A children’s roleplay centre in Peterlee has won a top award as voted for by parents.

Little Land Play has been voted as the “Best day out for under 5s in the North East” by influential parenting social media company Day Out With The Kids.

Founded by Sarah McPhie and opened in August 2017, Little Land Play is an open plan children’s role play centre that offers classes and groups for the under 7s.

Sarah said “ We are absolutely delighted to win this award, especially as its voted for by the public.

“There was some amazing competition and just to be considered alongside them was a huge compliment.”

Day Out With The Kids helps parents find fun things to do with their children in the users local area. It’s an influential website and social media organization with an annual reach of over 70 million.

Little Land Play was earlier this year a finalist in the Sunderland Portfolio Business Awards for Leisure Business of the Year.

Sarah added “It’s been a huge year for us, we only opened in August 2017 and were immediately overwhelmed by the positive feedback we got.

“Our first year has been filled with many happy memories and we can’t wait to be making more  with all our guests in 2019.”