Home For Christmas
As someone who loves the holidays, freelance recipe writer and cooking show host Yvette van Boven is never short of ideasRead more.
Home to School Transport Review
The Department of Education has announced a review of the current home to school transport policy. The aim of theRead more.
Home To School Transport: No More Free Rides?
In January Ni4kids launched a survey asking parents for their views on the Budget cost-saving proposal of the removal, orRead more.
Home-Start Ards, Comber and Peninsula Area 🗺
Volunteer queries: 9 Cuan Gardens, Greyabbey BT22 2QG T: 028 4278 8369 Children’s charity shop: 2 Ann Street, Newtownards T: 028Read more.
Home-To-School Transport – What Are Your Rights?
Family law specialist at MTB Solicitors, Belfast, Enda Lavery explains the rules and regulations around your child qualifying for aRead more.
How to Fail: A Lesson For My Children
Natasha Geary writes on an age-old but important life lesson for kids. Never give up! I wish failure was taught inRead more.
How To Have A Very Happy Family Christmas
George Burns apparently said: “Happiness is having a large, loving, caring, close-knit family…in another city.” It’s the holiday season whichRead more.
How To Know When It’s More Than A Cold
Many children will get coughs and sniffles over the winter season but sometimes it may be more than a cold.Read more.
Hullabaloo Day Nursery 🗺
187 Jordanstown Road, Newtownabbey, BT37 0LU T: 028 9085 4143 W: hullabaloodaynurseryni.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Ni4kids columnist Alan Meban admits that he’s not a big fan of Christmas… My overall humbug attitude towards the season isRead more.
Hundreds Of Sexual Offences Against Young Children Recorded By Police In NI
Police in Northern Ireland are dealing with hundreds of sexual offences against young children, according to figures provided to theRead more.
Totally gorgeous shoes, dresses and accessories for babies and younger girls. W: huntleysshoes.com Read More →Read more.
I Just Love It
Original, witty, quirky gift products for the entire family – of the personalised and non- personalised variety – in oneRead more.
IAIM Baby Massage
W: iaimbabymassage.co.uk A list of IAIM baby and infant massage instructors across NI. Read More →Read more.
IKEA Ideas for Summer
The summer holidays just creep in, don’t they? No sooner are you measuring the children for their new uniforms whichRead more.
7 Belfast Road, Newtownards, BT23 4BJ T: 028 9124 5245 W: ikidsnursery.comRead More →Read more.
IKidz Academy 🗺
Arts Resource Centre, North City Business Centre, Belfast, BT15 2GG T: 028 9581 1202 W: gigatraining.com Courses and one-off taster eventsRead more.
In Your Own Sweet Time
Work, kids, life… if you constantly feel that you’ve got far too much on your plate to spend hours inRead more.
Inclusive Playpark Opens Ahead Of Summer Holidays
The Mo Mowlam Playpark on the Stormont Estate has reopened following a major refurbishment. The playpark has been transformed intoRead more.
By becoming an Ni4kids Family Member you will receive regular email updates from Ni4kids. You are free to opt out ofRead more.
Information on schools open for vulnerable children and key workers’ children
A list of schools which are open for the educational supervision of vulnerable children and key workers’ children is nowRead more.
Inn Shoes 🗺
61a Saintfield Road Belfast, BT8 7HL T: 028 9079 0783 W: innshoes.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Inspire (Northern Ireland Association for Mental Health) 🗺
Central Office, Lombard House 10-20 Lombard Street Belfast, BT1 1RD T: 028 9032 8474 W: inspirewellbeing.orgRead More →Read more.
Insta-Parenting: Social Media Places Too Much Pressure on Parents to be Perfect
On World Mental Health Day, Home-Start UK in Northern Ireland reveals local families facing challenges struggle alone for too long,Read more.
Integrated Education Fund 🗺
Forestview, Purdy’s Lane, Belfast BT8 7AR T: 028 9069 4099 M: 07392 091124 E: Jill@ief.org.uk W: integratemyschool.comRead More →Read more.
IRISH HISTORY STARTS HERE 🗓 🗺
When: Sat 11 Aug Where: Coleraine Museum Cost: Free Time: 2pm – 4pm Join artists to make some creative pieces inspiredRead more.
Irish Linen Centre & Museum 🗺
Market Square, Lisburn, BT28 1AG T: 028 9266 3377 W: lisburnmuseum.comRead More →Read more.
Irvinestown Centenary Sculpture Garden 🗺
Lisnarick Road, Irvinestown W: fermanaghlakelands.comRead More →Read more.
Is Kids’ TV Making Your Child Prejudiced?
New research conducted into the most popular content that pre-schoolers are watching has found it to be severely lacking inRead more.
Is Your Child’s School Missing Out?
In this school year, 2017/2018, Young Enterprise Northern Ireland had the privilege of engaging with 87,879 students, working with 351Read more.
Island Arts Centre 🗺
The Island, Lisburn, BT27 4RL T: 028 9250 9509 W: islandartscentre.com A wide selection of creative courses and events forRead more.
J P Swim
Belfast & Banbridge T: 07858 518119 W: jpswim.co.uk Winner of the Ni4kids Coach of the Year Award 2017 JPSwim offersRead more.
Jack & Jill Community Playgroup 🗺
4 Dergbrough Road, Plumbridge, Omagh, BT79 8EF T: 028 8164 7807 W: Facebook.com/Jack and Jill Community Playgroup Plumbridge Read MoreRead more.
Jack and the Beanstalk 🗓 🗺
When: Wed 5 – Sat 15 Dec Where: The Old Courthouse, Antrim Cost: £10 Time: Various Join Mr Hullabaloo andRead more.
Jellybean Café 🗺
250 Upper Newtownards Road, Belfast, BT4 3EU T: 028 9047 3725 W: facebook.com/jellybeancafeRead More →Read more.
JEM Swim School
Classes in Belfast, Ards & Holywood T: 07515 286109 W: jemswimming.com JEM Babies, Kids and Adults will learn how toRead more.
Jenny Boggs Centre 🗺
4 Bingham St East, Bangor, BT20 5DP T: 028 9147 0983 W: jennyboggsmusic.com Established in October 2008, and has sinceRead more.
Jenny’s Cakes 🗺
Unit 71, 2-4 Balloo Avenue, Bangor, BT19 7QT T: 028 9145 2366 W: jennyscakes.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Classes in Lisburn, Banbridge & Moira T: 028 92 668 866 E: firstname.lastname@example.org W: jojingles.com/lisburn Jo Jingles offers fun, interactiveRead more.
Joey Dunlop Leisure Centre 🗺
33 Garryduff Rd, Ballymoney BT53 7DB T: 028 2766 0260 W: visitballymoney.comRead More →Read more.
JoJo Maman Bébé 🗺
629 Lisburn Road, Belfast BT9 7GT T: 028 9066 3224 W: jojomamanbebe.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Jolly Jesters 🗺
13 Castle St, Dromore, BT25 1AF T: 028 9269 3869 W: jollyjestersnursery.com Read More →Read more.
Jolly Rodgers Day Nursery 🗺
47 Antrim Road, Lisburn, BT28 3EB T: 028 9267 0988 W: jollyrodgers.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Jolly Tots Antrim 🗺
6 Steeple Road, Antrim, BT41 1AF T: 028 9442 8111 W: jollytotsantrim.com Read More →Read more.
4 Victoria Road, Carrickfergus, BT38 7JF T: 028 9336 4630 W: jollytots.net Read More →Read more.
Julie’s Tutoring 🗺
21 Queen Street, Carrickfergus, BT38 8AP T: 07592 068014 W: juliestutoringservice.co.uk A member of the General Teaching Council of NorthernRead more.
Jump Boxx NI 🗺
Waringsford Road, Banbridge, BT32 4EH T: 028 406 27941 W: jumpboxxni.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Jumpin Java Kitchen 🗺
101-103 High Street, Bangor, BT20 5BD T: 028 9145 5400 W: facebook.com/JJKBangorRead More →Read more.
Various locations across NI T: 028 9020 4180 W: jumpingclay.co.uk Classes and afterschool to make fun models with the world’sRead more.
Jungle King 🗺
Unit 521 Springtown Retail Park, Londonderry, BT48 0LY T: 028 7136 9065 W: jungleking.ieRead More →Read more.
Junior Rangers Woodland Experience 🗓 🗺
When: Sat 15 Dec Where: Skillen’s Wood, Greyabbey Cost: Adult free, Child £5 Time: 10am – 2pm Learn bushcraft skillsRead more.
Just 10 Reasons Why Dads Really Rock
Dads, they’re like your BFF. Only better! Dr Andy Cope explains why… Dads are eco-friendly They don’t purchase lots of clothes.Read more.
Just A Game?
If you are one of the many parents who spent the school-free days of July and August trying to priseRead more.
Kare Bears Private Day Nurseries
82-84 Rashee Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9HT T: 028 9332 2308 458 Antrim Road, Glengormley, BT36 5DA T: 028 9083 3162Read more.
Katie on Confidence
Last seen dazzling us with her dance moves on Saturday night’s Strictly Come Dancing, bestselling author and TV presenter KatieRead more.
Methodist College and Inst RBAI Belfast T: 07843 870637 E: email@example.com W: facebook.com/keen2swimbelfast Saturday swim classes at Methodist College andRead more.
Keep Calm And Carry On… Being A Brilliant Parent!
You should have left for work 10 minutes ago. The house is a mess and as you rush around gettingRead more.
Keeping It Real
Despite the constant warnings from parents, teachers, charities and the police about staying safe when using the Internet, this summerRead more.
Keeping It Real
The project #ThisIsParenthood, wants to change the conversation around parenting and inspire self-belief in parents after a global study ofRead more.
KEEPING KIDS HAPPY AND CALM IN AN AGE OF ANXIETY
With recent data from the NSPCC’s Childline service showing that children as young as four years old are displaying signsRead more.
Keith McVeigh (M.A, Ph.D.) Private Music Tuition 🗺
Gibson Park Gardens, Belfast, BT6 9GN T: 07743 479138 E: firstname.lastname@example.org W: www.musiclessonsbelfast.com Private Music Tuition in Piano and Guitar Performance, Theory and Composition.Read more.
64 Rainey Street, Magherafelt, BT45 5AH T: 028 7963 2565 W: Facebook.com/Kidd-z-Play NurseryRead More →Read more.
Kiddiewinkles Day Nursery 🗺
19 Loy Street, Cookstown, BT80 8PZ T: 028 8675 7122 Read More →Read more.
Kids Cutting Car Congestion
Translink and Eco-Schools – the international environmental education programme – are celebrating 10 years of joining forces to deliver aRead more.
Kids Store 🗺
79-81 Castle Street, Belfast, BT1 1GJ T: 028 9023 2805 W: kidsstore.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Kids Tone Pilates 🗺
Blackstone Physiotherapy, Moira, BT67 0LE T: 028 9261 1211 W: blackstonephysio.co.uk Enter a world of exercise and make-believe, where you’llRead more.
W: kidzcraft.co.uk Creative party and craft ideas with all the supplies you need. Read More →Read more.
Kilkeel Leisure Centre & Swimming Pool 🗺
Mourne Esplanade, Kilkeel, Newry, BT34 4DB T: 028 4176 4666 W: newrymournedown.orgRead More →Read more.
Kilmakee Activity Centre 🗺
52a, Rowan Drive, Dunmurry BT17 9QA T: 028 9030 1545 W: lisburncastlereagh.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Kilrea Sports Complex 🗺
Craiglea Gardens, Kilrea BT51 5QZ T: 028 2954 1483 W: causewaycoastandglens.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Kindercare Fostering 🗺
Unit 24, 40 Montgomery Road, Belfast BT6 9HL T: 028 90 020 247 W: kindercareni.co.uk A not for profit independentRead more.
Kindergarten Cottage 🗺
118 Movilla Rd, Newtownards, BT23 8RJ T: 028 9181 1194 W: kindergartencottage.com Read More →Read more.
Kinderkids Ashton Centre
31 Henry Place, Belfast, BT15 2AY T: 028 9033 3966 5 Churchill Street, Belfast, BT15 2BP T: 028 9074 2255Read more.
46 Botanic Avenue, Belfast, BT7 1JR T: 07870 683757 W: MusicFirstNi.com Fun Music therapy for kids. Read More →Read more.
Kip McGrath Education Centres
Unit 14, The Courtyard, Galgorm Castle, Galgorm, Ballymena BT42 1HL T: 07754 390960 32 Carleton St, Portadown, Craigavon BT62 3EPRead more.
Know your rights and take care when buying online, warns Trading Standards Service
The Department for the Economy’s Trading Standards Service is advising consumers to take extra precautions and know their rights whenRead more.
Kubby Day Nursery 🗺
2a Church Avenue, Kircubbin, BT22 1DS T: 028 4273 8087 W: kubby.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Kumon Study Centres
Ballyhackamore Library, 1-3 Eastleigh Drive, Belfast BT4 3DX T: 028 9079 6729 Windsor Study Centre , St. Bride’s Hall, Derryvolgie Avenue , Belfast,Read more.
La Mon Hotel and Country Club 🗺
41 Gransha Road, Castlereagh, BT23 5RF T: 028 9044 8631 W: lamon.co.uk Read More →Read more.
Chic French style for the entire family at a great price. W: laredoute.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Lagan Boat Company 🗺
Unit 5, OBEL, 66 Donegall Quay, Belfast BT1 3NL T: 028 90240124 or M: 07718910423 E: email@example.com W: www.laganboatcompany.com The World’sRead more.
Lagan Meadows 🗺
Knightsbridge Park, Belfast BT9 5PB T: 07920 187643 W: belfastcity.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Lagan Valley Leisureplex 🗺
18 Lisburn Leisure Park, Lisburn, County Antrim, BT28 1LP T: 028 9267 2121 E: firstname.lastname@example.org W: www.theleisureplex.com Splash, swim andRead more.
