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  • 20 fun things to do over October Half Term in Somerset & Dorset

    Escape from zombies, put on a play-in-a-day, zoom down zip wires, carve rocks – or pumpkins – lots of spooky Halloween stuff, and more.

  • Day trippers

    Half way through half term (*smiles through gritted teeth*). Please the little people and save your sanity by checking out these 10 family day trips.

  • Half term fun

    A bit lastminute.com with your half term plans? What you need is the impeccably curated Muddy pick of the half term children’s activities in Somerset and Dorset. Et voilà…

  • October half term and Halloween guide

    20+ things to do to keep the kids busy over October half term: from jump scares and pumpkins to changing the world

  • 10 cool things to do with the kids in half term

    Eek! Don't know what to do with the kids over half term? Muddy to the rescue with 10 awesome activities to lure the little (and not so little) blighters away from their screens

  • Spooks, skates and scares

    Over 20 fun things for your kids (and you) to do over over October half term and Halloween

  • 10 things to do over half term

    Look a dinosaur in the eye, time a sheep shearer or compete with a beatboxer – all on the menu in Somerset this half term week

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