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Child-Friendly Places Around Swindon, Wiltshire


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Child-Friendly towns nearby...

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Stroud, Gloucestershire

(22.91 miles away)
Stroud is a beautiful market town in the county of Gloucestershire, famous for its dramatic Cotswolds landscape, vibrant art scene and array of independent shops.

The national multi award-winning Stroud Farmer’s Market is the biggest weekly market outside of London and is well known as one of the busiest and most popular farmers markets in the UK....


Oxford, Oxfordshire

(26.17 miles away)
Oxfordshire is Famous for its education and historical architectural. It also has a diverse economic base. Its industries include motor manufacturing, education, publishing, and a large number of information technology and science-based businesses....

Some of our childrenarewelcome articles

Peppa Pig Pancakes - essential for this Tuesday! - by Andy

children at Peppa Pig Pancakes - essential for this Tuesday! - by Andy
No Shrove Tuesday would be complete without being able to make your kids face light up with one of these bad boys...

Written by Andy

Holgate Windmill - by Mother of Dragons

children at Holgate Windmill - by Mother of Dragons
Holgate Windmill is a beautiful and fascinating building preserved through the hard work of a group of volunteers, and for any curious toddler the idea of being allowed to climb about inside what is essentially an enormo...

Written by Mother of Dragons

A plea from a generation of small boys - DON'T TAKE AWAY DIPPY! - by Andy

children at A plea from a generation of small boys - DON'T TAKE AWAY DIPPY! - by Andy
Statistically speaking around 50% of us were small boys once. Many of us still act like one. And you know what all small boys love? Dinosaurs dinosaurs dinosaurs....

Written by Andy

How to be the best dad ever - by Andy

family How to be the best dad ever - by Andy
I doubt that many of us could beat this idea of how to keep the kids amused whilst the wife is at work....

Written by Andy

The Sidings - by Mother of Dragons

family The Sidings - by Mother of Dragons
A restaurant in a location which overlooks railway lines, featuring several tables set within disused railway carriages is surely a paradise for any train lover. Welcome to The Sidings Mediterranean Bar and Restaurant in Shipton, just outside York....

Written by Mother of Dragons

Some child-friendly places to stay around Swindon, Wiltshire

Merlin House- Cotswold Cottages

(10.57 miles)
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Bedrooms : 4 Merlin House
is an absolute belter! Situated overlooking Clearwater Lake in the heart of the Lower Mill Village the house enjoys superb and uninterrupted views across the water wit...


Premier Inn - Chippenham

(15.99 miles)
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Ideally located within easy reach of the M4. Local attractions include Bowood Adventure Park and Castle Combe race circuit. Conveniently located for Chippenham train station. For shops and local amenities Chippenham town...


Mere Coach House- Cotswold Cottages

(10.09 miles)
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Bedrooms : 4 Mere Coach House
is simply stunning! A large, detached house located down a long drive on the edge of the premium (and quite famous) Cotswolds village of Fairford, it offers just abo...


Some child-friendly days out around Swindon, Wiltshire

West Kennet Long Barrow, Avebury

(10.59 miles)
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One of the largest, most impressive and most accessible Neolithic chambered tombs in Britain. Built in around 3650 BC, it was used for a short time as a burial chamber, nearly 50 people being buried here before the chamb...


West Kennet Avenue, Avebury

(9.82 miles)
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An 'avenue', originally of around 100 pairs of prehistoric standing stones, raised to form a winding 1 1/2 mile ritual link between the pre-existing monuments of Avebury and The Sanctuary. Part of the Avebury World Herit...


Lodge Park and Sherborne Estate

(17.36 miles)
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A 17th-century grandstand and Cotswold country estate...

Child Friendly Swindon, Wiltshire *

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