Lakeland Forum 🗺
Broadmeadow, Shore Rd, Enniskillen BT74 7EF T: 028 6632 4121 W: fermanaghomagh.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Larne Leisure Centre 🗺
Tower Road, Larne, BT40 1AB T: 028 2826 2497 W: midandeastantrim.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Last Chance To Take In A Show Before The Curtain Comes Down At The Grand Opera House
A host of brilliant shows will be the final events presented at the Grand Opera House before a year of restorationRead more.
Laura Walker Ballet
Classes in Belfast, Holywood & Carnmoney T: 028 9076 3953 / Mobile 07711 643 958 W: facebook.com/LauraWalkerBallet Royal Academy ofRead more.
Le Winters 🗺
92 Church Street, Newtownards, BT23 4AL T: 028 9181 4141 W: lewinters.comRead More →Read more.
Leading Children’s Book Illustrators Pay Homage to Raymond Briggs During the 40th Anniversary Year of The Snowman
Quentin Blake; John Burningham; Adam Hargreaves; Shirley Hughes; Helen Oxenbury; Chris Riddell; Posy Simmonds; Andy Stanton and Ed Vere, haveRead more.
Learning 4 Fun: A History of Art
From cave paintings 40,000 years ago to abstract-expressionist New York, acclaimed author and art historian Michael Bird transports young readersRead more.
Learning 4 Fun: Ancient Egyptians
The traditions of Ancient Egyptians and their obsession with the afterlife is a topic which still fascinates today. Journey backRead more.
Learning 4 Fun: Go Wild This Winter
It might be winter, but there’s still plenty of wildlife to see right across Northern Ireland. In the bottom ofRead more.
Learning 4 Fun: It’s All Just An Illusion
The science behind mind-boggling illusions has intrigued adults and children alike for years but now with their new book OpticalRead more.
Learning 4 Fun: The Russian Revolution
For 300 years the Russian Romanov Tsars had been the most magnificent rulers in Europe, but in 1917 they wereRead more.
Learning 4 Fun: Wacky Things Humans Do
The human body can accomplish many things. Some are gross, some are funny and some are just downright unbelievable… ShineRead more.
Learning Space 🗺
11A Fountain Street, Belfast, BT1 6ET T: 028 9031 9360 W: learningspaceuk.co.ukRead More →Read more.
There are nearly 10,000 species of bird and they belong to all sorts of families. Here’s some fascinating facts toRead more.
Learning4Fun: Creature Constellations
Every night, when the sky is clear, it’s filled with twinkling stars. But did you know that it’s full ofRead more.
Learning4Fun: Flying South For Christmas
A LITTLE BIRD TOLD ME ABOUT MIGRATION… For us, winter is great. We get to wrap up warm, go forRead more.
Learning4Fun: Hidden Wonders of the World
Planet Earth is a treasure trove filled with natural marvels and man-made oddities just waiting to be explored by buddingRead more.
Learning4Fun: Inside Out
Have you ever wondered how the human body works and wished that you could take asneak peek inside to findRead more.
Learning4Fun: It’s All In The Genes
What makes you, you? Our early ancestors realised that children often grew up to look and act like their parentsRead more.
Learning4Fun: Our Garden Friends
Have you ever wondered what all the bugs you see in your garden are doing? Head of horticulture at theRead more.
Learning4Fun: Science Is Snow Much Fun
Take a deep breath and come with us on a journey to the nether world of low temperature as weRead more.
The clocks have gone back, the nights are longer and oh baby it’s cold outside, but if you wrap upRead more.
Learning4Fun: The Big Blue
Why do octopuses have eight arms? How do fish breathe underwater and are jellyfish actually made of jelly? Author andRead more.
Learning4Fun: The Legend of Lig-na-Paiste
Our magnificent landscapes in Northern Ireland have given birth to incredible stories, tales which have entertained, enthralled and even frightenedRead more.
Learning4Fun: The Magic of the Moon
2019 is the 50th anniversary year of NASA’s Apollo 11 mission to the moon during which American astronaut Neil Armstrong declaredRead more.
Legacy Primary Schools Golf Programme launched ahead of this years’ 148th Open
A Primary Schools Golf Programme is to benefit from the legacy of the 148th Open at Royal Portrush this JulyRead more.
Less Fuss, More Fantastic Food
In the battle to overcome picky eating Emily Leary is ‘making new the norm’ by linking imagination to food soRead more.
Let It Go: Mindful Meditation For Kids
A much-needed antidote to help children let go of their anxieties and concerns at the end of each busy dayRead more.
LET’S GO HYDRO GRAND OPENING 🗓 🗺
When: Sat 5 – Mon 7 May Where: Cable & Wake, Knockbracken Reservoir, Carryduff Cost: Sessions from £12 per person Time:Read more.
Your child’s birthday bash is the highlight of their year. Meet the party pros who take the pressure off parentsRead more.
Letter from Minister of Education to Education Sector
The Education Minister Peter Weir has written to educational settings in relation to COVID-19 (coronavirus) You will be aware thatRead more.
Leukaemia & Lymphoma NI 🗺
CCRCB, 97 Lisburn Rd, Belfast BT9 7BL T: 028 9097 2928 W: leukaemiaandlymphomani.orgRead More →Read more.
Liberty IT Launches Free Augmented Reality Game
Liberty Mutual Insurance’s Belfast and Dublin-based technology arm, Liberty IT, has open-sourced AR Madness, an augmented reality (AR) game toRead more.
Life After Loss 🗺
Unit 407, Lisburn Enterprise Centre, Lisburn, BT28 2BY T: 028 9260 5578 W: lifeafterloss.org.ukRead More →Read more.
Life After Loss
Aly Harte shares her own childhood experience of loss and three ways to help children cope with grief, separation orRead more.
31 Scotch Street, Armagh, BT61 7BY T: 028 3752 4745 W: Facebook.com/lilasRead More →Read more.
Linen Hall Library 🗺
17 Donegall Square North, Belfast, BT1 5GB T: 028 9032 1707 W: linenhall.comRead More →Read more.
Linen Hill Kitchen & Deli 🗺
The Boulevard, Banbridge, BT32 4LF T: 028 4062 6957 W: linenhill.co.uk Read More →Read more.
Lisnagelvin Leisure Centre 🗺
Richill Park, Waterside, L’Derry BT47 5QZ T: 028 7134 7695 W: derrystrabane.comRead More →Read more.
Little Acorns To Mighty Oaks
Dedicated to searching the global market to source non-toxic products that help parents provide the safest possible options. W: littleacornstomightyoaks.co.ukReadRead more.
Little Bear’s Day Nursery 🗺
Unit 2a Ashbury Shopping Centre, Ashbury Avenue, Bangor BT19 6TH T: 028 9127 3533 W: littlebearsnursery.wix.com/site3 Read More →Read more.
Little Citizens Boutique
Multi award-winning children’s toy website based in Northern Ireland specialising in independent designs from across the world. W: littlecitizensboutique.comRead MoreRead more.
Little Gems Day Nursery 🗺
1 Dunlady Rd, Dundonald, Belfast BT16 1TT T: 028 9041 9199 Opening Hours: Monday – Friday: 7.30am – 6.00pm Local Authority /Read more.
Little Hands Little Feet 🗺
Derryvolgie House 73 Malone Road, Belfast, BT9 6SB T: 028 9066 5037 W: littlehandslittlefeet.orgRead More →Read more.
Classes across Belfast T: 028 9080 8675 / Mobile 07401 046084 W: littlekickers.co.uk A positive introduction to sport by teachingRead more.
Little Kingdom Kids 🗺
10 Victoria Road, Bangor, BT20 5EX T: 028 9127 2717 W: littlekingdomkids.comRead More →Read more.
Little Monsters 🗺
61-63 Ardmonagh Gardens, Belfast, BT11 8DX T: 028 9024 5943 W: ardmonagh.orgRead More →Read more.
83a Galgorm Road, Ballymena, BT42 1AA T: 028 2565 4048 102 Queensway, Lambeg, Lisburn, BT27 4QP T: 028 9260 4562 3Read more.
Little Stars Private Day Nursery 🗺
74 Gransha Rd, Bangor, BT19 7PU T: 028 9145 5446 W: littlestarsdaynursery-bangor.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Little Tiger Cubs
Classes throughout NI T: 01786 845060 W: littletigercubs.co.uk A groundbreaking exercise programme for children 3-5 years old. These tailored classesRead more.
Little Wing Pizzeria
10 Ann Street, Belfast, BT1 4EF T: 028 9024 7000 322 Lisburn Road, Belfast, BT9 6GH T: 028 9066 6000 201Read more.
T: 07474 665607 W: Facebook.com/LOC-Down Events Interactive characters and entertainment . Read More →Read more.
Lollipop Playgroup 🗺
Torrent Complex, 8 Hillview Avenue, Donaghmore, BT70 3DL T: 028 8776 7556Read More →Read more.
Lough Moss Leisure Centre 🗺
Carryduff, Hillsborough Road, BT8 8HR T: 028 9081 4884 E: email@example.com W: www.lisburncastlereagh.gov.uk/things-to-do/lough-moss-leisure-centre Offering an excellent range of indoor andRead more.
Lough Navar Forest Drive 🗺
Derrygonnelly, BT93 6AH T: 028 6634 3165 W: marblearchcavesgeopark.com Read More →Read more.
Lough Neagh Discovery Centre 🗺
Oxford Island National Nature Reserve Craigavon BT66 6NJ T: 028 3832 2205 W: oxfordisland.comRead More →Read more.
Lough Neagh Discovery Centre and Oxford Island Nature Reserve 🗺
Oxford Island National Nature Reserve, Annaloiste Road, Craigavon BT66 6NJ T: 028 3832 2205 W: oxfordisland.comRead More →Read more.
Lough Road Yoga & Relaxation 🗺
Upper Ballinderry nr. Moira T: 07749 557757 W: loughroadyoga.co.uk Pregnancy, baby massage, kids classes and post-natal yoga. Read More →Read more.
Loughgall Country Park and Golf Course 🗺
11 – 15 Main Street, Loughgall BT61 8HZ T: 028 3889 2900 W: loughgallcountrypark.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Loughside Park 🗺
Shore Road, Belfast BT15 4HP T: 07860 952849 W: belfastcity.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Louie the Entertainer 🗺
19 Hill Crescent, Damolly, Newry BT34 1PS Tel: 07979 745314 W: louietheentertainer.co.uk Louie is an exciting children’s entertainer and kidsRead more.
Luce Balloons 🗺
Unit 12 (Law’s Yard), Rosevale Industrial Estate, Moira Road, Lisburn, BT28 1RW T: 028 9250 8062 W: luceballoons.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Professional balloon company based in Lisburn. Find gift, corporate and personalised balloons for events and special occasions. W: luceballoons.co.uk Read MoreRead more.
Lurgan Park 🗺
Windsor Avenue, Lurgan BT67 9BG T: 028 3832 3795 W: lurganpark.comRead More →Read more.
Lying in Wait of Being Found Out
By Alan Meban “Be sure your sins will find you out” was an oft-repeated mantra of my mother’s. Throughout myRead more.
Magic Bounce 🗺
43 Sandringham, Portadown BT63 5BW T: 07933 843084 W: magicbounceni.com Magic shows for children. Prepared to travel all over NorthernRead more.
Magic Party Tricks
Let the kids become your assistants and amaze your guests with these delicious (but oh-so-easy to make) homemade festive treatsRead more.
Make a Wish Foundation UK 🗺
Bryson House, 28 Bedford St, Belfast, BT2 7FE T: 028 9080 5580 W: make-a-wish.org.ukRead More →Read more.
Making Everyday Happy Moments Possible
Walking hand in hand with Mum and Dad, splashing happily in the bath, going for a scoot around the parkRead more.
Making the Garden a Special Place for Your Little Gardener
Taking extra time to create features just for Little Gardeners will offer more opportunities for them to connect with yourRead more.
Mallon reminds public to stay at home and stay safe
Infrastructure Minister Nichola Mallon is urging the public to stay at home, stay safe and protect the health service aheadRead more.
Mallusk Integrated Primary School Launches Q Radiothon’s ‘Break The Rules’ Day
Mallusk Integrated Primary School recently launched ‘Break the Rules Day’, in support of this year’s Q Radiothon Campaign which takes placeRead more.
Mamas and Papas 🗺
9A Victoria Square, Belfast, BT1 4QG T: 0845 268 2000 W: mamasandpapas.comRead More →Read more.
Mamma Mia Mealtimes
Following the success of The Silver Spoon (the most influential and successful Italian cookbook of the last 50 years) aRead more.
Operates throughout Northern Ireland T: 07714 088288 W: ecomantella.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Marble Arch Caves Global Geopark 🗺
UNESCO Global Geopark, 43 Marlbank Road, Legnabrocky, Florencecourt, BT92 1EW T: 028 6634 8855 W: marblearchcavesgeopark.comRead More →Read more.
Market Place Theatre 🗺
Market Street, Armagh, BT61 7BW T: 028 3752 1821 W: marketplacearmagh.com Regular arts & crafts classes for kids during FamilyRead more.
Mary Poppins Returns Cert PG
Release date: Friday 21 December The practically perfect nanny returns to the big screen to help the next generation ofRead more.
Maths Buddy 🗺
52 Armagh Road, Newry, BT35 6DN T: 07526 546911 W: mathsbuddy.co.uk MathsBuddy (Colette Delargy) has been offering maths tuition to primaryRead more.
