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Filtered by month: August

8 ways to keep kids safe in the sun

Tuesday 09 August 2016 / Parenting Tips, Health, Safety
safe in the sun

Playing outside in summer is great fun for the kids, but the sun can be harmful. Read our top tips for sun safety!

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Letter from UK's leading children's charities

Tuesday 09 August 2016 / Government spending
Boy with hands on head on white backdrop

As the PM begins her leadership at a time of economic uncertainty, it is critical that children do not suffer.

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Cabinet reshuffle: what’s on the cards for Theresa May’s new government?

Posted by Amy Woodworth /

Monday 08 August 2016 / Public Affairs

Cabinet reshuffle: what’s on the cards for Theresa May’s new government?

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100 miles for Aaron

Friday 05 August 2016 /

Mark, one of our Children’s Services Managers, rode 100 miles in honour of Aaron, one of our young people.

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Tony's visit to our Northants children's centres

Friday 05 August 2016 /
Sir Tony Hawkhead with Daventry mum Melissa Timms 29 and Joshua 9 months

Our chief executive paid some of our children’s centres in Wellingborough and Daventry a visit earlier this week.

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