Weekly Scoop 1st of June 2015

I hope you are all doing well and had a precious half term with your loved ones and little ones. June is already here and welcoming it with open arms. Don’t miss out on our current competition with Satis Residential to win £150 worth of carpet cleaning to get your home ready for the Summer. In case you haven’t already, why not download our new KM free app, it is great for busy modern parents. Giving you access to all the resources of our website in the palm of your hands. Download it here today. Stay tuned for our Summer scoop, and if you are running any fun family days out or activities make sure to contact us to be included. Please keep recommending us to new mums and mums to be. We love our community support and spirit. Thank you! If you would like to get in touch with us to recommend places to visit or share your top tips with the Kensington Mums community, contact us here.


In this week’s scoop, you will find details of our upcoming coffee morning at Holland Park cafe, make sure you register as we have limited places available. Enjoy London with French tales for little ones, cinemas screenings for under 1s, and lots of family fun days out.

Kensington Mums events


Join us for our Kensington Mums and Bumps coffee morning at Holland Park Cafe on 15th June 2015. Click here to book your places, limited places available.

Kensington Mums competition


Get your home and carpet ready for the summer. Win £150 worth of carpet cleaning with Satis Residential. Click here to enter, all entries must be Kensington Mums subscribers.


What’s on for you and your little ones

Paid events

Baby Tale at the Institut Francias. Saturday 6 June 2015. Imagine a story where the 3 little pigs become friends with wolfy and Red Riding Hood. Suitable for ages 0-3. £7/£5. Click here for more information.

Electric Scream! Screenings, for parents and carers and their babies under one year old, take place on Monday mornings at the Electric Portobello. Danny Collins, Monday 8th June 2015 at 11am.  Click here for more information.

Free events

Come and join us at Kiddi Caru Day Nursery in London, Earls Court for our FREE Family Fun Day on Saturday 13th June between 10 am and 1 pm. There will be lots of fun and games for everyone to enjoy. All the family are welcome; Grandparents, Aunties and Uncles. Our event has been organised to support Home-Start UK, the national family support charity that helps parents to build better lives for their children. Click here for more information.

Festival of Love. Starts on 6th of June and runs until 31st August 2015. The Southbank Centre’s having quite the love-in this summer with the return of their Festival of Love – two months’ worth of installations, activities, pop-ups and performances that celebrate humankind’s most overwhelming emotion.

Explore Zoology, 6th of June 2015 at the Grant Museum of Zoology. Take budding animal biologists along to the Grant Museum of Zoology for a spot of hands-on exploration. Drop in between 1-4pm. Click here for more information.

Magic carpet storytelling at the National Gallery every Sunday. Fly away on the magic carpet as it comes to land in front of a different painting each day. information.

Big lunch in the park on 7th June 2015.Get together with your neighbours, friends and family, and join us on Sunday 7th June for a huge picnic in the Park to celebrate ‘the Big Lunch’. On the first Sunday in June, people all over the country will be gathering for a HUGE community lunch and where better to bring a group of your nearest and dearest than London’s new Park? The day will be packed full of fun free activities for the whole family to take part in and enjoy.  All you need to do is bring a packed lunch down to the Park between 12noon – 4pm and join in the fun! Click here for more information.