Is your diary looking a bit empty this weekend? Here are 3 events coming up that look like fun:
Odd Dog Out (mainly for ages 3-7)
Saturday 8 October, 10-11am (booking required, entry £10 which includes a signed copy of the book)
SIMPLY BOOKS book shop and cafe, 228 Moss Lane, Bramhall, Cheshire SK7 1BD
Dog-crazy author/illustrator Rob Biddulph (winner of the 2015 Waterstones children’s book prize with his book Blown Away) will read from his new book, Odd Dog Out, talk to his young audience and give them a chance to do some drawing themselves.
Family Model Railway Fun Day
Saturday 8 October, 10am-4.30pm
POYNTON COMMUNITY CENTRE, 107 Park Lane, Poynton, Cheshire SK12 1RB
Romiley Methodist Railway Modellers and friends will be displaying their model trains, tracks and systems – train enthusiasts young and old will be able to operate them. No charge but donations welcome for Francis House Children’s Hospice.
North West Baby & Toddler Show
Friday 7 – Sunday 9 October
EVENT CITY (near the Trafford Centre), Phoenix Way, Off Barton Dock Road, Manchester M41 7TB
A large show featuring lots of advice and products for new and expectant parents, with special offers, demos and a midwife drop-in advice centre. Baby-friendly places to eat, rest, change nappies and breast-feed.