Things to do with kids in Derbyshire

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Welcome back to the first Primary Times magazine of 2019! This half-term can be a little tricky with the short days and unpredictable weather, so it’s important to stay busy with fun things to do that will keep the whole family smiling!

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22nd March-7th April 2019

Venue: Nottingham Playhouse

Moving house has been hard for 12-year-old Michael, and now his baby sister is ill in hospital, it seems his whole world has been turned upside down. Exploring the crumbling garage of his new home one...

Theatre and Cinema

Much Ado About Nothing

26th-30th March 2019

Venue: Derby Theatre

Address: DE1 2NF

Six years of war are finally over. Returning soldiers swap the battlefield for a landscape of love, masked balls and much-needed laughter. Two young dreamers fall head over heels, while two others resume...

Outdoor Events

"Spring Chicks" Family Trail

30th March-18th April 2019

Venue: Longshaw, Burbage and The Eastern Moors

Address: S11 7TZ

Spring's here, and at Longshaw we're celebrating nature! Listen out for chirping chicks and spot signs of spring around the estate. Find out about where birds make their homes, including some who nest...

Outdoor Events

Bushcrafts Wild Weekend

30th March 2019

Venue: Conkers Waterside

Address: DE12 6GA

Bear Grylls or Ray Mears, you can inspire to be either of them with this action packed weekend. You can learn how to survive and live in the wilderness with our Bushcraft Survival Skills and Orienteering...

Outdoor Events

Mother's Day

30th-31st March 2019

Venue: Clumber Park

Address: S80 3AZ

This Mother's Day treat Mum to a special home cooked lunch using home grown produce from our own Walled Kitchen Garden with a free Dessert for Mum. Served Saturday the 30th and Sunday the 31st of March...

Birthday party planning made easy

Birthday party planning made easy

Primary Time’s extensive guide on how to host your child’s perfect birthday party, without breaking the bank.

Which secondary school is best?

Which secondary school is best?

We’ve summarised some of the key questions you should be asking during your research (and who to ask!)

Tuition and Courses

Tuition and Courses

Local programmes to help children of all ages.

Bonjour! Guten Tag! Ciao!

Bonjour! Guten Tag! Ciao!

How studying a second language from an early age helps your children in school, at home, and beyond.

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