Mumsnet Local

Mumsnet Local

Find things to do round your way 

Once you’ve chosen your local site, click on Things to do in the navigation bar at the top of the page.

Here you’ll find recommendations from other families in your area for places to go, activities, classes, plus upcoming events. Or click through the calendar on your site’s homepage for events on specific dates.


Fun days out for the May half-term

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Things to do: Keep the kids occupied over the May half-term with our Local editors’ picks of the best family activities, places to go and things to see. 

24 hours in...Croydon

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Featured site: Visit London’s greenest borough, Croydon, and take your pick of 127 parks to play in. There’s also plenty of culture to be soaked up by you and your DC.

Things to do round your way

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Find events, services and places to visit in your local area.

Where to go in the UK?

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Planning a family day out – or looking to relocate? Get the lowdown on the best things about visiting and living in these areas.

Get involved with your local site


If you’d like to be more involved with Mumsnet, and our users, consider becoming one of our Local editors and running your own local site. Or, help to organise meet-ups in your area by taking on the role of Local ambassador.

Advertise on Mumsnet

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If you’d like to promote your business to Mumsnetters in the local community, find your local site and email your local editor. Contact infomation can be found to the top right corner of your local site.

Local bloggers

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We already know our Local editors are full of great recommendations, so see what they’re chatting about on their blogs too. If you’re looking for something different to do in your area or exploring a new part of the UK – have a read.

Get info on schools in your area

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We’ve teamed up with School Guide to provide info on schools across the country. Once you’ve found your local site, click on Childcare & Education on the top navigation bar and select the sort of school you’re looking for – or use the quick search.