Great Games for Children to Play in a Swimming Pool

1st Direct Pools are one of the UK’s biggest online retailers when it comes to hot tubs, pools and saunas. With a wide range of products in stock and ready to deliver, their customer service has made them a trusted source for pool owners. Keeping your children entertained over the summer can be challenging, especially … Read more

Protest Swimwear Review #AD

Protest Sportswear is a fashionable brand with an excellent range of swimwear options for men, women and kids. I took a look at their latest 2020 collection, which has a lovely selection of different styles in gorgeous colours and patterns. Their theme for this collection is ‘the map is our home’; the colours and prints … Read more

How To Build a Swimming Pool in Your Back Garden

With summer almost upon us, and the recent spell of hot weather, you might be considering building your own swimming pool in your garden. To many, it might seem like a waste of space and money in a country that doesn’t often reach warm temperatures! However, there are quite a few benefits to having your … Read more

Littlesea Haven Holiday Park, Weymouth, Dorset

Last month we went to Weymouth for a mid week short break to Littlesea Haven Holiday Park. This was our second trip to Littlesea and, given it was one of our favourite Haven sites, we were very keen to return! It certainly did not disappoint. Littlesea is a lovely site, with scenic views and nice … Read more

Three Shells Lagoon, Southend-on-Sea, Essex

Three Shells Lagoon at Southend-on-Sea in Essex is a newly built man made lagoon that opened this summer. The lagoon is the size of a football pitch and is 1.1 metres at its deepest points.  Despite visiting in the last week of September, it was still warm enough to wriggle into our swimsuits and go … Read more

Combe Haven, Sussex

I have been to Combe Haven a number of times previously, over the course of many years, and have always enjoyed it anyway, but I have to say it has it has really cleaned up its act in recent years! With the option of lovely newer style caravans (with central heating as standard), great new … Read more

Allhallows Haven Holiday Park, Kent

We spent a couple of days at Allhallows Haven holiday park in Kent. Our favourite things about this Allhallows Haven site were the direct access to the beach, helpful staff, lovely play area and nice pool. I do think the layout could be improved- for a child with sensory processing difficulties it was very overstimulating … Read more

Wild Duck Haven Holiday Park, Norfolk

Last week we went on a short break to Wild Duck Haven Holiday Park near Great Yarmouth, Norfolk. We have been to a couple of other Haven sites before but this particular one was new to us. I was very pleasantly surprised by it; I found the entire park rather more ‘toned down’ than some … Read more