A Special Visit from Fireman Sam

We had great fun on Saturday 12th April when Fireman Sam paid us a visit! He met hundreds of eager fans and there was extra fun in the form of a prize draw, free colouring sheets and a balloon modeller! A selection of the photos are below, you can see the rest on our Facebook page, […]

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Mother’s Day Photo Fun

We all had great fun on Saturday 29th March when we hosted our Mother’s Day Photo Fun Event. Kids had their photo taken in the photobooth, choosing from a range of fun backgrounds and props. They then made beautiful frames for their photos, creating the perfect Mother’s Day gifts. See all the photos on our […]

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Pirate Party!

We had a fun filled day on Saturday 22nd February when we hosted a Pirate Party! Kids made all sorts of pirate goodies at our craft station including swords, hats and eye patches and we were entertained by Pirate Ron and his swashbuckling puppet show! Since all of the kids helped him find his treasure, he rewarded […]

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Your Valentine’s Day Gift Guide

Roses are red, violets are blue, Castlegate’s got some great gift ideas, just for you! With St. Valentine’s Day just around the corner, love is now definitely in the air. But, if the thought of shopping for a gift for your sweetheart fills you with fear rather than butterflies, look no further than our Valentine’s […]

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Chinese New Year Fun!

We celebrated Chinese New Year 2014 on Saturday 25th January with a fun-filled day of free crafts. Kids created some brilliantly colourful things including masks, hats, lanterns, dragons and more and we had lots of keen parents joining in too! Click here to view the whole album on Facebook. Don’t forget to tag yourself and your friends! […]

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Last (minute) Christmas

If you’re hosting a big family celebration this year then it’s time to stock up on gift essentials for those last-minute Christmas dinner attendees. You know the sort – those who never RSVP’d to your invitation in July and then expect to be sat on a dining chair as opposed to the deckchair.

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Support Castlegate this Small Business Saturday

CASTLEGATE Shopping Centre is celebrating Small Business Saturday this weekend to encourage customers to support their independents with a free gift incentive.

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Frosty Fashion

With the cold weather in full swing it’s time to start putting on the layers, and no we don’t mean by eating pork pies. We’re of course talking about those all important winter woollies and warmers.

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Gingerbread Fun

Our 2013 Christmas events kicked off on Saturday 23rd November with a day of gingerbread-themed fun. We decorated gingerbread people with icing and sweets and some of you covered every last millimetre of gingerbread with candy and jelly sweets! We also welcomed a special guest to Castlegate in the form of Mr. Gingerbread! He roamed around […]

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Christmas Make & Do

Get creative with your little ‘uns this festive season with the help of Castlegate and our Christmas cupboard! We have plenty of bits and pieces from stores within the shopping centre at Castlegate HQ and we want to share with you our favourite ideas to get the kids in a creative mood this Christmas.

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