2 Donegall Place, Belfast BT1 5BA T: 028 9031 1600 Victoria Square, Belfast, BT1 5QB T: 028 9032 4659 TheRead more.
McPeake’s Party Shop 🗺
111 Falls Rd, Belfast BT12 6AA T: 028 9024 0820 W: mcpeakesbelfast.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Meadowbank Sports Arena 🗺
45 Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, BT45 6EH T: 028 7939 7117 W: midulstercouncil.orgRead More →Read more.
Meet The Parent
What lengths would you go to for your child if you believed her life was in danger? Would you considerRead more.
Meet The Parents
Fact File Names:Vicki & Mac Ferguson From: Aberdeenshire Kids: Ollie (9) & Harry (6) Job: Founders of the Marvellous AdventureRead more.
MEET THE PEREGRINES 🗓 🗺
When: Sun 10 June Where: Beach Road Nature Reserve, Whitehead Cost: Free Time: 10am – 12pm Join expert Ian EnlanderRead more.
Melvin Sports Complex 🗺
Melvin Road, Strabane, BT82 9PP T: 028 7138 2660 W: derrystrabane.comRead More →Read more.
Laharna Retail Park, Circular Road, Larne, BT40 1HR T: 028 2827 7697 Rushmere Shopping Centre, Craigavon, BT64 1AA T: 028 3832Read more.
Mencap in Northern Ireland 🗺
Mencap Centre, 5 School Road Belfast, BT8 6BT T: 028 9069 1351 Helpline: 0808 808 1111 W: mencap.org.ukRead More →Read more.
Millar’s Shoe Store 🗺
8-10 High Street, Lurgan, BT66 8AW T: 028 3832 8444 W: millarsshoestore.comRead More →Read more.
Mindfulness Hacks to be more Present as a Parent
Alongside the joy and wonder of raising a child, the frustration and pitfalls of parenting also require navigation –often onRead more.
Classes across NI T: 07739 317 026 W: miniprofessors.co.uk Fun science classes for 2 – 5 years old. Pre-school andRead more.
Ministers Take Action In Relation To Free School Meals Payment
Communities Minister Deirdre Hargey and Education Minister Peter Weir have announced plans to make sure families do not experience hardshipRead more.
Miniversity Computer Club
Locations throughout NI T: 07712 042222 W: miniversity.comRead More →Read more.
Edenderry Road, Belfast T: 028 9064 7787 W: nationaltrust.org.uk/minnowburnRead More →Read more.
Moneymore Recreation Centre 🗺
4 Moneyhaw Road, Moneymore BT45 7XJ T: 028 8674 7974 W: midulstercouncil.orgRead More →Read more.
Great range of party accessories for all ages including celebrity masks and fancy dress. W: monsterparties.co.uk Read More →Read more.
W: monsterparties.co.uk Great range of party accessories for all ages including celebrity masks and fancy dress. Read More →Read more.
Montalto Estate 🗺
Spa Road, Ballynahinch, BT24 8PT T: 028 9756 6100 W: montaltoestate.comRead More →Read more.
Moon & Spoon 🗺
Unit 15D, Warrenpoint Enterprise Centre, Newry Road, Warrenpoint, Newry BT34 3LA T: 028 4175 4646 M: 078 8621 8195 E: firstname.lastname@example.orgRead more.
More Than Words
Create unique typographic artwork with family quotes for a perfect personalised gift. W: morethanwords.uk.comRead More →Read more.
Portstewart Promenade, BT55 7AF T: 028 7083 2150 W: morellisofportstewart.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Mother Hubbert’s Day Nursery & After-School Club 🗺
1 Tullyhubbert Road, Moneyreagh, BT23 6BY T: 028 9044 9194 W: Facebook.com/Mother Hubberts Day Nursery & Afterschool ClubRead More →Read more.
Mothercare/Early Learning Centre
Unit 4C Longwood Retail Park, Longwood Road, Newtownabbey, BT37 9UW T: 028 9085 5920 Unit 4, Damolly Retail Park, Newry, BT35Read more.
Mount Stewart Garden and Temple of the Winds 🗺
Portaferry Road, Newtownards BT22 2AD T: 028 4278 8387 W: nationaltrust.org.uk/mount-stewartRead More →Read more.
Mount Stewart House and Gardens 🗺
National Trust Property Portaferry Rd, Newtownards BT22 2AD T: 028 4278 8387 W: nationaltrust.org.uk/mount-stewartRead More →Read more.
MOVIES – Christmas Crackers For Film Fans
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker Cert PG Release date: Friday 20 December No one’s ever really gone… Rey, FinnRead more.
Movies: January/February Releases
A Dog’s Way Home Cert PG Release Date: Friday 25 January Sony’s adaptation of the bestselling book by W. Bruce Cameron. ARead more.
Toy Story 4 (Cert U) Release date: Friday 21 June This summer, comes the epic culmination of one of the mostRead more.
Moy Area Playgroup 🗺
12 Dungannon Street, Moy, BT71 1AA T: 028 8778 9644 W: moyareaplaygroup.comRead More →Read more.
Mr. Men’s Stop At Titanic Belfast!
Titanic Belfast has been featured in the newest Mr. Men book, ‘Mr. Men in Ireland’! The iconic Northern Ireland landmarkRead more.
Multiple Sclerosis Society Northern Ireland 🗺
The Resource Centre, 34 Annadale Avenue, Belfast, BT7 3JJ T: 028 9080 2802 W: mssociety.org.ukRead More →Read more.
Mummy / Daddy – I Hate You!
February may be the month in which we celebrate love, but it doesn’t stop our little cherubs from having theRead more.
Murlough National Nature Reserve 🗺
Dundrum, Newcastle BT33 0NQ T: 028 4375 1467 W: nationaltrust.org.uk/murlough National Trust Property Read More →Read more.
Musgrave Park 🗺
Stockman’s Lane, Belfast BT9 7JB T: 028 9038 1581 / 07850 316024 W: belfastcity.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Music First NI 🗺
First Floor, 46 Botanic Avenue, Belfast, BT7 1JR T: 07870 683757 W: musicfirstni.com MusicFirst NI is an independent school ofRead more.
Mussenden Temple 🗺
107 Sea Road, Castlerock BT51 4TW T: 028 7084 8728 W: nationaltrust.org.uk/downhill-demesne-and-hezlett-houseRead More →Read more.
Mussenden Temple and Downhill Demesne 🗺
Castlerock BT51 4RP T: 028 7084 8728 W: nationaltrust.org.uk/ni National Trust Property Read More →Read more.
My First Years
The number one personalised baby brand in the UK and a favourite with celebrities and even royalty. Range includes teddiesRead more.
My Kids Can’t Eat That!
It’s World Allergy Day on July 3 and with the latest surveysestimating that true food allergies affect up to eightRead more.
My Little Duckling
My Little Duckling is a British children’s clothing brand which specialises in designing beautiful and trendsetting range of hats andRead more.
My Party Guy 🗺
Unit 20 north city business centre, Belfast T: 028 9074 8884 W: Facebook.com/MyPartyGuyBelfastRead More →Read more.
1 Victoria Square, Belfast BT1 4QG T: 028 9032 3452 24 Ormeau Avenue, Belfast BT2 8HS T: 028 9043 4442 BoucherRead more.
Navan Centre and Fort 🗺
81 Killylea Road, Armagh BT60 4LD T: 028 3752 9644 W: armagh.co.uk/navan-centre-fortRead More →Read more.
Nearly 10,000 People in Northern Ireland Sign Up to Become a Life Saver
Since February 2019, nearly 10,000 people in Northern Ireland have registered to become a stem cell donor as part ofRead more.
Need4Speed Karting 🗺
11 Kilbride Road, Doagh, Ballyclare BT39 0QA T: 028 9334 2777 W: need4speedkarting.comRead More →Read more.
Neill’s Hill Brasserie 🗺
229 Upper Newtownards Road, Belfast, BT4 3JF T: 028 9065 0079 W: neillshill.com Read More →Read more.
New ‘Safer Schools’ & Version Two of the Covid-19 NI Mobile Apps Launched
A new safeguarding app will now be available to teachers as well as parents and carers in Northern Ireland. TheRead more.
New age verification system to increase online protection for children
Young people will find it harder to stumble across adult content or purchase age restricted goods online thanks to aRead more.
These Glowing Jelly Lights(£4.99) from Infantino will make a big splash with little Octonauts. The multi-textured jellyfish light up when theyRead more.
Top of our winter wish list is… Back by popular demand, the team at Cheeky Chompers are super excited toRead more.
New on the scene for Spring 19… It’s no secret that there’s a plastic crisis happening and Mother Earth isRead more.
New Arrivals: February
Inspired by a love of teaching babies and young children a new language, Club Petit Pierrot have re-launched an excitingRead more.
New Arrivals: January
Transform any little one’s bedroom into a tranquil, calming space with an enchanting Aloka SleepyLight. Supporting the all-important bedtimeRead more.
New Mums in Northern Ireland Experience “Worst” Perinatal Mental Health Services in the UK
Thousands of women and their families in Northern Ireland who need treatment for mental health problems during pregnancy or followingRead more.
New research highlights challenges for parents when starting their babies on solid foods
A new report launched today (26 November) by safefood finds that parents view weaning as an exciting but challenging time asRead more.
New safefood research reveals protein bars not as healthy as people think
A new research report launched today by safefood has revealed that chocolate is the main ingredient in almost 40 perRead more.
New School Enhancement Projects Announced
Education Minister Peter Weir has announced 18 schools which will advance in planning under the second call to the SchoolRead more.
New Study To Identify Highest Risk Factors For COVID-19
Scientists are calling on the public to sign up to a new study which will help identify who is mostRead more.
Newcastle Centre 🗺
10-14 Central Promenade, Newcastle, Co. Down, BT33 0AA T: 028 4372 5034 W: newrymournedown.orgRead More →Read more.
Newry Sports Centre 🗺
61 Patrick St, Newry BT35 8TR T: 028 3031 3130 W: newrymournedown.orgRead More →Read more.
NI Children are Eating Seven Times more ‘Treat’ Foods on a Daily Basis than Recommended
Children in Northern Ireland are eating seven times more ‘treat’ foods such as crisps, biscuits, cakes, sweets, buns, puddings andRead more.
NI Children’s Hospice 🗺
Horizon House, 18 O’Neill Road, Newtownabbey, BT36 6WB T: 028 9077 7635 W: nihospice.org/childrens-hospiceRead More →Read more.
NI Primary Schools Invited To Huge Science Event
One of the biggest science events on the island of Ireland is returning to ICC Belfast (Waterfront Hall) on JuneRead more.
NI Science Festival Expands Vibrant Children’s Programme
The NI Science Festival has launched its sixth annual programme of 270 events across 90 venues throughout the country, packedRead more.
NI’s Food and Drink Experiences To Be Savoured With New ‘Taste the Island’ initiative
Tourism NI today (15th August) unveiled an exciting new programme of food and drink experiences as part of ‘Taste theRead more.
Ni4kids Magazine is ABC Registered
For information on advertising with Ni4kids give us a call on Tel: 028 9002 0129Read More →Read more.
Ni4kids Review: Beauty and The Beast at The Grand Opera House, Belfast
A tale as old as time that never grows old (a bit like May McFettridge’s jokes), Beauty and the Beast,Read more.
Ni4kids Terms & Conditions
While every care has been taken to ensure the accuracy of the information in our publications and websites, ni4kids LtdRead more.
NICHS welcome Sugar Levy and call for action in schools
Leading health charity Northern Ireland Chest Heart and Stroke has called for government action to tackle obesity amongst children. “NearlyRead more.
NICMA The Childminding Association 🗺
16/18 Mill Street, Newtownards, Co. Down, BT23 4LU T: 028 9181 1015 W: nicma.org If you are looking for registeredRead more.
Nine out of ten kids are on social media by 12 – despite the age limit for Facebook, Instagram and
Almost nine out of ten 12-year-olds are regularly using social media – despite the legal age to sign up toRead more.
No Added Sugar
Since their launch in 2001, their slightly quirky and cool clothes are pure London style. W: noaddedsugar.comRead More →Read more.
No Sugar Daddy
In his new BBC Two series for 2019, Michellin-starred chef Tom Kerridge turns his attention to food for families with theRead more.
Noah’s Ark Playgroup 🗺
47B Main St, Waringstown, Craigavon, BT66 7QH T: 028 3888 1077 W: noahsarkplaygroup.comRead More →Read more.
Nomadic Belfast 🗺
Hamilton Dock, Queen’s Road, Belfast, BT3 9DT T: 028 9073 7860 W: nomadicbelfast.comRead More →Read more.
North Down Museum 🗺
Town Hall, Castle Park Avenue, Bangor, BT20 4BT T: 028 9127 1200 W: northdownmuseum.comRead More →Read more.
Northern Health and Social Care Trust – Fostering Recruitment and Initial Assessment Team 🗺
Northern Health and Social Care Trust, Trust Headquarters, Bretten Hall, Bush Road, Antrim, BT41 2RL T: 028 9442 4000 W: northerntrust.hscni.netReadRead more.
Northern Ireland Chest Heart & Stroke 🗺
21 Dublin Road Belfast, BT2 7HB T: 028 9032 0184 W: nichs.org.ukRead More →Read more.
Northern Ireland Pupils Sent Home After School Trips To Italy and Coronavirus Concerns
The BBC has reported today that pupils and teachers who have recently returned from school trips to Italy have been sentRead more.
Northern Ireland Taekwondo
Classes throughout NI T: See website for your NI area instructor W: nitkd.comRead More →Read more.
Northern Ireland War Memorial 🗺
21 Talbot Street, Belfast, BT1 2LD T: 028 9032 0392 W: niwarmemorial.orgRead More →Read more.
Northern Ireland’s Children’s Commissioner Appeals For Schools To Avoid Academic Selection
Northern Ireland’s children’s commissioner, Koulla Yiasouma, has said that she is “deeply concerned” transfer tests would still be used to select pupilsRead more.
