Summer issue of ni4families out now!

Weíve been working hard on our new summer issue of ni4families and in this edition, we have a treasure trove of information to inspire you for fun days away.

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ni4families magazine is your indispensable guide to whatís on, whatís recommended and whatís great to do with the kids. The summer season is always one of the busiest times for families and youíre all certainly spoiled for choice thanks to the sheer variety of places and activities that are open across the province this year.

Thereís our guide to NIís Blue Flag beaches and are top family days out in the Out+About section, not forgetting our special Family Focus feature which looks at all the family friendly attractions and venues for the whole of Northern Ireland and Donegal.

Thereís plenty of summer fashion inspiration in our Life+Style section, with whatís hot for mum, dad and the kids and House+Home brings you the family garden essentials to make summer entertaining in the garden go with a bang.

Following the World Health Organisationís study into mobile phones, our health focus feature looks at the potential dangers of mobile phones and children and read our Family suncare sorted feature for some great sun care advice.

Finally in Family Bites, we bring you our pick of welcoming, family friendly restaurants across Northern Ireland.

To the back of the magazine comes our indispensable listings section that is divided into region and then county to bring you the very best in family attractions and venues in Northern Ireland and Donegal.

Keep this copy somewhere handy, in a bag or in the glove compartment of the car so you can look us up each time youíre discussing where to go.

Enjoy your summer
Liz Graham, Editor.

Putting Northern Irelandís families first

Welcome to our website.

This site accompanies the ni4families magazine: this is the publication that's essential for families planning a day trip around Northern Ireland and Co Donegal.

ni4families is published four times a year and it can be found in Tourist Information Centres, newsagents and family-friendly venues around Northern Ireland.

In ni4families, you'll find a host of ideas for what to do, where to go and what to see, all with mum, dad and the kids firmly in mind. As you take a look through the guide, you'll see just how many fantastic venues there are in Northern Ireland. We've got everything from outdoor adventure playgrounds to heritage sites, forest parks and ceramic painting studios.

Don't miss our Out+About features which are packed with information on days away for the family. We'll give you our pick of the province's open farms, the best beaches, educational days out, boredom-beating tips for long car journeys and other handy hints!

You can find all the ni4families listings and features in the 'Out & About' section of our sister site, As the site for Northern Ireland's leading parenting magazine - ni4kids - this is the place to go to online read entertaining and informative articles on parenting, education, family health and nutrition.

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