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This Weeks Round Up: 8th August 2021

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Posted 5 August 2021
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We still can't quite believe it's the first week of August, but lots of exciting things are happening right now! From an exciting competition to one of our favourite tv shows.

    1. Hollywood Bowl Competition WIN an annual bowling pass with Hollywood Bowl! FREE games for the WHOLE YEAR, food and drink included each time! Each annual pass includes a game of bowling for four people in the exclusive VIP lanes, per month, for a whole 12 months, and a round of soft drinks and a tasty main meal per person on each visit too! There's over 50 centres in the UK, so there's bound to be a centre near you! Enter Now 

    2. Little Mix arrive at Madame Tussauds London
      The famous girl band have found their home at Madame Tussauds London along with plenty of other celebrities and royalty in excellent wax figures! The 4 pop stars have been given their special wax figures, and we definitely had to look twice to tell they're wax and not the real deal!  

    3. Trentham Monkey Forest, Staffordshire 

      📸: @annaeparker

      Not only can you walk while the herd of wild moneys roam freely, but you can even go wild at the exciting outdoor play area! Complete with super slides to zoom down and exciting nets to clamber up, it's perfect for any sunny day out this summer. 


    4. SEA LIFE Hunstanton 
      📸 : @realcoolmama
      Get ready for real life Finding Nemo at SEA LIFE Hunstanton! These adorable orange and white clownfish have a home at SEA LIF Hunstanton, along with plenty of other fantastic fish, cheeky penguins, and event adorable fluffy rescue seals too! 

    5. Giraffes at Colchester Zoo 
      📸: @andrea.ita.garcia
      Get up close with the magnificent giraffes at Colchester Zoo! Home to over 260 species of animals, including impressive elephants and beautiful giraffes, you can get up close to these gentle giants, plus with daily feeding, you can even get the opportunity to hand feed the giraffes yourself! 
    6. LEGOLAND Windsor 
      📸: @paulinan141
      Have you been to the brand new world at LEGOLAND Windsor yet? Discover LEGO MYTHICA: World of Magical Creatures and step into a portal where all your creations can come to life... Featuring the UK's first ever flying theatre ride, it's definitely one not be missed this summer! 

    7. Making Play Dough 

      Did you know you can make your very own Play Dough using a slow cooker? This homemade recipe can be used to make your very own Play Dough to play with, it's very easy and quick, plus you could have loads of fun while making it! 

    8. I'm a Celebrity Returns

      That's right, this week we learnt that the iconic TV show, along with hosts Ant and Dec, will be returning to Wales this year at the same Gwrych Castle. Hands up if you'll be tuning in later this year!

      That's it for this weeks round up, don't forget to enter the competition for your chance to win an Annual Bowling Pass for Hollywood Bowl, and come back next week!