Northern Trust, Adoption Agency
Ballymena Family Placement Team Raphael House, 11b Fenaghy Road, Galgorm, Ballymena,BT42 1HW T: 028 2563 5110 Carrickfergus Family Placement TeamRead more.
Not So Sweet
Do you think sweet packets should carry cigarette style health warnings with pictures of children’s decayed teeth to try andRead more.
NSPCC and O2 issue advice for Fortnite: Battle Royale
The NSPCC and O2 have launched new advice for parents of young people playing the multiplayer action survival game Fortnite:Read more.
NSPCC and WWE Tag Team to Call Out Bullying in Northern Ireland
Superstars from the WWE have visited Childline in Belfast as part of their ‘Call Out Bullying’ campaign with the NSPCC,Read more.
NSPCC NI’s Concern Over Children Left Home Alone During Summer Holidays
NSPCC Northern Ireland is reminding parents and carers not to leave young children home alone as the summer holidays areRead more.
NSPCC Urges NI Primary Schools To Help Children Stay Safe From Abuse
Primary schools across Northern Ireland yet to receive a visit from the NSPCC’s free ‘Speak out. Stay safe.’ Programme areRead more.
NSPCC Urges Parents to Think Carefully Before Leaving Children Home Alone
The NSPCC has urged parents to think carefully before leaving their children unsupervised during the school holidays, after seeing aRead more.
Oaktree Day Nursery 🗺
31 Lurgan Road, Crumlin, BT29 4QB T: 028 9445 9484 W: oaktreenurseries.comRead More →Read more.
Oasis Early Years 🗺
102-108 Castlereagh Street, Belfast BT5 4NJ T: 028 9087 2277 ext 226 W: oasis-ni.orgRead More →Read more.
Odyssey Bowl 🗺
2 Queens Quay, Belfast, BT3 9QQ T: 028 9045 2100 W: odysseybowl.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Odyssey Cinemas Belfast 🗺
The Odyssey, 2 Queen’s Quay, Belfast, BT3 9QQ T: 028 9073 9134 W: odysseycinemas.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Oh So Quiet… Turning Bashful into Brave
By Lindsay Maclean I was a particularly shy child and I didn’t like speaking in front of people. There’s nothingRead more.
Omagh Early Years Centre 🗺
5B Woodside Avenue, BT79 7BP T: 028 8225 0487 W: omaghearlyyears.comRead More →Read more.
Omagh Leisure Complex 🗺
Old Mountfield Road, Omagh, BT79 7EG T: 028 8224 6711 W: fermanaghomagh.comRead More →Read more.
Omagh Music Acadamy 🗺
46 Campsie Road, Omagh, BT79 0AG T: 028 8226 9361 W: omaghmusicacademy.comRead More →Read more.
On Target Tuition 🗺
8a Market Square, Lisburn, BT28 1AG T: 028 9267 5071 W: on-targettuitionlisburn.co.uk Award-winning tuition in Lisburn. Maths and English tuitionRead more.
One Great Adventure 🗺
The Grange Yard Forest Park, Castlewellan, BT31 9BU T: 028 4377 0714 W: onegreatadventure.com Weatherproof activities including hill walking, canoeing,Read more.
OPEN HOUSE FESTIVAL 🗓 🗺
When: Wed 1 – Fri 31 Aug Where: Bangor Cost: Various Time: Various A line-up of eclectic events including music, theatre, comedy,Read more.
Orangefield Park 🗺
Orangefield Lane, Belfast BT5 6AH T: 07820 187203 W: belfastcity.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
ORGANISATIONS TAKE UK FOOD POVERTY INTO THEIR OWN HANDS & SHARE THE PRESSURING ISSUES WITH MPS & MLAs
In January a group of MLAs and MPs heard from a range of organisations who are sharing evidence about foodRead more.
Ormeau Park 🗺
Ormeau Road, Belfast BT7 3GG T: 028 9049 1813 / 07850 316069 W: belfastcity.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Ossia School of Music 🗺
5 Sandown Road, Belfast, BT5 6GT T: 028 9047 3695 W: Facebook.com/OssiaMusicSchool Twenty five year’s experience of providing a safeRead more.
Our health and social care system will only be able to cope with Covid-19 if we all rally behind it
That is the message from Health Minister Robin Swann as major social distancing practices take effect in Northern Ireland. TheRead more.
Our Next Generation of Entrepreneurs Celebrate Success At The Big Market ‘18
Students from across Northern Ireland once again had the enviable opportunity to launch, promote and sell their own innovative productsRead more.
Our Schools Need You – Education Minister Calls For Urgent Volunteers
Education Minister Peter Weir is calling for more volunteers to give urgent assistance in the provision of supervision for vulnerableRead more.
Over the Moon children’s entertainment 🗺
41 Donegall Street, Belfast, BT1 2GA T: 028 9031 6136 W: overthemoonni.com Face Painting / Balloon Modelling & Glitter TattoosRead more.
Over The Rainbow
67-71 Eglantine Avenue, Belfast, BT9 6EW T: 028 9068 3297 2 Deramore Drive, Belfast, BT9 5JQ T: 028 9066 1174Read more.
PADDINGTON 2 🗓 🗺
When: Wed 22 Aug Where: Waterside Theatre, L-Derry Cost: £1 Time: 2pm It’s up to Paddington and the Browns toRead more.
Paddington Lodge Day Nursery
57 Hillsborough Road, Carryduff, BT8 8HS T: 028 9081 3023 40 Old Belfast Rd, Ballynahinch, BT24 7DG T: 028 9751Read more.
Parental Bereavement Leave and Pay Legislation for NI
Economy Minister Diane Dodds today confirmed she will bring forward dedicated legislation for Parental Bereavement Leave and Pay in NorthernRead more.
Parenting NI 🗺
42 Dublin Road, Belfast, BT2 7HN Helpline: 0808 8010 722 E: email@example.com W: www.parentingni.org Parenting NI is a charity whichRead more.
Parenting: Making Friends
Does your child find it difficult to make friends? Tanith Carey, author of ‘The Friendship Maze’ contributor to Ni4kids JuneRead more.
Parents of Infants Urged To Look After Their Own Wellbeing
The Public Health Agency is reminding parents to be kind to themselves during the COVID-19 pandemic, and in turn theyRead more.
Parents Reveal Bullying Is Their Top Concern for 2019
A survey of more than 5,000 parents and guardians of children aged from three to 12-years-old has found that beingRead more.
Parents slam video sharing sites for allowing children to view inappropriate content
Over half of UK parents have condemned video sharing platforms, like Snapchat and YouTube, for failing to protect children fromRead more.
Parents Want Children to be taught about Cancer in School
A study, which polled 1,000 parents of kids in secondary school, has revealed that two thirds of parents think teachersRead more.
Parents’ Recycling Shame
Parents are being shamed by their own children – for bad recycling practices, according to new research. A poll ofRead more.
Parents’ Opinion: One Style Suits All
We wanted to know what local parents really think about gender neutral parenting and took the debate to our readersRead more.
Parents’ Rising Concern Over Children Online
More UK parents than ever feel children’s online use now carries more risks than benefits, according to Ofcom’s latest annualRead more.
Parents’ Secret Slang
‘Poonami’, ‘freezer tapas’ and ‘mum spa’ are among the funniest new phrases most used by modern parents. The baffling wordsRead more.
Parky Children’s Entertainer 🗺
5 Dundrum Park, Londonderry, BT48 0DQ T: 028 7126 3163 W: facebook.com/parkypromotionsRead More →Read more.
Party All Sorts Fancy Dress and Balloons 🗺
3 Irish Street, Dungannon, BT70 1DB T: 028 8772 2707 W: partyallsortsfancydress.comRead More →Read more.
Party Professor 🗺
15 Hillhead Rd, Dundonald, Belfast BT16 1XD T: 07796 856976 W: partyprofessor.co.uk Tailor made science shows for all ages. ReadRead more.
Party Town Bouncy Castle Hire
Operating throughout NI T: 028 8076 0882 / 07767 048003Read More →Read more.
Patricia Hamilton School of Music and Performing Arts 🗺
Gallows St, Dromore, BT25 1BG T: 028 9269 3242 W: schoolofmusicandperformingarts.co.uk Established in 2006, Patricia Hamilton ALCM School of MusicRead more.
Peatlands Park 🗺
Derryhubbert Road, Dungannon, BT71 6NW T: 028 3839 9195 W: discovernorthernireland.com Read More →Read more.
Peek A Boo
Rebecca Reid, author and mum-of-four from Bangor is wondering where YOU go after mummyhood… This is one for the mamasRead more.
Peninsula Martial Arts 🗺
3 Balloo Link, Bangor, BT19 7HJ T: 07782 124300 W: peninsulamartialarts.co.ukRead More →Read more.
People’s Park 🗺
Doury Road, Ballymena, BT43 6JA T: 028 2563 3342 W: midandeastantrim.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Perfect Family Outings
Do you ever scroll through Facebook and raise your eyebrows at some of the updates describing perfect family outings? DoRead more.
Peter Pan’s Never Land 🗺
Unit 4, The Meadows, Portadown, Craigavon, BT62 1AJ T: 028 3833 1114 W: peter-pans.co.uk Read More →Read more.
Peter Thomas Photography 🗺
48 Duncrue Street, Belfast, BT3 9BJ T: 028 9075 6705 W: peterthomasphotography.com Baby’s first year and newborn packages Read MoreRead more.
Petite Feet Day Nursery 🗺
139 Church Road, Glengormley, Newtownabbey, BT36 6HH T: 028 9096 5063 W: petitefeetdaynursery.comRead More →Read more.
Photography by Samantha Hill 🗺
Based in Lambeg, Lisburn T: 07850 656167 W: samanthahillphotography.com Specialist newborn, kids & family photographer. Read More →Read more.
Pier 36 🗺
36 The Parade, Donaghadee, BT21 0HE T: 028 9188 4466 W: pier36.co.uk Read More →Read more.
PIPS Charity 🗺
281 Antrim Road Belfast, BT15 2HE T: 028 9080 5850 W: pipscharity.comRead More →Read more.
Pirates Adventure Golf 🗺
111a Old Dundonald Road, Dundonald, Belfast, BT16 1XT T: 028 9048 0220 W: piratesadventuregolf.comRead More →Read more.
Pirates Indoor Play 🗺
Maghera Leisure Centre, 54 Coleraine Road, Maghera, BT46 5BN T: 028 7954 7400 W: midulstercouncil.orgRead More →Read more.
Victoria Square, Belfast, BT1 4QG T: 028 9031 4449 25 Bedford Street, Belfast, BT2 7EJ T: 028 9032 9050 551 Lisburn Road,Read more.
Pizza Jazz 🗺
12 Great Victoria Street, Belfast, BT2 7SN T: 028 9508 5535 W: pizzajazz.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Plant & Play Wildlife Garden 🗺
2 Hawe Road, Unit 7, Bangor, BT19 6NB T: 078 3295 1856 W: plantandplay.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Play Days Nursery 🗺
38 Old Saintfield Road, Carryduff, BT8 8EY T: 028 9081 5038 W: playdaysnursery.netRead More →Read more.
Play-A-Way Child Care Centre 🗺
10A Zion Place, Newtownards, BT23 7ER T: 028 9182 2414 W: playaway.orgRead More →Read more.
Various locations T: 07734 384616 W: playballkids.com Learn, Practice, Play, that is the Playball Way! Playball Kids sports and coachingRead more.
Playboard NI 🗺
7 Crescent Gardens, Belfast, BT7 1NS T: 028 9080 3380 W: playboard.org Leading the play agenda as a fundamental rightRead more.
Unit 2&3, Rathbuan Business Park, Greystone Road, Limavady, BT49 0PB T: 028 7776 7584 W: playspaceni.comRead More →Read more.
Polarn O Pyret
Swedish design for kids. Smart, functional and playful clothes from babies to age 12. W: polarnopyret.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Polarn O. Pyret 🗺
House of Fraser (2nd Floor) Unit 41 Victoria Square Belfast BT1 4QG. T: 028 908 837 00 Ext: 3781. W: polarnopyret.co.ukRead MoreRead more.
Police Ask For Your Help To Make Roads Safer This Winter
With winter weather continuing and the new school term beginning, Police are asking everyone to play their part in makingRead more.
Poots’ Planting Pledge
DAERA Minister Edwin Poots MLA has pledged to help tackle climate change by planting 18 million trees over the nextRead more.
Portaferry Hotel 🗺
The Strand, Portaferry, BT22 1PE T: 028 4272 8231 W: portaferryhotel.com Read More →Read more.
PORTAFERRY SAILS AND SOUNDS FESTIVAL 🗓 🗺
When: Thu 28 June – Sun 1 July Where: Portaferry Cost: Various Time: Various A fun-filled festival hosting traditional sailingRead more.
Portaferry Sports Centre 🗺
Cloughey Road, Portaferry T: 028 4272 8833 W: ardsandnorthdown.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Portstewart Christmas light Switch On 🗓 🗺
When: Sat 24 Nov Where: The Crescent Cost: Free Time: 4-6pm Entertainment at the Crescent from 4pm with DJ BarryRead more.
Portstewart Strand and Bann Estuary 🗺
118 Strand Road, Portstewart, BT55 7PG T: 028 7083 6396 W: nationaltrust.org.uk/portstewart-strandRead More →Read more.
Post & Antenatal Group Support, PANGS NI Belfast
E: firstname.lastname@example.org W: facebook.com/groups/PANGSNI Venue changes every fortnight, details posted on the FB page. A postnatal support group for mumsRead more.
Post Natal Personal Training 🗺
Love Fitness NI, Lisburn Road, Belfast T: 07834 553323 W: facebook.com/LoveFitnessNI A personal trainer specialising in Ante and Post NatalRead more.
