The Silverdene Hotel
How has this hotel rated in the past?
Photos of The Silverdene Hotel
TripAdvisor Reviews The Silverdene Hotel Blackpool
Travel Blogs from Blackpool
Today was to be a busy day and everyone was very excited! Roz and Rob headed over to pick up Rosie and the four of us piled into Roz's Honda Jazz and headed into Manchester, Trafford Park. First stop was the snow dome - Chill Factore.
It was fantastic - it was quiet, I guess because of the New Year, we took the kids to the snow park, it had a luge, donuts with moguls, and a straight ...
First event was a puddle which had iced over and then we had to stop at the railway crossing. The train that went by had a roof covered in snow...but the kids missed it! When we made it to the seafront (Marni still walking, although we had done 1,2,3....swing! - Brody is just too heavy though.) There was snow in the Lakes District hills. Yeah...very exciting. We walked along the seafront and went into the first pub we found ...
... s. We then had the big family lunch all over again. No watching or talking about the Sydney to Hobart! We did discuss the snow and the impending snow storm. It has started to snow in Les Houches, which is great. The temperatures are set to drop in the UK too.
Tonight was an early night by most, Liz and Mike, Matt and I stayed up and chatted for a while about the kids.
... Suzy arrived.
Christmas lunch was Roast turkey and veg, with christmas pudding. There was 8 adults, 9 children all sat round the table.
After lunch we went for a walk around the block with the kids. I carried Marni at least for half of it. Christmas night, was Suzy, Dave, Matt and myself from about 8pm! Roz wasn't well, Rob was checking the gas meters. Yep, that's right, Rob ...
... Dylan and Lily all headed off just before dinner. The kids ate early and went to bed on time, in anticipation of Santa arriving.
We had a light dinner - tuna nicoise salad and a glass of wine and then Matt and I were on our own! So we had some more wine and some of the treats we bought at the Chocolate shop from Windermere and watched an awful Santa olympic show on TV.