Issue 32 : March 07
********************************* The Newsletter on the Under-Fives Issue 32 : March 2007 http://www.under-fives.org/ ********************************* As I write this the sun is shining and I can almost believe spring is here. In the season of rebirth we've given the web site a new name - see below for details. I hope you enjoy the newsletter: to read previous issues, subscribe or cancel your subscription see http://www.under-fives.org/news.html Contents -------- - What's New at the Web Site? - Special Offers - News and Events ___________________________________________________________ What's New at the Web Site? --------------------------- New Name for the Web Site When I first set the web site up it concentrated on things to do around Ashbourne, and so I called it "Ashbourne Child". Now, though, it has activities and readers thoughout Derbyshire and Staffordshire. This has prompted a renaming to "Under-Fives" to match the newsletter. :ADVERT:_________________________________________________ See your advert here for just £5.00. That's less than 1p per reader! Plus the newsletters are put up on the web site which has over 3000 visitors a month. For more details or fill in the form at http://www.under-fives.org/advert.html __________________________________________________:ADVERT: Free Tumble Tots Trial Gymnastics programme for children ages 6 months to 7 years in the Tunstall area (Staffs). Book a free trial now. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.under-fives.org/activity.html Busy Bambino activity sessions for Little Ones Every Tuesday and Thursday term time between 10.30-11.30 there are free activities for little ones at Bumpi's Big Adventure (Derby). Only entry to Bumpi's is payable: £3.50 which includes unlimited play as well as the activities. For more details contact email@example.com or see http://www.under-fives.org/activity.html ___________________________________________________________ Special Offers -------------- Free Pamper Treatment with Tesco Flowers Order any courier delivered bouquet or plant from Tesco's Mothers' Day range online and they will throw in a pamper treatment, worth up to 35 pounds, absolutely free. There are 9 treatments to choose from including a facial, manicure, pedicure, Indian head massage, Reiki, reflexology, aromatherapy, back or sports massage at over 1,000 qualified therapists in the UK. This offer is valid until Sunday 11th March. http://clkuk.tradedoubler.com/click?p(898)a(1129516) Free Postage and Packing from Thorntons Chocolates To receive free Postage and Packing on orders over 25 pounds at Thorntons, enter the voucher code MTD7 at checkout. http://thorntons.at/jill?CTY=2 Get Cheaper Energy with British Gas British gas has cut its prices and now offers low-cost "green" electricity. http://clkuk.tradedoubler.com/click?p(28483)a(1129516) 10 Percent off at the White Company Spring is almost here and The White Company has launched its new Spring collection with a 10% off discount. http://clkuk.tradedoubler.com/click?p(16898)a(1129516) Half Price Make Up from Avon Avon is offering some half price makeup when you buy on-line. Plus ANEW Clinical Age Transforming foundation, worth 15 pounds, free with selected products. http://clkuk.tradedoubler.com/click?p(3430)a(1129516) 40 Free Prints from your Digital Camera Jessops Picture House is now offering all new customers 40 free prints. The offer is valid until 15th March. http://clkuk.tradedoubler.com/click?p(40535)a(389587) 500 pounds dabs.com vouchers for every BT Broadband customer Every customer that signs up for BT Total Broadband until the end of March will get 500 pounds worth of dabs.com vouchers for discounts on selected products. http://clkuk.tradedoubler.com/click?p(50053)a(1129516) For more special offers see http://www.under-fives.org/offers.html __________________________________________________________ News and Events --------------- To announce your event, or children related news here, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or fill in the form at http://www.under-fives.org/news.html Announcements are free and reach our 585 subscribers. Plus the newsletters are available on the web site for our monthly 3000 visitors to read. Free Nursery Places Will your child be three before September 2007? If so they may be eligible to join the Henry Prince nursery class (Mayfield) five mornings a week. The school invites you to visit and see their well- equipped, bright, happy, foundation classroom. For more information phone 01335 342613. Froghall for Families 11th Mar 07, free. Join Countryside Officer Alice Lockett for a 2 mile walk aimed at families with small children. There will be songs and activities along the way to keep children interested and there will be plenty of stops so please bring snacks and a drink. Although the route is not suitable for pushchairs babies and toddlers in backpacks are welcome. Meet at Froghall Wharf car park at 2pm. (Three miles north of Cheadle, Staffs, at the end of the Cauldon Canal.) :ADVERT:_________________________________________________ Think you may have postnatal illness or birth trauma? The support and help you need is at the PNI-UK web site - http://www.pni-uk.com/ PNI-UK: Registered Charity 1105767. __________________________________________________:ADVERT: Tubs of ice-cream help you conceive Having trouble getting pregnant? Maybe you’re not eating enough ice cream, say researchers who found that a low-fat dairy diet can cause infertility by preventing ovulation. This is far more common in women who ate low-fat dairy products such as skimmed milk and low-fat yoghurt http://www.newscientist.com/channel/health/ Kissing babies could trigger peanut allergy Infants with eczema have a higher risk of developing a peanut allergy, say scientists. Kissing such a child after eating food containing peanuts could lead to the development of nut allergies. http://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/health/ Ofsted finds early years weakness School inspectors in England are warning of weaknesses in the first years of learning - with literacy and calculation "particular problems". Ofsted has examined a range of educational settings for three- to five-year-olds, including schools, nurseries and children's centres. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/education/6420797.stm If you would like to read this news as it happens, without waiting for this newsletter, then grab our newsfeed from http://www.under-fives.org/newsfeed.html It's free and instantly updates you with the latest news and events via e-mail, your web site or any news feed reader. ___________________________________________________________ Copyright jillstudholme.com , 2007 You are welcome to copy or forward any part of this newsletter, but please include this copyright notice and web address - http://www.under-fives.org/ Previous editions of this newsletter are archived at http://www.under-fives.org/news.html
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