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Issue 66 : March 2010

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The Newsletter on the Under-Fives
Issue 66 : March 2010
http://www.under-fives.org/
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Hello and welcome to the 66th newsletter on the Under-Fives.
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Contents
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  - What's New at the Web Site?
  - Special Offers
  - News and Events
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What's New at the Under-Fives Web Site?
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Gymnastics
  Little Steps Gym is now listed at
  http://www.under-fives.org/activity.html

:ADVERT:_________________________________________________

  Promote your business for children here.  Over 4000
  people visited our web site last month looking for
  things to do in Derbyshire and Staffordshire.  
  Visit http://www.under-fives.org/advert.html.
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Birthday Parties
  More ideas for birthday parties are at
  http://www.under-fives.org/party.html
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Special Offers and Discount Codes
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Half Price Perfume at Marks and Spencer
   Buy one get one half price on fragrance at Marks and Spencer.

Free Chocolates at Thorntons
   Get 400g of continental chocolates free with offer
   code ME93. You need to spend 20 pounds or more excluding
   delivery then add a Continental (400g) (product code 3054).
   Offer ends Sunday 14th March. Delivery in time for
   Mother's Day
    
70% Off Clothing at Amazon
  Amazon have launched a clothing and jewellery outlet and
  are currently offering up to 70% off big brand names there:
  Timberland, DKNY, Nike, Dolce and Gabana, etc. Free delivery.
  Plus save at least 50% on clothing from Debenhams.

10% Off Flowers for Mothers Day
  eFlorist offers same day delivery, from a local florist,
  on bouquets and floral gifts. For 10% off enter BUY10 at the
  checkout.

5 Pounds off at Woolworths
  Woolworths is back. We have a code that gives you 5 pounds
  off when you spend 25 pounds at the Main Shop: enter
  ZZ438 at the checkout. Plus there is 10% off all toys.

10% Off Travel to London
  Get 10% off journeys to and from London. Enter
  the code SKITEN at the checkout.

For more special offers see
http://under-fives.org/offers.html
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News and Events
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Please send announcements of future children's events.

Do working mums make healthy children?
   A new study suggests the children of mothers who work
   part-time are healthier than those of their full-time
   or stay-at-home counterparts.
   http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/health/8547984.stm
    
Fathers unaware of their paternity rights
   Many fathers are unaware of their paternity rights,
   according to the government as it starts a new awareness
   campaign for dads.
   http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/business/8521357.stm

School place shortage looming
   More than 220 children in Stoke-on-Trent may not be
   able to start school in 2013 unless more places are made
   available.
   http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/staffordshire/

Five-year-olds 'unable to engage'
   More than one in 10 five-year-olds are already at risk of
   disengaging from education when they start school,
   according to a report. A study of 15,000 young children  
   found 11.5% begin school without the behavioural skills
   they need to learn or to build friendships. It calls for
   more money for Sure Start centres and nurseries serving
   children from deprived areas
   http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/education/8536176.stm
    
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