Week X-14: The reign of the stick

This has been a different week, it's been a transition to what I think of as "proper home ed", the sort where you get out and about.  Especially for children, learning is done hands on, and whilst we've done a few local walks during full lockdown, as we move into this half-lockdown state, we can… Continue reading Week X-14: The reign of the stick


Quarry Bank Mill

Key Facts Junction: M56 junction 5 Rough time to destination from junction: 15 minutes Age of travellers: 4 years, 2 3/4 years, 8 months Cost: National Trust An eclectic mix, with some working aspects of the original cotton mill, tours of the apprentice house, gardens, general estate, second hand bookshop and a number of eating… Continue reading Quarry Bank Mill