Post-Primary Transfer Tests “Urgently” Being Looked At
Belfast Live has reported that post-primary transfer tests are under review in case schools don’t “return to normal” by autumn, accordingRead more.
Powerful Weather Altogether
Along with tea, the weather is a big thing in Northern Ireland says Kerry Thomson. It’s our default line,Read more.
Precious Photography Studio 🗺
Unit 401, Lisburn Enterprise Centre, Enterprise Crescent, Lisburn, BT28 2BP T: 028 9265 0234 M: 07515 717796 W: precious-photos.co.uk Relaxed andRead more.
PRIMARY SCHOOL PRINCIPALS CALL FOR TRANSFER TESTS TO BE SUSPENDED THIS YEAR
Primary principals from 24 North Down schools have called for transfer tests to be suspended in 2020. Those primary schoolsRead more.
Primrose Hill Day Nursery 🗺
3A Lisglass Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9NP T: 028 9334 2191 W: Facebook.com/PrimroseHillDayNursery Read More →Read more.
We are committed to safeguarding the privacy of our website visitors; this policy sets out how we will treat yourRead more.
Private Tutorials 🗺
46 Castlebalfour Road, Castlebalfour, Lisnaskea, BT92 0LT T: 07783 815498 W: facebook.com/Geraldmcloughlin63Read More →Read more.
Publication of ‘The Prevalence of Autism (including Aspergers Syndrome) in School Age Children in Northern Ireland 2018’
The Department of Health has today published ‘The Prevalence of Autism (including Aspergers Syndrome) in school age children in NorthernRead more.
Puddleducks Day Nursery 🗺
Grosvenor House 5 Glengall Street Belfast, BT12 5AD T: 028 9026 0856 W: puddleducksnursery.org Read More →Read more.
Put Your Hands in the Dirt
By Natasha Geary Ten years ago my opinion on gardening was something like this: It’s for ‘old’ people, people withRead more.
Quality Time 🗺
51D Church Street, Lurgan Road, Banbridge, BT32 4AA T: 028 4062 3980 W: qualitytimeni.comRead More →Read more.
Quarry water is a stone cold killer.
The Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs (DAERA) has warned the general public of the dangers of swimming inRead more.
Queen’s Leisure Complex 🗺
Sullivan Close,Holywood, BT18 9HL T: 028 9042 1234 W: northdownleisure.comRead More →Read more.
“Why?” is the refrain of many curious children: “Why is the sky blue?”; “Why do I have to eat myRead more.
Rainbow Pony Parties NI 🗺
58 Ballinlea Rd, BT54 6JL, Ballycastle, Moyle T: 07565 785 401 W: rainbowponyparties.wordpress.com Has your child ever dreamed of having aRead more.
Rainbow Private Day Nursery 🗺
96 Brustin Brae Road, Larne, BT40 2LJ T: 028 2858 3131 W: rainbownurserylarne.comRead More →Read more.
Rainbows Day Nursery 🗺
1 Knockbracken Park, Coleraine, BT52 1WP T: 028 7034 3235 W: Facebook.com/Rainbows Private Day NurseryRead More →Read more.
Ramore Restaurants 🗺
The Harbour, Portrush, BT56 8DF T: 028 7082 2448 W: ramorerestaurant.comRead More →Read more.
Rana’s School of Ballet
Classes in Belfast & Carryduff T: 07813 339109 W: ranasschoolofballet.com Rana’s School of Ballet provides ballet training to children from theRead more.
Randalstown Viaduct Walkway and Cycle Path 🗺
Access from New Street T: 028 9447 2211 W: antrimandnewtownabbey.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Rascals Community Playgroup 🗺
Main Street, Gortin, BT79 8NH T: 028 8164 7677 W: Facebook.com/Rascals Community PlaygroupRead More →Read more.
Rascals Day Nurseries
121a Circular Road, Belfast, BT4 2GE T: 028 9076 1333 555 Upper Newtownards Road, Belfast, BT4 3LP T: 028 9048Read more.
Rathgael Gymnastics and Trampoline Club 🗺
Unit 1 Saba Park, 14 Balloo Avenue, Bangor, BT19 7QT T: 028 9145 9346 W: rathgaelgym.orgRead More →Read more.
RCPCH Says UK in Danger of Failing a Generation of Children and Young People
The Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH) has today published State of Child Health 2020, the largest everRead more.
When W5 (WhoWhatWhereWhenWhy) first opened its doors in March 2001, Northern Ireland had never seen anything like it! From theRead more.
Read My Resolution
By Alan Meban There’s a small chance that you heard me on the radio over the new year telling DearbhailRead more.
Recognising Outstanding Support in our Schools
The Department of Education, in partnership with the Public Health Agency, is seeking examples of outstanding pastoral care in schools.Read more.
Red Brick House Nursery 🗺
68 Princetown Rd, Bangor, BT20 3TD T: 07734 201632 W: redbrickhousenursery.comRead More →Read more.
T: 028 9032 3454 W: relateni.org Professional counselling for families and young people with centres in; Armagh | Ballymena |Read more.
Classes throughout NI T: 07739 037931 W: relaxkids.com Creating Calm Confident Kids. Read More →Read more.
Repulsive Recipes For Fright Night
This easy to prepare, disgusting looking dinner is perfect for kids to dish up to unsuspecting adults and annoying siblingsRead more.
Review: Annie at The Grand Opera House, Belfast
I jumped at the chance to see one of my favourite childhood films brought to life on stage – andRead more.
Review: Wild About Madagascar The Musical
The ppp…perfect way to end the school holidays on a high note with Dreamworks’ most lovable crack-a-lackin’ four-legged friends, KingRead more.
Gift and homeware shopping with a range of beautiful, cool and inspirational products. W: rexlondon.comRead More →Read more.
Rhythm and Rhyme
Libraries across NI T: Contact your local library for class times W: librariesni.org.uk Free 30 minute sessions introduce children agedRead more.
Richhill Recreation Centre 🗺
New Line Road, Richhill, Armagh, BT61 9QR T: 028 3887 0718 W: armaghbanbridgecraigavon.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Ring O Rosie’s 🗺
25 Linen Green, Moygashel, Dungannon, BT71 7HB T: 028 8775 0440 W: ringorosies.netRead More →Read more.
Ring The Changes
Author, and mum-of-four from Bangor, Rebecca Reid believes it’s time to make the new year all about you… Happy New Year everyone!Read more.
Riversdale Leisure Centre 🗺
2 Lisnafin Park, Strabane, BT82 9DQ T: 028 7138 2672 W: derrystrabane.comRead More →Read more.
Roar & Explore 🗺
3 Stewartstown Road, Dunmurry, Belfast BT17 0AW T: 028 9061 9588 E: email@example.com W: www.roarandexplore.com Roar and Explore is a fun-filled soft playRead more.
Robin’s Nest Day Nursery 🗺
56 Banbridge Road, Lurgan, BT66 7HG T: 028 3832 8555 W: robinsnestdaynursery.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Rocking Horse Day Nursery 🗺
61 Station Road, Greenisland, Carrickfergus, BT38 8UP T: 028 9085 3464 W: rocking-horse.org.ukRead More →Read more.
Rockmount Day Nursery 🗺
67 Dromore Road, Ballynahinch, BT24 8HS T: 028 9756 0010 Read More →Read more.
Roe Valley Country Park 🗺
41 Dogleap Road, Limavady, BT49 9NN T: 028 7772 2074 W: discovernorthernireland.com Read More →Read more.
Roe Valley Leisure Centre 🗺
9 Greystone Road, Limavady, BT49 0ND T: 028 7776 4009 W: rvlc.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Roe Valley Park Resort 🗺
Limavady, BT49 9LB T: 028 7772 3655 W: roeparkresort.comRead More →Read more.
7 Bridge Street, Banbridge, BT32 3JL T: 028 4062 2225 13-15 High Street Portadown, BT62 1HZ T: 028 3835 0889Read more.
Rosetta Taekwondo 🗺
St. Bernadette’s Parish Centre Rosetta Rd, Belfast, BT6 0LS T: 07740 335638 W: cheol-taekwondo.com Teaching the art of WTF OlympicRead more.
ROSPA – The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents 🗺
Unit 4 Nella House, Dargan Crescent, Belfast BT3 9JP T: 028 9050 1160 W: rospa.comRead More →Read more.
Rowallane Garden 🗺
Saintfield, Ballynahinch BT24 7LH T: 028 9751 0131 W: nationaltrust.org.uk/rowallane-garden National Trust Property Read More →Read more.
Royal National Institute of the Blind (RNIB) 🗺
Victoria House 15-17 Gloucester Street, Belfast, BT1 4LS T: 028 9032 9373 W: rnib.org.ukRead More →Read more.
RSPB Portmore Lough Nature Reserve 🗺
RSPB Portmore Lough Nature Reserve George’s Island Road, Aghalee, Craigavon, BT67 0DW T: 028 9049 1547 W: rspb.org.ukRead More →Read more.
RSPB WOW Nature Reserve 🗺
Belfast Harbour Estate, 100 Airport Road West, BT3 9ED T: 028 9046 1458 W: rspb.org.ukRead More →Read more.
S D Kells
16-22 Bedford Street, Belfast, BT2 7FD T: 028 9031 2657 7 Main Street, Larne, BT40 1JQ T: 028 2826 0817Read more.
Safe and Sound Day Nursery
43 Crabtree Road, Ballynahinch, BT24 8RH T: 028 9756 1750 101 Magheraknock Road, Ballynahinch , BT24 8UH T: 028 9263 8609Read more.
Safefood’s “Rufus the Handwashing Hero” on hand to teach kids the importance of washing their hands
safefood has turned to a big, friendly, furry monster to launch the latest phase of their Handwashing programme, which aimsRead more.
Every year, the equivalent of two children in every primary school class in the UK have suffered abuse or neglect.Read more.
Saint Patrick’s Church of Ireland Cathedral 🗺
Cathedral Close, Armagh BT61 7DY T: 028 3752 3142 W: stpatricks-cathedral.orgRead More →Read more.
Saint Patrick’s Trian Visitor Complex 🗺
40 English Street, Armagh BT61 7BA T: 028 3752 1801 W: armagh.co.ukRead More →Read more.
SALMON & WHISKEY FESTIVAL 🗓 🗺
When: Sat 9 & Sun 10 June Where: Bushmills Cost: Free Time: Various Enjoy live music, dance troupes, street performers,Read more.
Salto Gymnastics 🗺
4 Warren Park, Lisburn, BT28 1LW T: 028 9260 7888 W: saltogymnasticsni.com Salto are the only gymnastics club in NIRead more.
Salty Dog 🗺
10-12 Seacliff Road, Bangor BT20 5HS T: 028 9127 0696 W: saltydogbangor.com Read More →Read more.
5 Wellesley Avenue, Belfast, BT9 6DG Freephone: 116 123 W: samaritans.orgRead More →Read more.
Samuel Johnston 🗺
River House, 50-52 High Street, Belfast, BT1 2BE T: 028 9032 9021 W: samueljohnston.comRead More →Read more.
Sandcastles Daycare Nursery 🗺
219 Seacon Road, Ballymoney, BT53 6PZ T: 028 2766 6066 W: sandcastlesdaynursery.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Santa’s Grotto at Buttercrane 🗓 🗺
When: December Where: Buttercrane Shopping Centres Newry Cost: £4 – £6 Time: Various Santa’s Grotto is now open and youRead more.
Save the Children 🗺
Popper House,15 Richmond Park, Belfast, BT10 0HB W: savethechildren.org.ukRead More →Read more.
By Kate Pattinson For parents, the summer holidays are a blessing and a curse. A blessing in that you getRead more.
Say Goodbye To Guilt And Fear
Artist, writer and educator Aly Harte feels passionate about encouraging women to accept themselves from their brain to their bones…Read more.
“Hello, This is the President of the USA talking. A fire?! I’ll be there straight away. After I make myselfRead more.
Paul McNulty, Strabane T: 02871 880 880 M: 07752 246162 W: scallywagpuppets.com Read More →Read more.
3 Quarry Business Park, Portadown Road, BT66 8QF T: 028 3834 6760 11 Scarva Road Industrial Estate, Banbridge, BT32 3QDRead more.
14 Garfield Place, Ballymena, BT43 6EH T: 028 2564 5504 W: facebook.com/scallywagsBallymenaRead More →Read more.
Scallywags Party & Play Centre 🗺
11 Scarva Road Industrial Park, Scarva Road, Banbridge BT32 3QD T: 028 4062 8040 W: scallywagsni.comRead More →Read more.
Schools “extremely likely” to reopen in September
A phased return of schools in Northern Ireland in September is “extremely likely” according to education minister Peter Weir. SpeakingRead more.
Get kids excited about science. Free games, resources and online shop for ages 4 to 11. W: sciencemuseum.org.uk Read More →Read more.
Scotland Becomes First Country in the UK to Ban Smacking
Scotland has become the first country in the UK to make it a criminal offence for parents to smack theirRead more.
Screen vs Real Play
Young children spend twice as long looking at screens as they do playing outside, a study has found. By theRead more.
Scribbles Day Nursery 🗺
25-27 Finwood Park, Taughmonagh, Belfast, BT9 6QR T: 028 9062 9218 W: scribblesdaynursery-belfast.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Scuttle over to Belfast Zoo to check out their new creepy-crawlies
The zoo has unveiled five new species of invertebrate to ‘bug out’ about, including the Brazilian salmon pink bird-eating spider,Read more.
Seaforde Gardens & Tropical Butterfly House 🗺
Seaforde, Newcastle, BT30 8PG T: 028 4481 1225 W: seafordegardens.comRead More →Read more.
