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The Newsletter on the Under-Fives
Issue 79 : April 2011
http://www.under-fives.org/
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Welcome to the Under-Fives newsletter. I hope you enjoyed 
the sunny Easter weather: let me know if you discovered 
anywhere great to take 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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Pre-schools
   A pre-school offers a range of learning, play and social 
   activities for children aged between around two and five 
   for about 3 hours a day in term time.  Pre-schools are 
   registered and inspected annually by OFSTED to make sure 
   they are appropriately staffed and resourced. More 
   pre-schools are now listed at
   http://www.under-fives.org/preschool.html

Childminders and Babysitters
   Find a babysitter at our longer list at
   http://www.under-fives.org/childminder.html

Music With Mummy
   Visit our new page dedicated to Jolly Babies and 
   Music with Mummy at 
   http://www.under-fives.org/little-hands-music/
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Special Offers and On-Line Discount Codes
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Free Delivery at Thorntons
   Enter code FRDA when you check out.  Starts 1st May.
   http://thorntons.at/jill

30% Off Body Shop and Free Delivery
   Enter code ROYAL30 online at Body Shop for 30% off. 
   Delivery's now free till noon Tues 3 May.
   http://tinyurl.com/p3ae7k

For more special offers see
http://under-fives.org/offers.html
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News and Events
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Nearly New Sale for Childrens' Clothes
  If you would like to sell the things your children have 
  grown out of - Clothes, Toys, Baby Goods, etc - it costs 
  just 10 for a table for you to do so.  Tables 
  can be shared with friends. The sale is in Mayfield 
  Memorial Hall (near Ashbourne), 15th May.  Contact 
  Kerry for more details: kerryturner74@yahoo.co.uk.

Link between mother's pregnancy diet and offspring's chances of obesity
   Scientists have discovered that a mother's nutrition 
   during pregnancy can strongly influence her child's 
   risk of obesity many years later. The study shows that 
   this effect acts independently of how fat or thin the 
   mother is and of the child's weight at birth.
   http://www.southampton.ac.uk/mediacentre/news/2011/apr/11_41.shtml

Screening may spot autism in one-year-olds
   Asking parents a few simple questions about their baby 
   during routine one-year well-baby checks can help spot 
   early autism, say US experts.
   http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-13199618

'Sleep babies on their back' advice linked to flat head
   Advice to lie babies on their back for sleep to avoid 
   cot death is having a side-effect - more infants now have 
   a flat head as a result, say experts. 
   http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-12957435

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