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Burton and Ashby

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Hello and welcome to Raring2go! Burton and Ashby

We love sharing information about local attractions, clubs and classes, events and more. Raring2go! Is the go-to guide for your family. As well as a quarterly magazine packed full of events, information and activities, we have a website packed with great ideas for families – and because we’re local, we’re always available to answer any questions that you have about the local area.

To view the latest issue of the magazine just click the image. To find out more about working with us, please get in touch through our editors page.

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To feature in our magazine, which reaches 10,000 families in east Staffordshire, South Derbyshire and North West Leicestershire please email or call us on 07391 796717

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Upcoming Event

Daily Animal Talks at Twycross Zoo

Ten minute talks throughout the day covering different animals including meerkats and giraffes.


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Progressive Sports

With a simple ethos of providing parents, schools and communities with expert sports provision.

Visit our KidsZone

Our KidsZone is packed full of activities for indoors and out, plus loads of colouring in and activity sheets to download and print off.
Naughty but nice Puddings!

Naughty but nice Puddings!

Check out our delicious puddings, my favourite is the limoncello trifle, not suitable for the kids, but there are some other scrummy recipes that the whole family can enjoy! Take a look in our pudding section for recipes to make summer BBQ's and eating alfresco all the more tasty! My girls LOVE the chocolate pizza - making it, but mostly eating it!

Raring2go! KidsZone

Raring2go! KidsZone

Over the weekends and holidays there are always times when your children need some chill out time, or to fill an hour or so, or they say the dreaded 5 letter word - BORED! Well, our KidsZone is here to rescue you and them from these moments. Full of puzzles, colouring in sheets and activities from films and programmes there is lots to keep busy!   

Puddle Ducks Baby & Pre-school Swimming

Teaching independent swimming from birth. That’s the Puddle Ducks difference.    

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Clubszone - Clubs for Kids

Clubszone take the hassle out of the school holidays.                                  

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Sticky Fingers Cookery Parties

Sticky Fingers Cookery Parties - Fun, Sticky and Educational!                         

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The Pat Miller School of Dance

Aiming to bring the joy of dance to all pupils regardless of their natural ability.

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