Things to do with kids in Dorset

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Cool Coast Ice Rink

15th December-17th February 2018

Venue: Bournemouth International Centre

Address: BH2 5BH

This hugely popular indoor seasonal ice rink returns once again. With the useful Ice Skating penguins, even the youngest novices can have a go in the Kid’s area. Call 01202 055555.

Theatre & Cinema

Dick Whittington and His Cat at The Regent Centre

13th-20th January 2018

Venue: The Regent Centre

Address: Christchurch, BH23 1AS

With hilarious humour, show stopping songs, dazzling dance routines, spectacular sets and costumes – this performance of the classic tale of Dick Whittington and his cat promises to be pure panto gold....

Outdoor events

Urban Weekenders

28th-28th January 2018

Time: 10am to 1pm

Venue: Urban Wildlife Centre

Address: Corfe Mullen, BH21 3RX

Get involved with practical conservation tasks on Upton Heath. Families welcome, but children must be accompanied by an adult. For more information ring 01202 692033.

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Children's Parties in Dorset

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The Results of the Reader Star Awards 2017 - Dorset

The Results of the Reader Star Awards 2017 - Dorset

We reveal the results of the Primary Times Reader Star Awards 2017 right here...

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