Spring into Easter and celebrate the season

By Sarah Edwards at

However you celebrate the first bank holiday of the year, the next couple of weeks mark the start of better weather, spring and Easter and the chance to legitimately over indulge in chocolate while getting very excited about bunnies and chicks!


To help your Easter get cracking (!) here are a few ideas for Easter egg hunts, and decorations that the whole family can enjoy.

If you feel like making your own chocolate Easter eggs then check out Lakeland for a range of supplies such as  egg making and decorating accessories. All available from www.lakeland.co.uk

And don’t forget all the fantastic local, independent shops and businesses that Bicester has to offer such as Coles Bookshop and Bicester Bazaar. They all have great Easter gifts and cards and are a great reason to shop local this Easter.

Hanging decorations £4.95 from www.dotcomgiftshop.com

Easter chicks £1 from Wilko

Easter bunny and chick craft kit £1.50 from Wilko

Easter baskets £2 from Sainsbury’s

Easter wreath £6 from Sainsbury’s

Fillable eggs from Sainsbury’s

Felt Easter scene £2 from Sainsbury’s

Easter bonnet £5 from Sainsbury’s