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Black Panther: Wakanda Forever Event

Our incredible Avengers will be celebrating the release of the new Black Panther film Wakanda Forever on Saturday 12th November at Cineworld in Crawley! We’ll be joined by a variety of other Marvel characters who’ll also be waiting to give you some brilliant photo opportunities, so feel free to bring your cameras and pose for

Geek Retreat Grand Reopening

Come and join us for thegrand reopening of an incredible shop – Geek Retreat in Reigate – on Saturday 20th August! There are lots of great things going on in the shop, including free milkshakes for everyone who comes along in costume, so put the date in your diary and we’ll see you there. We’ll

10 Tips for an Autism-Friendly Christmas

‘Tis the season for sparkly decorations and festive music in shops; for school nativity plays, visits to relatives and the excitement of opening presents on Christmas morning. While for most children these things bring a sense of anticipation, magic and wonder, for children on the spectrum they can just as easily trigger confusion, sensory overload

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Win a Free Copy of The Ringmaster’s Tale!

As a thank you for all your support over the last year, I’m giving away THREE FREE COPIES of my book, The Ringmaster’s Tale. Described as ‘a gift to parents’ and ‘the best book on autism there is’, it’s full of advice, information and lots of personal stories that give you a ringside seat to

Autism: Awareness, Acceptance or Both?

Here we are in April, and as all autism advocates know, that makes it Autism Awareness Month. You’ll hear more about the condition on the news, see more shops offering ‘quiet hours’ for autistic customers and generally get a sense that the public are being given more information than usual about what it means to

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Mother's Day 2020: Today the Mothers Cried

Today is Mother’s Day here in the UK, so I’m sending you a heartfelt message from me: one mother who decided that since it was her day, she’d do exactly what she wanted, so she sat down and cried. Times are tough, but as always, we mothers are so much tougher. Feel free to share

Is My Daughter Really Just a Drama Queen?

Why does my daughter throw a massive tantrum when I brush her hair or put her socks on? Why is she incapable of hearing bad news without working herself up into a frenzy? Why does she have a hissy fit whenever there’s a change of plan? And why, oh why, can she behave perfectly at

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Thanos & The Avengers Reassemble!

THANOS & THE AVENGERS REASSEMBLE AT THE BELFRY     Join us at the Belfry, Redhill on Saturday 18th January for a FINAL CHANCE TO MEET THANOS before he retires. We’re delighted to have reassembled our amazing Avengers for you too, along with some brand new faces including the fantastic Star Lord, plus other surprise

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Thanos & The Avengers Reassemble!

THANOS & THE AVENGERSREASSEMBLE AT THE BELFRY Join us at the Belfry, Redhill on Saturday 18th January for a FINAL CHANCE TO MEET THANOS before he retires. We’re delighted to have reassembled our amazing Avengers for you too, along with some brand new faces including the fantastic Star Lord, plus other surprise guests popping in

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Dumbledore and Bellatrix at The Belfry

MEET DUMBLEDORE& BELLATRIX AT THE BELFRY Join us at the Belfry, Redhill on Saturday 2nd November where you can enjoy all kinds of Halloween fun including meeting our incredible Dumbledore and Bellatrix. They’ll both be very happy to pose for selfies with you in exchange for a small donation in our buckets, so come along

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