To review the length of the autumn term when considering where autumn half-term
In addition, all three options include Christmas holiday, Easter holiday and summer half-term
break at similar dates as surrounding areas (including Leicester city), and include the traditional early start of the summer holiday.
The difference in price doesn't seem to have an impact on the popularity of Butlins, with Minehead proving a hit at half-term
Many have specific activities programmed for half-term
But when half-term
starts the price more than doubles to PS721 - up by almost 110 per cent.
HOTTEST OFFERS FOR HALF-TERM
WHAT IT IS AND WHERE TO GET IT.
The AA is warning that main routes are likely to be busier than usual as many schools break up for half-term
, with an earlier than usual rush hour.
The company said that autumn half-term
breaks could cost as much as 104% more than a holiday taken just a week later.
MPs will have a half-term
break next week - even though many schools, including in Worcestershire and Birmingham, take holidays this week.
Charnwood Borough Council's holiday activity programme is back for February half-term
with a host of activities on offer.
At Center Parcs, families can save up to PS600 thanks to the Welsh half-term
holiday being a week later, while at Butlins you can expect to pay around PS50 less.
A good place to start is the library, where you can often find half-term
activities organised for young people and children at a very low cost.