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Hanging on the telephone

Parents may be spending more time on their mobile phones than children would like, says Childcare.co…

Bad time

Despite huge parental efforts to establish bedtime routines, a new study reveals that 1 in 10 primar…

Accident blackspots

Many parents live in constant fear of accidents and feel they lack an adequate understanding of firs…

Don't close our playgrounds!

Playgrounds are closing at an alarming rate, despite promises from the Government to tackle childhoo…

Make it make-believe

Parents believe that ‘creativity and imagination’ are just as important as numeracy and literacy, ac…

Stop the stress

Stress has become an accepted part of most people’s lives. But it’s a sad fact that even young child…

Too much sugar!

Children in the UK exceed the maximum recommended sugar intake for an 18-year-old by the time they a…

Accessible toys

Do you have a child with disabilities? If you do, you may have noticed how hard it can be to find su…

Parent one-upmanship

Almost one in 10 parents say the pressure to ensure their child is meeting ‘expected milestones’ cau…

Do screens stop sleep?

The amount of time children spend on devices has less effect on how long and well they sleep than mo…