NEWS

This is our latest News section where we will provide details of things that are happening at Kidzmania and in our Community. If you have an event or some news you would like to include here, please send us a message via our Contact Us page, and we would be delighted to include it.

Car Park in Powell Road update

The car park at Kidzmania is still open! And we still come into Kidzmania through the Powell Road Entrance. As you may be aware, we should have returned the carpark to the developers in January to enable the developers to start the demolition of the old Kidzmania....

No more car park at Kidzmania

UPDATE: Demolition delayed by one more week!!! Current entrance will remain for another week. Please keep checking here for news! Demolition of the old site at Kidzmania is due to start from 21st January 2019 (at last!) This means that we will lose the car park at...

Kidzmania Admission Charges to increase from January

Unfortunately we will have to raise our admission charges at the beginning of 2019. This will be the first increase in our charges since we opened in 2011, and our operating costs have increased sharply since then, particularly with our temporary move into the rear...

Kraving Cakes at Kidzmania

Kraving Cakes are a local supplier of vegan cakes. Following a chance encounter, we decided that we would try some cakes in our cafe, to add a little variety and interest to our existing range of cakes.  Where better to start than with an Xmas mini loaf? The cakes are...

We are getting ready for Noddy and Banksy

We are getting ready for our Noddy and Banksy exhibition and sale here on Thursday 29th November. Banksy Banksy probably does not need any introduction. We will have a number of his works on. show, including his Keep it Real, Radar Rat, Happy Choppers, Rubber Ducky,...

Bacon Rolls for Adults, Soft Play for Kids

We are going to add Bacon Rolls and sandwiches to our menus  between 10 and 12 on a Saturday morning here at Kidzmania. It may not be the healthiest breakfast, but is there anything better on a cold and wet morning than a good Bacon Roll? Do you prefer tomato sauce or...

Car Parking at Kidzmania (for now)

We are often asked if we have car parking at Kidzmania, and the short answer is "Yes, for now." We currently have a small car park in the front, which can take about 11 cars. However the car park is part of the land and building acquired by developers. The developers...

Banksy and Noddy at Kidzmania

We are very pleased to be able to host an exhibition of Banksy and Noddy at Kidzmania as well as Thomas the Tank Engine and other well known staples of the Art World such as the Connor Brothers and Grayson Perry. We are teaming up with John Brandler of the Brandler...

New Kidzmania : Update on the redevelopment plans

As many of you will know, over a year ago we were required to vacate the original premises in Powell Road, where Kidzmania had been located for over 20 years, as part of the plans to redevelop the site. The new developers will build flats where the current warehouse...

Charitable Donation from Little Buds

We are very pleased to have received a charitable donation from Little Buds Day Nursery following the recognition of one of their staff in a nationwide competition to find the best Nursery Worker. Little Buds is the Nursery adjacent to Kidzmania in the Huddleston...