LEGOLAND Discovery Centre – Manchester

So after talking about it for over a year, we finally got to go to LEGOLAND Discovery Centre – Manchester The idea was that it was a sort of joint birthday treat for Ben and Oliver who will both be turning 3 in the coming weeks.  The Dowson’s paid for their tickets using their Tesco Clubcard points, we bought one ticket that way and then prepaid for one online.  As the boys were still under 3 (just!) it meant we only had to purchase two adult tickets and so it only cost us £13 of real actual money! As we had mostly Clubcard vouchers to pay for our entry we decided to get there early doors – whilst prepaid tickets can book a time slot for gauranteed entry, Clubcard vouchers are used on a first come, first served basis – and let’s face it – who wants to risk a…

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Happy First Birthday Little Girl!

Happy First Birthday Little Girl!

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Funny things he says . . .

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