Newborn feet in hands

Stella Creasy’s lawsuit on maternity rights shows up archaic MP role

Labour MP Stella Creasy wants the same maternity rights afforded to the rest of the UK child-bearing population in employment – including ministers. The rulings for MPs show the machinations … Continue reading Stella Creasy’s lawsuit on maternity rights shows up archaic MP role

Huma Qureshi & Save The Children announce pledge to support the pandemic crisis in Delhi, India

Known for her roles in Bollywood cinema, Indian actress Huma Qureshi has pledged her commitment and support with the charity Save the Children. Delhi’s covid rate has come up to … Continue reading Huma Qureshi & Save The Children announce pledge to support the pandemic crisis in Delhi, India

Grammy® Award-Winning Global Superstar Justin Bieber Set as Headline Performer at Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Awards 2021

Show Host Kenan Thompson Kicks Off First-Ever KCA Blimp World Tour on Saturday, March 13, at 7:30 p.m. (ET/PT) Grammy® Award-winning global superstar Justin Bieber has been tapped as the headline … Continue reading Grammy® Award-Winning Global Superstar Justin Bieber Set as Headline Performer at Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Awards 2021

Kenan Thompson to Host Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Awards 2021

Live on Saturday, March 13, at 7:30 p.m. (ET/PT) Nickelodeon Brings Kids on an Orange Blimp Tour Around the World KCA Nominees Announced–Justin Bieber, Millie Bobby Brown, Billie Eilish, Lin-Manuel … Continue reading Kenan Thompson to Host Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Awards 2021

Jodie Whittaker, Oti Mabuse and Matthew Lewis among those supporting Children’s Mental Health Week

Young people encouraged to ‘Express Yourself’ in series of activities launched today by BAFTA, Place2Be and Oak National Academy, including: ●      Jodie Whittaker kicks-off the week with national virtual school assembly … Continue reading Jodie Whittaker, Oti Mabuse and Matthew Lewis among those supporting Children’s Mental Health Week

Stressed teacher

Teaching Tier 4 – should kids go back to school?

It’s less than a week before children across England are due to return to school. With the government steadfast in insisting they will all go back, what are teachers feeling … Continue reading Teaching Tier 4 – should kids go back to school?

Trailer released for Sky’s Christmas Eve special Roald & Beatrix: The Tail Of The Curious Mouse

Dawn French, Harry Tayler and an all-star cast feature in the trailer of the Sky Original Roald & Beatrix: The Tail Of The Curious Mouse. The Sky Original comedy-drama will … Continue reading Trailer released for Sky’s Christmas Eve special Roald & Beatrix: The Tail Of The Curious Mouse

Filmmaker-duo Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari and Nitesh Tiwari join Educate Girls’ Advisory Council

As Advisory Council members, both will be driving conversations to bridge India’s gender and literacy gaps through girls’ education MUMBAI, India, Dec. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Educate Girls, a non-profit working in the most rural and … Continue reading Filmmaker-duo Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari and Nitesh Tiwari join Educate Girls’ Advisory Council

Emmerdale: prenatal testing and Down’s Syndrome storyline under fire

Down’s Syndrome is often far from a life-limiting condition: is Emmerdale perpetuating archaic attitudes and setting back disability advocacy with its upcoming Down’s Syndrome storyline?

BARNARDO’S Offers HELPLINE For ASIAN AND BLACK FAMILIES Impacted By COVID-19 Ahead Of New England-wide Lockdown

Helpline provides therapeutic support, a live web chat facility, and a lifeline to communities struggling to deal with issues such as sickness and bereavement, rising hate crime and loss of support … Continue reading BARNARDO’S Offers HELPLINE For ASIAN AND BLACK FAMILIES Impacted By COVID-19 Ahead Of New England-wide Lockdown

So different from the hospital environment

In defence of home birth: hippy, dangerous lifestyle choice, or the safest place from a killer virus?

“Wow, you’re brave”, she winced at me. Nine pounds? Really? Just gas and air? I didn’t tell her that the majority of my 11 hour labour didn’t even feature entonox … Continue reading In defence of home birth: hippy, dangerous lifestyle choice, or the safest place from a killer virus?