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Strand shopping centre goes Bug Crazy this February Half term!

The Strand shopping centre has unveiled it February Half term activity as it goes Creepy Crawly Crazy!

The Strand’s popular craft Zone will be open Tuesday 19th to Thursday 21st of February from 11am – 2pm making bug crafts and is totally free just simply turn up and join in the fun!

On Wednesday 20th of February The Strand will welcome the brilliant Creepy Crawly Show. The Creepy Crawly Show will be bringing along a range of creatures for shoppers to touch and ask questions about. This interactive activity is also accompanied by a challenge get out and about and get bug hunting to enter the centre’s bug hunting competition.

Rowland Parry, Centre Manager commented ‘This year we are promoting our Well being theme and embarking on many projects for a wide range of shoppers and retailers alike to improve their general health and well-being. Our half term activity with The Creepy Crawly Show, we hope will not only be informative and fun but will encourage our shoppers and smaller visitors to the centre to get out and about and go on their very own bug hunt. They can bug hunt in their gardens or parks anywhere in the local area. We are looking forward to seeing the photos coming in on our social media as well as meeting some creepy crawlies in the centre.’

Simply visit The Strand and find out some amazing facts about the creatures on show, ask the experts and then go hunting for yourself. The Strand want to see your bug hunting pictures, simply send them to The Strand’s facebook page to be in with a chance to win a bug hunting goodie bag including your very own butterfly farm!

The Strand’s facebook competition opens on the 20th of February and you have until the 1st of March to get your photos sent into the page to be in with a chance of winning. One image will be selected by The Strand Management team as the winning picture.

Please find attached a selection of images for your publication.

For more information please contact Lucy Kirk to Tel – 07967498493