Blog » Month: December 2019

SPECIAL OFFER FOR OXFORD RESIDENTS AT OXFORD CASTLE & PRISON IN JANUARY

Oxford Castle & Prison are running a discount in January for OX residents. Throughout January 2020, those with an OX postcode will receive 40% discount on admission to Oxford Castle & Prison when visiting at the weekends (Saturday and Sunday). Chris Abbott, General Manager at Oxford Castle & Prison said: “We are really pleased to…

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How to Celebrate New Year’s Eve with Kids

Whether you’re going ‘out out’ for New Year’s Eve or not, there are loads of really fun ways to mark the changing of the years with your little people. Here are 8 great ideas from Mumbler Charlotte – Happy New Year! 1 Bring it forward! If midnight is too late for your children, there’s nothing…

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The 12 Tech Tips Of Christmas For Parents

Guest blog from The E-Safety Office   With Christmas looming, it is a busy time for parents buying presents and making sure that they will have happy faces on Christmas Day morning. Whilst traditional toys such as Lego, board games and character figures are still popular, there is an increasing number of interactive toys which…

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OXFORD CASTLE & PRISON WIN SILVER AT PRESTIGIOUS TOURISM AWARDS

Oxford Castle & Prison have won Silver for Small Visitor Attraction of the Year at the prestigious Beautiful South Awards. The Beautiful South Awards, organised by Tourism South East recognises achievements for businesses and professionals in the tourism industry over the last 18 months. Oxford Castle & Prison were awarded Silver for Small Visitor Attraction…

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Oxford Mumbler’s Card Factory Top 10 Personalised Christmas gifts

Choosing the “right” gift can be a minefield. I don’t want to waste money, I don’t want excessive plastic and most importantly, I want the recipient to genuinely love it. For family & friends a bit of personalisation is always a winner, however I’ve found that some of the “famous” brand names that spring to…

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Christmas Film Guide

Tis the season to… sit, eat and watch telly! Which describes most of my evenings, but at Christmas there is so much more good TV to choose from and this year is no different. There are loads of excellent films on over the festive season and here they all are: 🎄Saturday 14th December 🎄 The Goonies…

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Where to Buy Christmas Trees in Oxford

This is our first year having Christmas at home and our first EVER Christmas tree!  We did have a micro 6-inch fake one from Wilko for a while, but I don’t think that counts… This year we’re going for it and I’ve researched all the places I can find in and around Oxford that sell real…

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Driving Home for Christmas?

Christmas is a time for friends and family, and for many of us that means travelling a good distance. That used to be fine… nice, even. Sling a couple of bags in the back and off you go, maybe stopping for a coffee or two along the way, if you fancy it. With kids? No….

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