Half-term fun for the whole family

Manor Walks Shopping and Leisure in Cramlington.
Manor Walks Shopping and Leisure in Cramlington.

From cocktails to creepy crawlies, there’s a host of family fun in Cramlington this half-term.

Manor Walks is offering a range of free fun-filled events for the whole family during the school holidays.

On Pancake Day nextTuesday, Autism Northumberland is holding a pancake-making event between 2pm and 3pm at its room in Dudley Court for children with autism.

It’s free but places are limited, so families need to book in advance with Autism Northumberland via autismnorthumberland@gmail.com
On Wednesday, February 14, Glass House Cramlington hosts a family-friendly mocktail masterclass from noon to 2pm.

On Thursday, February 15, children will have the chance to meet some creepy crawlies and reptiles when Steve’s Animal Ark comes to Centre Mall, outside Boots.

Steve’s Amazing Minibeasts takes place between 10am until 4pm. Youngsters can handle stick and leaf insects, grasshoppers, beetles, spiders, snakes and a lizard.

Pop by Centre Mall from 10am to 2pm on Friday, February 16, for a free glitter tattoo and join in with some minibeasts-inspired crafts.

On Saturday, February 17, from 10am to 2pm, the fun continues in Centre Mall with free face painting, colouring and lots of other activities.

To find out more about what’s on offer during school half-term, visit www.manorwalks.co.uk