Search Is On For NI Young Filmmakers
The search is now on for Northern Ireland’s talented young filmmakers of the future. Schools and film clubs across NorthernRead more.
Seeds of Change
Sunday Times number one bestselling authors Henry Firth and Ian Theasby, aka BOSH, have created a veganism food revolution and areRead more.
Seek Urgent Help If Your Child Becomes Unwell
The Public Health Agency (PHA), the Health and Social Care Board and a senior paediatric consultant are urging parents andRead more.
SENAC Special Education Needs Advice Centre 🗺
Graham House, Knockbracken Healthcare Park, Saintfield Road, Belfast, BT8 8BH T: 028 9079 5779 W: senac.co.uk For parents of children withRead more.
Seven Times Eight Is… ?
A new survey by YouGov has revealed that over half (52%) of parents and guardians of school-aged children don’t knowRead more.
Seven Towers Leisure Centre 🗺
Trostan Avenue, Ballymena, BT43 7BL T: 028 2563 3382 W: midandeastantrim.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
She’s A Dose!
By Kerry Thomson My throat is scratchy, I have almost lost my voice – every bone in my skull achesRead more.
Sheskburn Recreation Centre 🗺
7 Mary St, Ballycastle BT54 6QH T: 028 2076 3300 W: causewaycoastandglens.gov.uk Read More →Read more.
Shine NI 🗺
PO Box 132, Cushendall, BT44 0WA T: 01733 555988 (local rate) W: shinecharity.org.ukRead More →Read more.
My name is Mya Toal-Allen. I’m 11 years old, from Crumlin, County Antrim, and I’d like to share my storyRead more.
Classes across NI T: 07874742704 W: sign2music.co.uk A fun and educational way to build communication skills in babies and youngRead more.
Simple Superfood Fix
Is it really possible to change your, and your family’s, health and life using only a blender? As someone whoRead more.
Various locations across NI T: 07908 738006 W: simplyjudo.com Northern Ireland’s largest & most successful Judo Club! With over 12Read more.
Sing & Sign
Belfast, Newtownbreda & Finaghy T: 07812 559 189 W: singandsign.com Fun sessions of songs, music and baby sign. Read MoreRead more.
Sing a Song of Christmas 🗓 🗺
When: Fri 7 – Sat 8 Dec Where: Dobbies, Lisburn Cost: Tickets are £8 per child (under 12) and £20 forRead more.
Sing For TinyLife
Local charity TinyLife is calling out for keen singers to join their first ever charity choir! The charity is lookingRead more.
Sir Thomas and Lady Dixon Park 🗺
Upper Malone Road, Belfast BT17 9LA T: 028 9072 6245 / 07802 301860 W: belfastcity.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Six Super Garden Activities For Kids
Life in lockdown indoors can soon begin to feel cramped so if you are lucky enough to have a garden –Read more.
Sixmile Leisure Centre 🗺
Ballynure Road, Ballyclare BT39 9YU T: 028 9334 1818 W: antrimandnewtownabbey.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Sleep Disruption Caused By Smartphones
Research, carried out by King’s College London and Cardiff University, suggests that just having a device, even when switched off,Read more.
Sleepy Hollow Day Nursery 🗺
1a Largy Road, Crumlin, BT29 4AH T: 028 9445 3976 Head Office T: 028 9069 3419 W: sleepyhollowgroup.comRead More →Read more.
Slims Healthy Kitchen
429-431 Lisburn Road, Belfast BT9 7EN 28 Belmont Road, Belfast BT4 2AA T: 028 9508 8011 W: slimskitchen.comRead More →Read more.
Sling Swing NI
Belfast & Banbridge T: 07828 399350 W: facebook.com/SlingSwingNI Fun and swinging dance and gentle movement classes for mums and dadsRead more.
Small World Day Nursery 🗺
22 Molesworth Road, Cookstown, BT80 8NR T: 028 8676 2217 W: smallworlddaynursery.comRead More →Read more.
Smashing It In School
Think back to when you were at school and your least favourite subject, the one you struggled to pass orRead more.
Boucher Road, Shane Retail Park, Belfast, BT12 6UA T: 028 9038 2077 Drumkeen Retail Park, Forestside, Belfast, BT8 6RB T: 028Read more.
Snakes & Ladders 🗺
Unit 2, West Circular Retail Park, Bangor, BT20 3JH T: 028 9147 7913 W: snlplay.comRead More →Read more.
Snuggles Day Nursery 🗺
1A Church Avenue, Bangor, Co. Down, BT20 3EQ T: 028 9127 2900 E: firstname.lastname@example.org W: snugglesdaynursery.co.uk Snuggles is a dayRead more.
South Eastern HSC Trust – Fostering & Adoption Service
Bangor Fostering and Kinship Team, Blakely Building, Bangor Community Hospital, Castle Street, Bangor, BT20 4TA T: 028 9127 0672 LisburnRead more.
SPAR, EUROSPAR and VIVO Stores Now Delivering In Your Local Area
SPAR, EUROSPAR and VIVO in Northern Ireland have published a list of 225 community stores that are offering home deliveryRead more.
Speedy, Simple and Oh So Good Food
This new year make stressful meal preparation a thing of the past. Award-winning vegetarian cookery author Nicola Graimes, TV chefRead more.
Sperrin Fun & Heritage Farm 🗺
574 Glenshane Road, Feeny, BT47 4TG T: 07710 428729 W: sperrinfunfarm.comRead More →Read more.
Spooktacular Halloween Hacks
Long gone are the days when you had to carve out turnips because no one knew what a pumpkin wasRead more.
Spooky Science Secrets
World-renowned and prize-winning nano-scientist Michelle Dickinson says Halloween is the perfect opportunity to give Mum and Dad a fright with someRead more.
Spring Awakening 🗓 🗺
When: Sat 30 Mar Where: Alexandra Park, Belfast Cost: Free Time: 12pm – 4pm Dance, music, art, drama, performances and more.Read more.
Spring Cleaning: Kondo With Kids
If by chance you’ve been hiding under a rock, or buried under an avalanche of copies of CBeebies Magazine thatRead more.
Springfield Park 🗺
Springfield Road, Belfast BT12 7QJ T: 07917 543626 W: belfastcity.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Springhill House 🗺
20 Springhill Road, Moneymore, BT45 7NQ T: 028 8674 8210 W: nationaltrust.org.uk/niRead More →Read more.
5 Rodgers Quay, Carrickfergus, BT38 8BE T: 028 9335 0551 633 Lisburn Road, Belfast, BT9 7GT T: 028 9066 7272Read more.
Sprinkles & Crumbs 🗺
11 Lineybrook Lane, Bangor, BT19 7ED T: 07597 620354 W: sprinklesandcrumbs.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Spruce Meadows Adventure Farm 🗺
112 Ravarnet Gardens, Lisburn BT27 5NF T: 028 9267 8392 W: spruce-meadows.co.ukRead More →Read more.
St Columb’s Park 🗺
Limavady Road, Derry BT47 6JY T: 028 7134 3080 W: derrystrabane.comRead More →Read more.
St Vincent de Paul North Region 🗺
196-200 Antrim Road, Belfast, BT15 2AJ T: 028 9035 1561 W: svp.ieRead More →Read more.
St. George’s Market 🗺
12-20 East Bridge Street, Belfast BT1 3NQ T: 028 9043 5704 W: belfastcity.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
St. Patrick’s Day Party
The big parades might be postponed but it’s still St. Patrick’s Day and if you and the kids are celebratingRead more.
Stagecoach Theatre Arts
Classes in Belfast & Holywood T: 028 9264 0905 W: stagecoach.co.uk/belfastandholywood For children looking to develop their skills and experienceRead more.
Start Smart Daycare 🗺
72 Rockmore Road, Belfast, BT12 7PD T: 028 9024 8258 W: startsmartdaycare.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Sticky Fingers Art 🗺
The Children’s Art House, 9 Monaghan Street, Newry, BT35 6BB T: 028 3025 7885 W: stickyfingersarts.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Most parents will argue in front of their children at some point. It can be difficult to think clearly whenRead more.
Strangford Lough and Wildlife Centre 🗺
The Barn, Castle Ward Estate, Strangford, Downpatrick BT30 7LS T: 028 4488 1411 W: visitstrangfordlough.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Streamvale Open Farm 🗺
38 Ballyhanwood Road, Dundonald, BT5 7SN T: 028 9048 3244 W: streamvale.comRead More →Read more.
Streamvale Open Farm 🗺
38 Ballyhanwood Road, BT5 7NS T: 028 9048 3244 W: streamvale.comRead More →Read more.
Street Beats Dance Academy
Classes in Lisburn, Lurgan, Banbridge & Magheralin T: 078 4383 2099 W: streetbeatsdanceacademy.co.uk Hip Hop/Street Dance academy delivering fun, friendlyRead more.
We think it’s important that children are aware of how to keep themselves safe when they are playing away fromRead more.
Strength of Entrepreneurship shines in Northern Ireland
The Young Enterprise company ‘Poppin’ from Banbridge Academy has been named Young Enterprise Company of the Year at this year’sRead more.
April is Stress Awareness Month and if you’re regularly feeling wound up like a kid’s clockwork toy, who you gonnaRead more.
The Easter Parade Call it uncertainty surrounding Brexit (yes – I used the “B” word) but there’s definitely a ‘makingRead more.
Guest columnist Cathy Owen is discovering that ‘Green’ is the new black… Generally, as a style advice columnist I simplyRead more.
Style Counsel with Stephanie Berkeley
Happy New Year readers! It’s new year’s resolution time and, like many of you, I’m going to try to becomeRead more.
Style Counsel With Stephanie Berkeley
I’ve been writing this column for over a decade and every time September rolls around I wonder where the yearRead more.
Style Counsel With Stephanie Berkeley
It’s Christmastime… there’s no need to be afraid…Or is there? Isn’t there so much to do? So many countless giftsRead more.
Style Counsel with Stephanie Berkeley
With recent temperatures soaring, and the shops full of tempting textures and textiles, this is the month to tastefully transitionRead more.
Style Counsel with Stephanie Berkeley
The Christmas Collection Andy Williams sang, ‘It’s the most wonderful time of the year’ and while, for many of us, ChristmasRead more.
Style Counsel with Stephanie Berkeley
Hallelujah January is over! We can officially ditch the diet and detox and get back to eating warming winter piesRead more.
Style Counsel with Stephanie Berkeley: Summer Collection
Summertime and the living is easy… Says who? If you are one of those rare women who is beach-ready and perfectly groomed all year round, requiring little more thanRead more.
Style Counsel with Stephanie Berkeley: Summer Collection
‘The Flack is back’ as Love Island has returned to our screens – an announcement that I know will beRead more.
Style Counsel: Winter Collection
Guest columnist Cathy Owen says it’s time for the family to step out in style… with a new winter coat.Read more.
Success Above Happiness?
More than a fifth of parents would rather their child earned a decent wage as an adult than grew upRead more.
Sugar & Spice Playgroup 🗺
Unit 7/8, Drumquin Enterprise Centre, Castlederg Road, Omagh, BT78 4PH T: 028 8283 1997 W: Facebook.com/Rainbow SureStartRead More →Read more.
Sugar Trigger Happy
The new UK Sugar Tax on fizzy drinks came into effect on April 6 giving households a chance to re-evaluateRead more.
Sullatober Daycare Nursery 🗺
The School House, 20 Marshallstown Road, Carrickfergus, BT38 9DE T: 028 9336 5101 W: sullatoberdaycarenursery.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Office 4 Unit E Limavady Business Park, 89 Dowland Road, Limavady, BT 49 0HR T: 07916 281441 W: sumkids.co.uk ARead more.
SUMMER ARTS FESTIVAL CARNIVAL PARADE 🗓 🗺
When: Sat 9 June Where: Larne Museum and Arts Centre Cost: Free Time: 1pm – 5pm The Larne Summer ArtsRead more.
Sunshine Community Playgroup 🗺
Killultagh Orange Hall, Legaterriff Road, Upper Ballinderry, BT28 2EY T: 028 9265 2182 W: Facebook.com/Sunshine Community PlaygroupRead More →Read more.
Super Science Secrets
Award-winning nano-scientist Michelle Dickinson is on a mission to make science and engineering fun, interesting and accessible to all with herRead more.
Belfast Beechmount T: 028 9031 9634 Colin T: 028 9060 1417 Clan Mór T: 028 9032 7755 East Belfast T:Read more.
Surge in young people receiving help from Childline for coping with anxiety
The pressures of modern-day life are leaving some children and teenagers feeling overwhelmed and leading to a sharp rise inRead more.
Susan McMillan School of Ballet & Dance
Lisburn & Bangor T: 028 9146 1851 or mobile 07834 609 199 W: susanmcmillandancing.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Swann Launches Approved Home Childcare Scheme For Key Workers
Health Minister Robin Swann has today published details of a new bespoke home childcare scheme to meet the childcare needsRead more.
Tales of Ghosts & Ghouls at W5’s AMAZE Experience
Spooky myths and legends from Ireland’s rich folklore are brought to life in Creatures of the Night, a new multi-mediaRead more.
Tandragee Recreation Centre 🗺
24 Madden Rd, Tandragee, Craigavon BT62 2DG T: 028 3884 1110 W: armaghbanbridgecraigavon.gov.uk Read More →Read more.
Tannaghmore Gardens 🗺
Silverwood, Kilvergan Rd, Lurgan, Craigavon, BT66 6LF T: 028 3834 3244 W: visitarmagh.com Housed in an old Victorian barn, thisRead more.
Taylorstown Cross Community Complex Ltd 🗺
71 Taylorstown Road, Toomebridge, BT41 3RW T: 028 7965 9229 W: taylorstownplaygroup.comRead More →Read more.
Teacher Unions Warns of ‘Catastrophic’ Risk in Prematurely Reopening Schools
Education Minister Peter Weir has been warned that prematurely reopening schools would be “catastrophic” to the rate of people contractingRead more.
