Open up a door each day on our activity calendar for lots of free and helpful information on dealing with stress, support, care, exciting activities and fantastic prizes. Visit fifedirect.org.uk/families
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We are offering a fantastic prize to help 4 people unwind and relax with a £25 gift voucher from the Inspired Salon at Fife College, Dunfermline.
To enter, go to our facebook page, like and share the status and comment ‘inspired’. We’ll randomly pick four winners on Thursday 8th December.
The chance to win TEN FREE activity passes.
To be in with a chance of winning, simply visit our facebook page, like and share the status and write 'Take Time To Be Active' and we will select and announce a winner at random on Friday 9th December.
Boredom Busters is a FREE brand new, fun app for 8-12 year olds, designed to get children actively playing more in a variety of different ways. This fun filled app will give you ideas on ways to play and you can contribute your ideas too! You can even make your own films and share them on our YouTube channel.
Giving you the chance to win four pantomime tickets to Mother Goose at the Alhambra which runs from December 9th-29th.
To win, go to our facebook page, like and share our status and comment 'Mother Goose' to be in with a chance of winning. We will announce the winner on Wednesday 7th December.
The Kingdom has Scotland’s highest number of national attractions, meaning parents will never be stuck for something to do.
Why not visit www.welcometofife.com for a list of exciting activities, events and places to see and visit in Fife this winter.
Fife has a number of fantastic organisations all across the Kingdom, who all offer an incredible amount of help and support to individuals and families.
We are offering a great prize for two people to win a meal up to the value of £50 at the fantastic Grill 48 in Dunfermline.
To enter, please go to our facebook page, like and share the status and comment 'Grill48'. We’ll randomly pick a winner on Tuesday 13th December.
We are delighted to offer you the opportunity to win a stunning hand-drawn portrait up to the value of £50, from one of Fife’s rising artistic stars. RockstArt specialises in realistic portraiture work based around celebrity themes, as well as commissioned pieces for family and friends of their loved ones.
To be in with a chance of winning please visit our facebook page, like and share this status and comment 'RockstArt'. Winner will be randomly selected on Monday 12th December.
Macauley’s Fruit and Veg Merchant in Burntisland was the 2016 winner of the Central Scotland Fresh Produce Provider of the Year at the Scottish Independent Retail Awards.
They provide fresh daily deliveries from farms and Scotland’s award winning major fresh produce market. Local deliveries and fruit baskets are available. If you’re looking for a selection of fantastic fruit and veg in Fife then look no further than Macauley’s.
Fife Sports and Leisure Trust is giving away TEN FREE Swimming Passes to one very lucky winner.
To be in with a chance of winning please visit our facebook page, like and share this status and comment 'Take Time To Be Active'. Winner will be randomly selected on Wednesday 14th December.
You can be in with a chance of winning a pair of Odeon cinema tickets today!
To win, go to our facebook page, like and share the status and comment with the name of your favourite film and we will randomly pick a winner on Thursday 15th December.
Christmas can be an extremely stressful time of year. For helpful advice on how to cope with stress, please visit the mood café.
“I love the community spirit at this time of year, which you can feel all across Fife. It always makes me feel proud to be part of the Kingdom. I would like to wish all families a fantastic and safe Christmas and New Year.”
We are offering £50 of Asda vouchers to one lucky person.
To be in with a chance of winning, go to our facebook page, like and share the status and comment 'Asda' we will randomly pick a winner on Friday 16th December.
It may be cold but why not wrap up warm and explore Fife’s ten mountain bike trails, with breath-taking scenery and beautiful parklands and forestry. Or for something more relaxing you can visit Scotland’s Number One outdoor destination St Andrews and bag a selfie at the world famous Swilken Bridge on the Old Course. www.welcometofife.com
We are giving away a wonderful selection of children’s books for you to read to your little ones during the cold winter nights.
To be in with a chance of winning, please visit our facebook page, like and share this status and comment with your favourite book. We will announce the winner on Monday 19th December.
Scampers is Dunfermline’s only purpose built soft play centre, open daily 0930 - 1730. They are a new family business bringing a much desired play facility and social hub to Dunfermline and the surrounding area. Please call 01383 732477 for more information or to book your space or visit www.scamperssoftplay.com
Are you looking for a place to take the family this winter, then look no further than the wonderful Loch Leven Larder.
The award-winning family-run farm, restaurant, deli and retail shop focuses on the freshest local & seasonal produce. Visit www.lochlevenslarder.com for more information.
Culross is one of our favourite places in Fife to explore.
The Royal Burgh of Culross is a unique survival, a town that time has passed by. It is the most complete example in Scotland today of a Burgh of the 17th and 18th centuries. The Town House was built in 1626 and was the administrative centre of Culross with a tollbooth and witches' prison. The old buildings and cobbled streets create a fascinating time warp for visitors.
Fife Gingerbread can enhance parents’ personal skills, confidence, coping strategies, resilience and employability.
We are linking up with Morrisons to offer you the chance to win a £50 voucher.
To be in with a chance of winning, go to our facebook page, like and share the status and comment 'Morrisons' and we will randomly pick a winner on 22nd December.
Take a break and relax at any Costa coffee café in Fife. Take some time for you and a hot cup of coffee in relaxing surroundings.
We are giving away a £10 Costa Coffee card and all you have to do to enter is visit our facebook page, like and share our status and write 'Costa' in the comments section. We will select a winner at random on Friday 23rd December.
For children it is fast approaching the most exciting time of year for them and encouraging them to sleep may be difficult.
We all know how busy this period can be, but if you can spare 15 minutes, why need not get your children all cosied up and ready for bed and relax with a nice story.
There is some fantastic advice on reading to your child on our Fife Families website and the wonderful benefits it brings.
and a Happy New Year everyone from all at Early Years. Click here.