Things to do with kids in Yorkshire, West

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Hello and a warm welcome to our bumper summer issue, it's great to be back printing Primary Times after such a long while. Check out our family Days Out guide which offer's lots of exciting events and activities to keep you busy over the long summer holidays. With this in mind see page 16 which offers 20 tips for things to do and explore this summer. Primary Times chats to Julia Donaldson to get her expertise on how we can inspire young minds to write creatively. Go wild this summer with the Reading Challenge, the theme this year is to inspire children to take action for nature and the environment. We have an update on the latest Theatre productions on page 21 and lots of news items from our region on pages 22 and 23. It's that time again to wish all those boys and girls leaving Primary School a special goodbye and good luck! We hope you all have a fantastic summer whatever you get up to, we look forward to seeing you soon Bye for now Paul and the team!

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Action-packed summer at the Royal Armouries Museum in Leeds

-5th September 2021

Venue: Royal Armouries Leeds

Address: Leeds

Royal Armouries Leeds Armouries Drive Leeds LS10 1LT Tel: 0113 220 1916   It's going to be an action-packed summer at the Royal Armouries Museum in Leeds with lots of outdoor...

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Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland Outdoor Theatre

-31st October 2021

Time: Time: 6.30pm – 8.30pm

Venue: Harewood House

Address: Leeds

Saturday 29 May – Sunday 31 October 2021   Harewood’s Woodland Wonderland   Harewood House Trust, Harewood House Harewood, Leeds LS17 9LG    Tel: 0113...

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Brainiac Live!

-3rd August 2021

Venue: St George’s Hall Bradford

Address: Bradford

          St George’s Hall Bridge Street Bradford BD1 1JT Box Office: 01274 432000   3rd August 2021   Brainiac Live!   Strap...



-31st October 2021

Time: Time: 09:00 - 20:00


Address: Wakefield

12 Jul 2021 - Sun 31 Oct 2021   FESTIVAL OF THE EARTH     WAKEFIELD CITY CENTRE       Time: 09:00 - 20:00     The Festival of the...

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Jurassic Summer

-6th September 2021

Venue: The Adventure Park, Stockeld Park

Address: Wetherby North Yorkshire

    24 Jul - 6 Sep   Jurassic Summer     The Adventure Park, Stockeld Park Wetherby, North Yorkshire LS22 4AN   Tel: 01937 586333         RE-BOOK...

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Perfect Pancakes

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