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Yorkshire Wildlife Park

We decided that we would go to the Yorkshire Wildlife Park Today with it being so sunny outside.
We told Tillie we were going to see some animals, I love the way she repeats everything we say now, she managed to stay awake during the car journey and the whole way round the park.
She was more interested in the cat that was sunbathing near the entrance, I didn't think she was going to move as she kept saying "hewwo cat miaowww".
She liked the Meercats and the play area is near the entrance so she was quite happily swinging away looking at the horses.
It is a nice place to go, I wouldn't say that you could spend a whole day there as there isn't a lot to do but for under 5's it is ideal. They can run around, go and pat the sheep and goats, walk through the Lemur park and get up close to the Wallabies.
The food there isn't the best and is very expensive for 2xsausage chips and beans and two soft drinks it came to £15.85!!! There is the option to take a pack up with you and sit on one of the many picnic benches they have throughout the park.
There are a lot more Lion's there now, Tillie was pleased to see them.
After lunch we went for another walk round and she was sat looking up at the sky and she looked at us as said "happy" - that made my day.
The Park is free for under 3 years. Today it was £7 per person, I think it ggoes up to £9 during peak season.
There is a lovely gift shop with the usual cuddly toys, we bought Tillie a gorgeous little lion which she cuddled all the way home, I am sure he will be lined up in her cot in the morning.
A lovely day followed by a yummy tea cooked by Nick- good times!!/photo.php?fbid=10150117274284308&set=a.485793844307.264569.506959307&theater


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