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Is It Easter Yet?

It seems like a long time coming; however, Easter and that fantastic long bank holiday are just a few weeks away. The advantage to Easter falling so late is that everything feels lighter and brighter and we’re slightly more confident in making “outdoor” plans for the Easter weekend. We shouldn’t complain as it’s been a mild winter, but fingers crossed we’ve seen the last of the snow!

There are some lovely events going on across the island this Easter and throughout the month of April as a whole.

A trip to Plas Newydd House & Gardens is a must. The National Trust owned estate run great events throughout the year that are suitable for all ages.

Woodland Wednesdays: Spring into action - Wednesday 10th April 2019 - Spring is a magical time of year at Plas Newydd. Learn about the tell-tale signs that nature gives at this time of year.

Easter fun - 17th April - A series of fun, family springtime nature activities for all ages. Go on an egg hunt to learn more about the birds who laid them; build your very own nest or paint an egg for Easter.

Music to my ears - 24th April - Discover nature’s own orchestra. Walk through the garden and listen as you wander and make your very own musical instrument to take home.

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt Friday 19th April – Monday 22nd April - Follow the clues in their nature hunt and crack the code to claim your chocolatey prize.

Their Sporty Sundays later in the year are a lot of fun! Scheduled for Sunday 5th May and Sunday 2nd June, with a whole host of games and activities to get you outdoors and moving. You can even have a go at some archery. It takes place the first Sunday of each month, April to October.

Visit the Plas Newydd website to find out more

Menai Heritage Museum and Bridges Exhibition Learn about the developments that enabled crossing of the Menai Strait. See how they did it. Open for 2019, throughout April, May and June. Visit their website

Beaumaris Castle is another gem on Anglesey and their Easter Egg Hunt on the 16th April is great fun. Spend the day hunting for Easter Bunny. There’ll be crafts in abundance. Take along an old, clean sock and create a sock bunny to take away with you. Tickets are only a few pounds and they count a family ticket of £19.50 as 2 adults and 3 children! They’re also have a themed Medieval Easter Weekend linking back to the time the castle was built. Kids can take part in a fantastic Knight School and enjoy a Birds of Prey demonstration then cheer for your favourite knight as they battle for victory in the fight arena. Visit the Beaumaris Castle website to find out more

Our local Melody Makers will be performing the Hello Dolly! musical from Tuesday 23rd April – Saturday 27th April just down the road in Benllech Community and Ex Servicemen’s Hall. Tickets available at or by phoning 01248 853263

Another Egg Hunt will take place on Sunday 21st April at Holyhead Breakwater Park from 11am until 3pm. This is free, however, you’ll need to book. For more information contact Anglesey County Council's Countryside and AONB Team. Call 01248 752139 or 01407 760530

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