Teaching Your Children About Money
William Thompson, Head of Consumer Banking NI, Bank of Ireland UK believes it’s time to teach our kids the factsRead more.
TED Talks: Kids and Family
A vast range of interesting ideas and discussions on everything from the case for having kids to nightmare kids’ videosRead more.
Anger is a perfectly normal human emotion, and all parents and carers will feel frustrated, stressed and angry with theirRead more.
Templemore Sports Complex 🗺
Buncrana Road, L’Derry, BT48 7QL T: 028 7128 9200 W: derrystrabane.comRead More →Read more.
Templepatrick Paediatric Clinic 🗺
80 Castleton, Templepatrick, Ballyclare, BT39 0AZ T: 07526014244 E: email@example.com W: templepatrickclinic.com Templepatrick Paediatric Clinic – different is not less We are aRead more.
Temporary Changes to Pupil Assessments and Reporting Requirements
Education Minister, Peter Weir has announced temporary modifications to the assessment and school reporting legislation. The Minister has also aRead more.
We all long for a sweet treat now and again and a special family occasion is the perfect excuse toRead more.
Ten Top Tech Gifts For Tomorrow’s World
In a world where algorithms answer our questions and robots do the heavy lifting, Dave Coplin says what we really needRead more.
Tennis Fundamentals 🗺
Wallace Park Indoor Tennis Centre, The Pavillion, Wallace Park, Lisburn, BT27 4AN T: 028 9266 0653 W: tennisfundamentals.comRead More →Read more.
TGI Fridays 🗺
1 Victoria Square, Belfast BT1 4QG T: 028 9024 9050 W: tgifridays.co.ukRead More →Read more.
The Argory 🗺
144 Derrycaw Road, Moy, BT71 6NA T: 028 8778 4753 W: nationaltrust.org.uk/the-argoryRead More →Read more.
The Argory House and Gardens 🗺
144 Derrycaw Road, BT71 6NA T: 028 8778 4753 W: nationaltrust.org.uk/argory National Trust Property Read More →Read more.
The Ark Private Day Nursery 🗺
10 Breagh Road, Portadown, BT63 5LT T: 028 3839 8684 W: thearkdaynursery.co.ukRead More →Read more.
The Art of Etiquette
Sometimes important life lessons that kids need to learn, like good behaviour, aren’t on the school curriculum. Jennifer Scott, authorRead more.
The Baby Shop
372 Newtownards Road, Belfast, BT4 1HG T: 028 9058 2111 23A Pennybridge Industrial Estate, Ballymena, BT42 3HB T: 028 256Read more.
The Belfast Children’s Festival is back for Take 22!
What canTetris tell us about how we connect with one another and how we belong? Do you want to know whyRead more.
The Better Birth Company
T: 07713 031867 W: betterbirthcompany.com Hypnobirthing classes teaching expectant mums to reach a deep level of relaxation and feel moreRead more.
The Braid Museum and Arts Centre 🗺
Ballymena Town Hall, 1-29 Bridge Street, Ballymena, BT43 5EJ T: 028 2563 5077 W: thebraid.comRead More →Read more.
The Burrendale Day Nursery 🗺
Burrendale, Tempo Rd, Enniskillen, BT74 6FX T: 028 6632 4498 / 028 6632 9610 E: firstname.lastname@example.org W: burrendaledaynursery.co.uk The BurrendaleRead more.
The Cheshire Cat 🗺
32 Main Street, Hillsborough, BT26 6AE T: 028 9268 3678 W: cheshirecattoyshop.co.ukRead More →Read more.
The Clarke School of Dancing 🗺
177 Donegall Street, Belfast, BT1 2FJ T: 07740 983506 W: clarkesdancestudios.com A wide variety of classes in all types ofRead more.
The Costume Corner 🗺
Win Business Park, Canal Quay, Newry, BT35 6PH T: 028 3026 1211 W: thecostumecorner.comRead More →Read more.
The Crescent Arts Centre 🗺
2-4 University Road, Belfast, BT7 1NH T: 028 9024 2338 W: crescentarts.org The Crescent is an arts centre and cultural hub whereRead more.
The Early Years Boutique
Gorgeous personalised gifts with love for both babies and yummy mummies. W: teyboutique.comRead More →Read more.
The Enchanted Escape
The Duncan Family discover what’s magic about Dumfries and Galloway… One of my favourite books as a child was EnidRead more.
The Fostering Network (NI) 🗺
Unit 10, 40 Montgomery Road, Belfast, BT6 9HL T: 028 9070 5056 W: fostering.net An essential network for fostering, bringingRead more.
The Friend Ship
Friendship brings our children both their greatest highs – and their lowest lows. Yet despite being such a huge partRead more.
The FunHouse 🗺
Greenbank Industrial Estate, Newry, BT34 2QU T: 028 3026 3500 W: newryfunhouse.comRead More →Read more.
The Future of Work
Here we are again in September, and like many parents, Ni4kids’ columnist Alan Meban’s thoughts are returning to children’s education,Read more.
The Gifts That Keep On Giving
All Kerry Thomson wants for Christmas is… “So, are you all set?” There is only one type of person who asksRead more.
The Good Life
Young chef and food writer Ryan Riley tragically lost his mother Krista to small cell lung cancer in 2014 whenRead more.
The Greatest Gift
With the big day now only a matter of weeks away, it’s most likely that a haul of shiny newRead more.
The Green Scene
Our kids really do want to save the planet! In February pupils from across the UK went on strike fromRead more.
The Jet Centre 🗺
Riverside Park South, Coleraine, BT51 3AW T: 028 7035 0000 W: thejetcentre.co.ukRead More →Read more.
The Kids Rich List
The highest earning child influencers around the world have been revealed with eight-year-old YouTube star Ryan Kaji topping the listRead more.
The Learning Tree 🗺
69 Church Road, Belfast, BT6 9SA T: 028 9040 3984 W: thelearningtreebelfast.co.ukRead More →Read more.
The Lost City Adventure Golf Belfast 🗺
Unit 10, Cityside Retail Park, 100-150 York Street, Belfast, Co Antrim BT15 1JH W: www.lostcityadventuregolf.com/belfast/ E: email@example.com T: 028 9099 5118 Start your epicRead more.
The Market Place Theatre Bar and Bistro 🗺
Market Street, Armagh, BT61 7BW T: 028 3752 1828 W: marketplacearmagh.comRead More →Read more.
The Mulberry Bush 🗺
107 North Road, Belfast, BT5 5NF T: 028 9065 9196 W: themulberrybush.org Read More →Read more.
The Nally Heritage Centre, An Charraig Mhór G.F.C. 🗺
Quarry Road, Carrickmore, Omagh BT79 9JX T: 028 8076 1746 W: carmengfc.comRead More →Read more.
The Need for Speed
Kids. Jobs. Life. When you’re pulled in a million different directions, how can you possibly please the whole family withRead more.
The Northern Ireland Anti-Bullying Forum 🗺
C/o NCB NI The NICVA Building, 63 Duncairn Gardens Belfast, BT15 2GB T: 028 9087 5006 E: firstname.lastname@example.org W: endbullying.org.ukRead MoreRead more.
The Nursery 🗺
19 Carnmoney Road North, Newtownabbey, BT36 5NL T: 028 9083 3335 W: thenursery.org.ukRead More →Read more.
THE NUTCRACKER AND THE FOUR REALMS Cert PG
Release Date: Friday 2 November Disney’s new holiday film “The Nutcracker and the Four Realms” is directed by Lasse HallströmRead more.
The Old School House 🗺
114 Halftown Road, Hillsborough, Lisburn, BT27 5RF T: 028 9268 2914 W: theoldschoolhouseni.co.ukRead More →Read more.
The Old Station Nursery 🗺
92 Church St, Dromore, BT25 1AA T: 028 9269 8689 W: Facebook.com/The Old Station Nursery Read More →Read more.
The Palace Demesne 🗺
The Palace Stables, Armagh BT60 4EL T: 028 3752 9600 W: armaghbanbridgecraigavon.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
The Party Pixies 🗺
300 Bangor Road, Newtownards T: 07813 984835 W: partypixies.co.uk Makeover birthday parties. Read More →Read more.
The Party Warehouse 🗺
Unit 1, Springgrowth Business Park, Springtown Rd, Londonderry, BT48 0LY T: 028 7126 2619 W: thepartywarehouse.co.ukRead More →Read more.
The Perfect Family Pick-Me-Up
Bangor has many appeals for both locals and tourist families. It’s by the sea, and has some delicious eateries, butRead more.
The Pheasant Restaurant 🗺
410 Upper Ballynahinch Road, Hillsborough, BT26 6NR T: 028 9263 8056 W: ploughgroup.com/pheasantRead More →Read more.
The Plastic Problem
With undeniable evidence that our oceans are drowning in plastic, and that tidal waves of plastic waste continue to crashRead more.
The Play Report
In April, more than 400 thought leaders, practitioners, researchers, government representatives and social innovators from around the world converged inRead more.
The Primary Years
Free, fun and practical podcasts from Care From The Family all about helping mums and dads do the best jobRead more.
The Reading Corner
Brilliant books to fall for this February… A is for Avocado: An Alphabet Book of Plant Power by Carolyn SuzukiRead more.
The Reading Corner
Top picks from the selection box of super stories this Christmas… Reindeer Down! An Irish Christmas Tale by Natasha MacRead more.
The Reading Corner
Fall into a good book this autumn… My Art Book of Love by Shana Gozansky HB £14.95 published by PhaidonRead more.
The Reading Corner
Cosy up with a wonderful winter story… Age Pre-school+ Moon and Me: The Little Seed by Andrew Davenport, illustrated byRead more.
The Reading Corner
Super Spring Stories… Eva and the Perfect Rain: A Rainy Irish Tale by Tatyana Feeney HB £11.99 published by O’BrienRead more.
The Reading Corner: Books to Fall in Love With
100 Hugs by Chris Riddell PB £5.99 published by Macmillan Children’s Books AGE 3+ This beautiful book features a varietyRead more.
The Reading Corner: New Year, New Reads
The Truth About Old People by Elina Ellis HB £11.99 published by Two Hoots AGE 3+ When you’re small, everybodyRead more.
The Reading Corner: September
Terrific tales that teach us something new, or are all about fun and finding friends at school… There Was aRead more.
The Reading Corner: Summer
Our top marks go to these terrific tales for summer… Look Up! By Nathan Bryon, illustrated by Dapo Adeola PBRead more.
The Reading Corner: Wondrous Winter Tales
The Most-Loved Bear by Sam McBratney, illustrated by Sam Usher HB £11.99 published by Macmillan Children’s Books AGE PRE-SCHOOL+ BeautifulRead more.
The Signature Works 🗺
8 Balloo Drive, Bangor, BT19 7QY T: 0800 234 6611 W: thesignatureworks.co.ukRead More →Read more.
The Snug Club 🗺
1A Church Avenue, Bangor, Co. Down, BT20 3EQ T: 028 9127 2900 E: email@example.com W: www.snugglesdaynursery.co.uk/snug-club The Snug Club isRead more.
The Tannery 🗺
6 Chestnut Hill Road, Moira, BT67 0LW T: 028 9261 1409 W: ploughgroup.com/tanneryRead More →Read more.
The Temptation of Tech
Be honest. How many times today have you picked up your smartphone to check for a new email or toRead more.
The To-Do List
Rebecca Reid, author and mum-of-four from Bangor has started giving out chores… Do you remember during childhood when your mumRead more.
The Vintage Rooms 🗺
3 The Square, Hillsborough, BT26 6AG T: 028 9268 2985 W: ploughgroup.com/ploughinnRead More →Read more.
THE WORLD’S LARGEST TAP LESSON 🗓 🗺
When: Fri 21 Sept Where: Europa Hotel, Belfast Cost: Free Time: 6pm Bank of Ireland and Visa have joined forces toRead more.
This spring we are loving…
Playing Safe at Bathtime Following recent revelations that children’s bath toys provide the perfect breeding ground for potentially harmful bacteria,Read more.
Thousands of NI Parents Call for Change to the Current AQE/GL Process
A new campaign on change.org, #bringitbacktoprimary, is calling on Education Minister Peter Weir to review the current AQE and GLRead more.
Tickety Moo Ice Cream Parlour 🗺
Oghill Farm, Killadeas, Irvinestown, BT94 1RG T: 028 6862 8779 Read More →Read more.
Tiddlywinkers Day Nursery 🗺
71 Springfarm Road, Antrim BT41 2JG T: 028 9446 7847 W: tiddlywinkers.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Tiny Life 🗺
33 Ballynahinch Road, Carryduff, BT8 8EH T: 028 9081 5050 W: tinylife.org.ukRead More →Read more.
Tiny Toes Nanny & Babysitting Agency 🗺
100 Lisnaree Road, Banbridge, BT32 4JU T: 07814 879 609 W: tinytoesnannies.co.uk One-to-one personalised childcare care in the family homeRead more.
Tinytoes Photography 🗺
Based in Newry T: 07753 841791 W: Facebook.com/Tinytoes-Photography Specialising in the photography of newborns. Read More →Read more.
Titanic Belfast 🗺
1 Olympic Way, Queen’s Road, Belfast, BT3 9EP T: 028 9076 6386 W: titanicbelfast.comRead More →Read more.
Titanic Boat Tours 🗺
Lagan Boat Company, Departures from Donegall Quay, Belfast, BT1 3EA T: 028 9024 0124 W: laganboatcompany.comRead More →Read more.
Titanic’s Dock and Pump-House 🗺
Northern Ireland Science Park, Queen’s Road, Queen’s Island, Belfast, BT3 9DT T: 028 9073 7813 W: titanicsdock.comRead More →Read more.
