From child-led playgroups to parent-focused gigs; lively mummy-and-me yoga classes to calm, childcare-inclusive mothers’ retreats – we give you the definitive, tried-and-tested top 100 activities for little Londoners and their adults.
Sarah Bruegger is a freelance Digital Content Consultant and founder of local parents’ events series East Sleep Repeat. She has lived in Hackney for more than five years and has a 10-month-old daughter called Ella.
The drop slide is closed for these sessions so you don’t have to worry about your child trying to coax you onto it and paralysing you in the process.
Quite frankly this exhibition could have been themed around soiled nappies and we’d probably still go along for a look.
The hand-operated water pumps have an annoying habit of being commandeered by older, often extremely territorial toddlers.
The real genius of this haunt is its substantial play area, thoughtfully devised kids’ menu and exciting programme of activities
There’s plenty of sensory stuff for super-tinies, with lily pads to bounce on and chimes to beat the crap out of
While the majority of what’s on sale mirrors the big-sister store, this bright, airy space feels a better fit for this modern brand
There isn’t really anything to do other than run around crashing into each other and getting covered in filth
There seems to be something for all ages, with lots of crawl space and sensory stuff for tiny people, and plenty to engage older ones