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Primary Times Plymouth Reader Star Awards 2018

3rd September 2018

Voting starts now! If you have received particularly good service over the last 12 months, or if your kids enjoyed an especially good day out at a certain attraction, this is your opportunity to reward good practice and nominate for who you think is a deserving winner of one of our Reader Star Awards… Your...

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After school activities for children in Plymouth

3rd September 2018

Prolong that summer holiday feeling at the beginning of the autumn term by making the most of the weekends. Need some ideas? Here are some for you… Support a Zoo! Dartmoor Zoo will be hosting a special charity fund-raising ‘Support a Zoo’ event on Saturday 15 September. Discover...

Plymouth Schools Open Day Directory

9th June 2018

The last year of primary school is often an exciting one for pupils in Year 6. The children start the year by becoming the eldest of their peers, giving many of them a welcome boost in confidence. They also know that they’ll be moving on, so there’s a sense of excitement, or sometimes anxiety,...

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Signs of Sepsis

19th April 2018

LOOK OUT for Signs of Sepsis… Sepsis, also known as Septicemia or blood poisoning, is potentially a life-threatening condition that is triggered by an infection. In sepsis, the body’s immune system goes into overdrive, setting off a series of reactions including widespread inflammation,...

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Father's Day in Plymouth

19th April 2018

It's Father’s Day on 17 June Personalised presents or thoughtful gestures will help make dads, grandpas or the other important men in your child’s life feel special and loved this Father’s Day. Here’s a few thoughts:   Wash his Car Those four wheels parked...

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Spring activities in Plymouth

19th April 2018

Spring prompts many of us to become more active or take action. So, let’s bring on spring… Bring on… Science Spring is a truly wonderful season to learn science as we’re surrounded by things that are flourishing, taking shape and growing! A child’s garden or rockery...

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Family Holidays in the South West

19th April 2018

   The spring season is a great time to book the family holiday. The choice to take a holiday near to home or far afield, is subjected to a list of decisions. Prudent spending is an expected trend in 2018, as the effects of Brexit and a weaker pound may start to show through. This...

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Healthy Family - Plymouth

19th April 2018

These 'Healthy Family' features highlight preventative health conditions amongst families. This feature looks at ways to keep colds and flu at bay... Also in the Healthy Family Series:   The State of the Nation's Health Building a Child's Confidence Help...

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History for children in Plymouth

19th April 2018

  This spring, indulge curious young minds with tales, re-enactments, artefacts and stories from days gone by. Luckily, Plymouth and Devon boasts an abundance of historical properties, museums and attractions that will have a gravitational pull on any young history hunter. Read on...

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Tuition for children in Plymouth

19th April 2018

The level of education our children receive at primary school is normally first class, yet there are always tricks and tips that will help enhance a child’s learning ability and gain a better understanding of any given topic at school. To supplement school education there are many private...

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Childrens' Parties in Plymouth

19th April 2018

Everyone remembers parties from their childhood, so when it’s your child’s turn to host a party, naturally you will want to make it extra special for them. Thankfully, it’s pretty easy to arrange a bespoke party, whether this is at home or a party venue of choice. Many venues...

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News in Plymouth

19th April 2018

Childcare providers urged to sign up for Meningitis Awareness Childcare providers are being encouraged to demonstrate their commitment to fighting deadly meningitis by signing up to the UK’s first Meningitis Aware Recognition Mark for the sector. There are about 8,000 cases of all types of meningitis...

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Festivals and Shows in Plymouth

3rd July 2017

We’re now within the realms of festival season and a mighty fine list of family friendly events will be happening over the next few months. In Devon, festival season is hugely diverse. Sometimes practical and informative and sometimes quirky and eccentric – you’ll find everything...

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May Half Term and Spring Activities in Plymouth

8th May 2017

  Fill those longer, warmer days with engaging hobbies, fun activities, healthy eating, holiday planning and exciting half-term events…       It’s Bike Week – 9 to 17 June It’s National Bike Week - www.bikeweek.org.uk –...

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