Tollymore Forest Park 🗺
C/o Newcastle Tourist Information Centre, 10-14 Central Promenade, Newcastle BT31 9BU T: 028 4372 2428 W: nidirect.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Tower Museum 🗺
Union Hall Place, Londonderry BT48 6LU T: 028 7137 2411 W: derrystrabane.com/towermuseumRead More →Read more.
Toy Stories at Sea Cruise 🗓 🗺
When: Sat 22 June Where: Depart Belfast Cost: From £12 per person Time: 11.30am – 5.45pm Face painting, balloon modelling,Read more.
Unit 46, The Outlet, Banbridge T: 01376 321303 20 Shore Road, Enniskillen T: 028 6632 2122 5 Conway Square, NewtownardsRead more.
Toymaster at R A Cuddy 🗺
13-15 Market Street, Magherafelt, BT45 6EE T: 028 7963 2373 W: cuddysonline.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Toymaster at R Crawford 🗺
18-22 Main Street, Maghera, BT46 5AE T: 028 7964 2369 W: Facebook.com/Toymaster-R-CrawfordRead More →Read more.
Trigger Happy 🗺
86 Parkgate Avenue, Belfast, BT41JB T: 028 9543 7076 W: triggerhappybelfast.comRead More →Read more.
Trigger Happy Fun 🗺
86 Parkgate Avenue, BT4 1JB T: 028 9543 7076 W: triggerhappybelfast.com VR Gaming, Nerf Wars, Laser Tag, Shooting Range ReadRead more.
Trigger Happy Fun 🗺
86 Parkgate Avenue, Belfast, BT4 1JB T: 028 9543 7076 W: triggerhappybelfast.com VR Gaming, Nerf Wars, Laser Tag, Shooting Range.Read more.
50 King Street, Belfast, BT1 6AD T: 028 9080 8030 W: trocaire.org Trócaire works in partnership with the Catholic ChurchRead more.
Trolls World Tour Activity Sheets!
Anna Kendrick and Justin Timberlake return in an all-star sequel to DreamWorks Animation’s 2016 musical hit: Trolls World Tour and we have someRead more.
Developed over the process of weaning her three children, television presenter Holly Willoughby has published her own go-to guide forRead more.
Tuna Balls and Pasta
It’s World Tuna Day so why not celebrate it with this simple and delicious recipe for the whole family.Read more.
Two in three deaf young people would hide their deafness on a job application
Two in three deaf young people would hide their deafness on a job application because they fear it would harmRead more.
Two Significant Health Protection Announcements From The Department of Health
Boys aged 12-13 in Northern Ireland are to be offered a vaccine to protect them against Human Papillomavirus (HPV) relatedRead more.
Ulster American Folk Park 🗺
2 Mellon Road, Castletown, Omagh BT78 5QU T: 028 8224 3292 W: nmni.com/uafpRead More →Read more.
Ulster Folk & Transport Museum 🗺
153 Bangor Road, Cultra, Holywood, BT18 0EU T: 028 9042 8428 W: nmni.com/uftmRead More →Read more.
Ulster Museum & Botanic Gardens 🗺
Botanic Gardens, Belfast, BT9 5AB T: 0845 608 0000 W: nmni.com/umRead More →Read more.
Ulster Museums says goodbye to Dippy
After its phenomenal success, welcoming over 132,000 visitors in just over three months, National Museums NI has officially handed overRead more.
Ulster Rugby Makes New Signing… To Support Breastfeeding Mums
The home of Ulster Rugby, the Kingspan Stadium, has signed up to the Public Health Agency’s (PHA) Breastfeeding Welcome HereRead more.
Ulster University Researchers Seek Short-sighted Children For International Clinical Study
Myopia rates among children are set to increase from 300 million to 500 million by 2050*. Ulster University is workingRead more.
United Colors Of Benetton (clothing)
711 Lisburn Road, Belfast, BT9 7GU T: 028 9066 6069 24-26 Arthur Street, BT1 4GF, Belfast T: 028 9023 6300 6/7Read more.
Update on the Childhood Flu Vaccination Programme
The Public Health Agency has been made aware that there is likely to be a delay in the supply ofRead more.
Urgent appeal launched for missing duckling
Castle Espie Wetland Centre are appealing for the safe return of a three week old Mandarin duckling, which was takenRead more.
Valley Leisure Centre 🗺
40 Church Rd, Newtownabbey, BT36 7LJ T: 028 9086 1211 W: antrimandnewtownabbey.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Vanilla Restaurant Ltd 🗺
67 Main St, Newcastle, BT33 0AE T: 028 4372 2268 W: vanillarestaurant.co.ukRead More →Read more.
From a simple pasta supper the kids will adore, to a sensational showstopper for your festive table, the ‘queen ofRead more.
Victoria Park 🗺
Park Avenue, Belfast BT4 1JT T: 028 9049 1813 / 07820 187203 W: belfastcity.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Victorian Gem Sparkles Again After £3.8 million Refurbishment
The Tropical Ravine in Belfast’s Botanic Gardens will reopen to the public today following a £3.8m refurbishment. Councillors, localRead more.
Villa Vinci 🗺
31 Main Street, Newcastle, BT33 OAD T: 028 4372 3080 W: villavinci.co.uk Read More →Read more.
Village Sure Start Children’s Centre 🗺
339 Donegall Road, Belfast, BT12 6FQ T: 028 9043 7701 W: villagesurestartchildrenscentre.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Vintage Harry Ferguson Tractors To Go On Display at Ulster Folk Museum
Visitors to the Ulster Folk Museum will have the opportunity to tip their flat cap to Ulsterman Harry Ferguson asRead more.
Visitors Experiencing Warmest Northern Ireland ‘Giant Welcome’ During The 148th Open This Week
People across Northern Ireland have answered Tourism NI’s call to provide a ‘Giant Welcome’ as 237,750 eager spectators descend onRead more.
Odyssey, 2 Queens Quay, Belfast, BT3 9QQ T: 028 9046 7700 W: w5online.co.uk Birthday parties with a difference for 3-11Read more.
W5 at Odyssey Pavilion 🗺
2 Queen’s Quay, Belfast, BT3 9QQ T: 028 9046 7700 W: w5online.co.ukRead More →Read more.
W5 Opens New MED-Lab Exhibition
MED-Lab, a new interactive medical themed exhibition area at W5, takes visitors of all ages on an extraordinary and funRead more.
Walking In A Wood Winter Wonderland
The festive season is upon us and it’s a time for indulgence but also a great time of the yearRead more.
Washingford Day Care 🗺
27 Sweep Road, Cookstown, BT80 8JW T: 028 8676 5558 W: washingforddaycare.comRead More →Read more.
Watch This Cyberspace! Belfast Girls Aim For UK Codebreaker Crown!
CYBER savvy girls from Strathearn School in Belfast are preparing to take on the best teams from the rest of the UK inRead more.
Methodist College, RBAI & Campbell College T: 028 9068 3333 W: watertots.co.ukRead More →Read more.
WAVE Trauma Centre 🗺
5 Chichester Park South, Belfast, BT15 5DW T: 028 9077 9922 W: wavetraumacentre.org.ukRead More →Read more.
Waves Leisure Complex 🗺
22 Robert St, Lurgan BT66 8BE T: 028 3832 2906 W: armaghbanbridgecraigavon.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Newry Street, Banbridge, BT32 3HA T: 028 4062 9889 27 Market Street, Downpatrick T: 028 4461 4590 49 Main St,Read more.
Ways the Stories You Read Your Kids Can Break Down Stereotypes
By Jos Dirkx Do you remember the first time you realised that you loved listening to stories? The sound ofRead more.
We Are Vertigo 🗺
Unit 1A Cedarhurst Road Newtownbreda Factory Estate, Belfast, BT8 7RH T: 0870 066 1522 W: wearevertigo.comRead More →Read more.
We Are Vertigo 🗺
Unit 1A Cedarhurst Road Newtownbreda Factory Estate, BT8 7RH T: 0870 066 1522 W: wearevertigo.comRead More →Read more.
We Love Frugi
Multi-award winning variety of scrumptious organic cotton clothes which will keep your kids covered from birth and beyond. W: welovefrugi.comReadRead more.
Wee Care Day Nursery
113 North Road, Belfast, BT5 5NF T: 028 9058 2004 119 North Road, Belfast, BT5 5NG T: 028 9058 2005Read more.
Wee Wonders NI Baby Sign
Lurgan, Portadown & Banbridge T: 07563 129114 W: weewonders.co.uk Read More →Read more.
Weir Outlines Plans to Provide Digital Devices to Disadvantaged Children
Proposals to lend digital devices to school children have been outlined by Education Minister, Peter Weir. During the current Covid-19Read more.
Western Health and Social Care, Health and Social Services Trust 🗺
Rossdowney House, Glendermott Road, Waterside, Londonderry, BT47 6BG T: 028 7131 4244 (Limavady, Derry and Strabane areas) T: 028 8283Read more.
What Children Should Know About Parents
By Alan Meban I’ve been known to leave books or leaflets lying around the house in the hope that ourRead more.
What Money Can’t Buy
Rebecca Reid, author and mum-of-four from Bangor, is making the festive season all about memories rather than presents this year…Read more.
What Parents Need To Know About Lyme Disease
Once confined to a handful of countries, now annually in the UK and Ireland there are 1000+ new cases of LymeRead more.
What’s Great About… Glasgow
Ni4kids Editor Nadia Duncan says forget far-flung places, for family fun look no further than across the Irish Sea andRead more.
Whitehead Christmas Switch On 🗓 🗺
When: Sat 24 Nov Where: Whitehead Cost: Free Time: 5.30pm Join in the singing and sparkle as we switch onRead more.
Whitehead Railway Museum 🗺
Whitehead Railway Museum, Castleview Road, Whitehead, Co. Antrim, BT38 9NA T: 028 9337 3968 W: steamtrainsireland.com Marvel at the giants ofRead more.
Whitehouse Ballet School 🗺
43 Meeting Street, Dromore, BT25 1AJ T: 07875 022535 W: whitehouseballetschool.comRead More →Read more.
Why Kids Should Avoid Too Much Digital “Fast Food”
As a parent, you are aware of the importance of making sure your children eat a healthy diet. But didRead more.
Wiggles and Giggles Educare 🗺
10 Finaghy Road South, Belfast, BT10 0DR T: 028 9043 0023 W: wigglesandgigglesbelfast.co.uk Read More →Read more.
Locations across NI T: 028 9038 1222 W: activ8ni.net Joining an Activ8 Wildcats Club will help children learn and improveRead more.
Wildly Simple Suppers
For years, The Forest Feast blog readers have been transported to Erin Gleeson’s picturesque cabin in the woods in Northern California throughRead more.
Willowbank Daycare Nursery 🗺
Willowbank Business Park, Larne, BT40 2SF T: 028 2826 8228 W: willowbankdaycare.co.ukRead More →Read more.
Win a Unicorn or Outer Space Mini BuggyBoard from Cheeky Rascals
T&Cs: The closing date for this competition is 5pm Friday 19 June 2020. One winner chosen at random from allRead more.
Win an Online Parenting First Aid Course & Kit from Mini First Aid!
T&Cs: The closing date for this competition is 5pm Friday 19 June 2020. One winner will be chosen at randomRead more.
Frozen 2 Cert PG, Release date: Friday 22 November The highly-anticipated sequel to Disney’s Frozen is coming to cinemasRead more.
Wolfes Gourmet Burgers 🗺
East Point Entertainment Village, Old Dundonald Road, Belfast, BT16 1XT T: 028 9048 0377Read More →Read more.
Women’s Aid Federation NI 🗺
129 University Street, Belfast, BT7 1HP Office T:02890249041 Helpline T: 0808 802 1414 W: womensaidni.org Women’s Aid is the leadRead more.
Woodvale Park 🗺
Woodvale Road, Belfast BT13 3BN T: 028 9031 9629 / 07860 461955 W: belfastcity.gov.ukRead More →Read more.
Work / Life Balance
The Mothers Who Work Podcasts covers the challenges, highs and lows of trying to stay sane while having our cakeRead more.
World Book Day Emergency? No Problem!
It’s the day before World Book Day and if you’ve left it to the last minute to try and pullRead more.
World First Aid Day – Could You Save A Life?
Saturday 8 September is World First Aid Day however alarming new research released by the British Red Cross shows that lessRead more.
World of Owls Centre 🗺
Randalstown Forest 32 Mt Shalgus Lane, BT41 3LE T: 028 9447 2307 W: worldofowls.comRead More →Read more.
World record breaking cyclist Mark Beaumont backs Sustrans Big Pedal 2018
World record breaking cyclist Mark Beaumont is calling on families across NI to take up the challenge of ‘Around theRead more.
YEE-HAW For Yoga!
Since founding Cosmic Kids Yoga with husband Martin, Jamie Amor can lay claim to being one of the world’s mostRead more.
YMCA Lurgan 🗺
4 Carnegie Street, Lurgan, Co. Armagh, BT66 6AS T: 028 3832 1025 W: ymcalurgan.comRead More →Read more.
Yoga with Gill
Belfast & Lisburn T: 07879 810630 W: yogawithgill.com Baby massage and yoga. Read More →Read more.
You Better Watch Out
Move over elf on the shelf, a new festive craze has come to town in the form of the SantaRead more.
Young Belfast Musicians to Help UK Children Keep Learning Music
A Northern Ireland music charity is to play a key part in a £100,000 drive to keep youngsters across theRead more.
YOUNG PEOPLE IN NORTHERN IRELAND CALL FOR A CHILDREN’S FOOD WATCHDOG
LEADING organisation, Children in Northern Ireland, part of the Children’s Future Food Inquiry, has launched a new report calling forRead more.