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Primary School Children Get Help From Well Known TV Personality

18th September 2020

In early October, every primary school in the UK will be sent a special version of the book ‘Sadsville’, donated, totally free of charge, by The Martin Roberts Foundation (, the charity of Martin Roberts from BBC TV’s Homes under the Hammer. Sadsville,...

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BookTrust’s Time to Read campaign supports transition to primary school for 740,000 children in England and Northern Ireland

17th September 2020

BookTrust, the UK’s largest children’s reading charity launches its fifth annual Time to Read campaign which aims to get children and families reading together. From September through to January 2021, BookTrust will be sending out Time to Read packs to every reception child in England and...

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29th August 2020

Lying in bed with the COVID-19 virus, Leicester author Joe Nixon felt inspired by a news story on wild animals venturing into towns and cities during the pandemic lockdown. Now The Fearless Fox & Daring Deer will be venturing into homes nationally to raise funds for the NHS. All proceeds from The...

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Earth Protector Schools and the Impetus to Change

28th August 2020

Change has certainly been a strong overriding aspect of 2020. I’m sure none of us expected a global pandemic to scupper all the plans we’d carefully organised to be rolled out later in the year. What can we learn from the Covid virus? It has shown us how quickly Nature can rejuvenate if humanity...

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Edutainment Licensing Appointed as Distribution Partner for Hooray Hippo

27th August 2020

We are delighted to share the news that Edutainment Licensing has been appointed as the worldwide distribution partner for the animated series Hooray Hippo from Caters Media Group. Hooray Hippo combines 2D animation with real footage to teach children about different landscapes and the animals that...

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25th August 2020

A new DIGITAL learning platform featuring a family of cartoon characters has been launched to improve child road safety in a post Covid-19 world. The free-to-access service has been produced by Birmingham-based DriveSafe & StaySafe, creators of The Conies, successors to the likes of Tufty the...

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A Parent’s Guide to Swimming Pool Safety & Hygiene

24th August 2020

With the government allowing sporting and leisure facilities to open up across the UK, it's crucial to remember the importance of swimming pool hygiene and safety, especially during COVID-19. There is a useful guide called  “A Parent’s Guide to Swimming Pool Safety & Hygiene”...

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24th August 2020

COUCH TO 5PLAY! Dr. Amanda Gummer, leading child development expert, specialising in toys, parenting and play, launches Couch to 5Play, a simple and accessible initiative to inject that playful feeling into everyday activities, nurture children’s imaginations and boost the mental health of all...

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Do Lunch to raise funds for Brain Tumour Research

3rd August 2020

Every summer, we love the celebration that is getting together for Do Lunch! Organising a fun foodie event with friends and family is a beautiful thing. And we’ve never faced a more compelling time to embrace those closest to us, whether living together as a family, getting together with another...

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Home Schooling Resources from the UK Council for Subject Associations

29th April 2020

UK Council for Subject Associations launches directory to support educators A consolidated guide to home schooling resources is available at: Subject Associations are experiencing a surge in demand for practical resources to support home...

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Blossom Watch with the National Trust

6th April 2020

The National Trust is asking people to celebrate the blossom season – emulating Hanami the ancient Japanese tradition of viewing and celebrating blossom as the first sign of spring. The conservation charity is encouraging those who can see a tree in flower to take a moment to pause, actively...

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Get £15 off your first 4 HelloFresh recipe boxes

10th October 2019

Get £15 off your first 4 HelloFresh recipe boxes. Save more when you get extra servings! We know that getting the whole family around the table at once can be challenging at the best of times. Our family-friendly recipes have been created with busy parents in mind,...

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