Families can spend time together at indoor play centres
There are a number of ways in which families can spend time together without having to embark on an expensive day out.
This is according to author Polly Beard, who said that families have a number of options ahead of next week's National Family Week, with some 5,000 events taking place across the UK.
According to National Family Week, which is encouraging mums and dads to take part in more activities with their children, the average family spends just 49 minutes a day together.
While this seems like not much, more than half of parents think this is an adequate amount of time.
"I do think the statistics that have come out of this research are quite worrying. What it's found is that families are only spending six hours together on average a week," explained Ms Beard.
An indoor play centre for kids is among the places that families can spend time together, as children are afforded a fun yet safe environment in which to work off some steam.
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