Year 6 Class Pen Open Letter To Nicky Morgan About SATs Tests: ‘We Felt Our Self Belief Melting Away’
August 19, 2016
Family

Year 6 Class Pen Open Letter To Nicky Morgan About SATs Tests: ‘We Felt Our Self Belief Melting Away’

A class of Year 6 children have written an open letter to Nicky Morgan addressing this year’s SATs reading test. The pupils, from Andoversford Primary School in Cheltenham, called the test “incredibly stressful”, “difficult” and “uninspiring”. The letter was shared on the class’...

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Gordon Ramsay Responds To Letter From Eight-Year-Old With Gastrointestinal Condition Asking For A Meal
August 18, 2016
Family

Gordon Ramsay Responds To Letter From Eight-Year-Old With Gastrointestinal Condition Asking For A Meal

Gordon Ramsay might be known for his foul-mouthed language in the kitchen, but his latest tweet proves he’s a big softy. The celebrity chef responded to a child who suffers from a gastrointestinal (GI) condition after she wrote him a letter asking him to cook for her.  Abigail Carper, eight, spends a lot of time in...

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Maternity Care For Pregnant Women Has ‘Substantial Variation’ Across England, New Report Finds
August 17, 2016
Parents To Be

Maternity Care For Pregnant Women Has ‘Substantial Variation’ Across England, New Report Finds

The care women receive when giving birth in England varies depending upon where they live, and this variation is concerning, a new report has concluded.  The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists’ reviewed more than 550,000 births and said there is a “substantial variation” in practice between...

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Top Argos Toys For Christmas 2016: Predictions Of Bestselling Toys Released
August 16, 2016
Family

Top Argos Toys For Christmas 2016: Predictions Of Bestselling Toys Released

The summer holidays haven’t even started but Argos have already released their annual predictions for the top Christmas toys of 2016. Each year, the catalogue retailer issues the list of bestselling toys six months in advance – some of which haven’t even hit the shelves yet. So while none of us are even...

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Chanel Turned The Streets Of Havana Into A Runway
August 15, 2016
Mens Fashion

Chanel Turned The Streets Of Havana Into A Runway

Chanel took over the streets of Havana, Cuba, on Tuesday 3 May to showcase their 2016/2017 Cruise collection. Head designer and creative director Karl Lagerfeld presented the inter-seasonal line on the Paseo del Prado street, which had been transformed into a catwalk. The show itself was a private affair, with celebrities and...

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Boy With Cerebral Palsy Disappointed David Cameron Didn’t Personally Receive NHS Treatment Funding Plea
August 14, 2016
Family

Boy With Cerebral Palsy Disappointed David Cameron Didn’t Personally Receive NHS Treatment Funding Plea

An 11-year-old boy with cerebral palsy was disappointed not to be met by David Cameron when he was invited to hand deliver a written plea for the NHS to fund his treatment to 10 Downing Street. Ben Baddeley travelled from Stoke-on-Trent on Wednesday 4 May to hand over the letter, which he’d spent two days writing...

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Dawn Of War 3 Trailer Heralds The Return Of A Cult Classic Within PC Gaming
August 13, 2016
Gaming

Dawn Of War 3 Trailer Heralds The Return Of A Cult Classic Within PC Gaming

Dawn of War might not mean much to those of you who haven’t invested in a gaming PC but for the stalwart few who have turned their backs on consoles, this video game means a lot. SEE ALSO: After 10 Years, Microsoft Is Finally Discontinuing The Xbox 360 Battleborn Preview: Putting The Smile Back Into Video Games The...

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To My Son, The Heart Warrior
August 11, 2016
Parent Voices

To My Son, The Heart Warrior

To my son, my baby boy, my booboo, my sausage, my Damien, my little ratbag, my heart warrior; You really do not know how strong you are, how special you are and what you have achieved in your short life. My baby boy I loved you from the first moment I saw your flickering heartbeat on the screen, even before then when I got...

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Parents Given £75 ‘Fines’ When Kids Used Potties In Public By Fake Enforcement Officer
August 11, 2016
Family

Parents Given £75 ‘Fines’ When Kids Used Potties In Public By Fake Enforcement Officer

Parents have been issued with £75 “potty fines” when their toddlers needed the toilet in public by a fake enforcement officer. The news comes after a mum from Colwyn Bay in Wales, who wished not to be named, paid £75 to the officer before making a complaint to Conwy Council. The fake officer said the fine was for...

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Beyoncé’s Daughter Blue Ivy Celebrated The Release Of ‘Lemonade’ In The Cutest Way
August 10, 2016
Family

Beyoncé’s Daughter Blue Ivy Celebrated The Release Of ‘Lemonade’ In The Cutest Way

Beyoncé’s daughter Blue Ivy found the cutest way to celebrate the release of her mum’s latest album ‘Lemonade’. The four-year-old was photographed by her grandmother, Tina Knowles, wearing a patterned dress covered in lemons. “My beautiful granddaughter celebrated her mum’s Lemonade visual...

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