When it comes to asking, “Who invented croquet?”, there are almost as many potential answers as there are players. So, join us, as we share some playful pride and discuss how the game of croquet became permanently linked to the name of Jaques of London.
The summer holidays fall between 22nd July and 3rd September this year, meaning that idle-handed children are soon to be running wild in your usually tranquil homestead, So, join us, as we look at 40 fantastic ways to keep kids busy throughout the summer months.
When it comes to throwing a pint-sized pleasing party, the best party games are a must? But just what games do kids play at parties? Well, keep reading and Jaques of London are sure to show you how to compliment the cake, prepare the presents, blow up every balloon and throw party games worthy of the very best in piñata popping kids’ parties.
Who invented Ping Pong? Was it a form of tennis for the vertically challenged or those desperate to avoid the sun? Well, let Jaques of London fill you in on a little secret; it was us that created ping pong. Click to learn more.
Join Jaques of London as we look to turn mini Henmans into centre court conquering Federers, and ask, ‘What is the Best Age to Start Tennis Lessons for Kids?’
The best summer games are ones that can be adapted to any space - An outside space that is. Whilst Jaques are in love with the best of board game excitement, summer is a time for spending time in the sun. So, get gaming ready and join Jaques of London, as we don our shades, slather up the sunscreen and ask, what are some fun summer games?
Who invented Wimbledon? No, it wasn’t the wombles. When we speak of Wimbledon, we all know that rip-roaring rallies and super smashes lay ahead. But how exactly did the legendary tennis tournament declare game, set and match, and become the world’s most important location for hitting unstoppable aces? Join Jaques of London, as we give a nod to our own legacy and ask, who invented Wimbledon?
With the umpires preparing the courts and overhand smashes sending the ball spinning into sight, it’s time to send fun into an endless rally. So, join us on the grass, get match ready, and show off your tennis prowess, with the Jaques of London Wimbledon Quiz!
With summer on the horizon and school sports day preparing to couple eggs with spoons, there is no better time to get ready to face the competition,. So, join Jaques of London, as we don our bibs and pose the all important question of, How Do You Prepare for Sports Day?