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Back for another run at the Unicorn, this show, aimed squarely at toddlers, is a riot of coloured lights, squiggles, ladybirds and coloured lights. Children put on white suits and become fully immersed in this multi-hued world. A true wonder. £10 tickets cover one child and up to two adults. 29 June–17 July 2017 (yes, really!) More here

Brexit Baby Ballroom

Possibly the event that’s tickled us more than any other this year, the Brexit Baby disco at Richmix celebrates London’s love of the EU via the medium of europop. Dance to ABBA, Kraftwerk and Daft Punk while enjoying politically playful paper crafts, activist activities and servings of Eton Mess. Funny, fun, with a side-order of ruefulness. Book ahead – this is sure to be popular. Best for 0-8 year-olds. Wednesday August 24.  £5 More here


Want to do the big blockbuster panto thing this Christmas? They don’t get much bigger and blockbustier than Cinderella at the London Palladium. Starring Paul O’Grady, Amanda Holden and Julian Clary, it’s going to be laughter-packed, glitzy, and a blue-chip Christmas treat. Start saving now (we’ll have more pocket-friendly suggestions in the weeks to come)… More here