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Issue 46 : May 2008

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The Newsletter on the Under-Fives
Issue 46 : May 2008
http://www.under-fives.org/
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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 Web Site?
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Gym Kids
  Fun gymnastics classes for pre-school children run by a 
  qualified British Gymnastics coach: now at Ashbourne 
  Leisure Centre.
  http://www.under-fives.org/activity.html

:ADVERT:_________________________________________________

  Why not promote your services in a local web site 
  dedicated to the under-fives?  Every week we talk to 
  3000 parents and carers.  You can now advertise for as 
  little as 3 per month.  Fill in the form at 
  http://www.under-fives.org/advert.html#Advert
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Mucky Ducks Messy Play Sessions
  Messy play sessions for children aged 6 months to 4 years. 
  Activities include easel painting, craft activities, sand 
  and water play, cutting, sticking and colouring. Belper, 
  Allestree, Derby and Heatherton.
  http://www.under-fives.org/activity.html  
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Special Offers and Discount Codes
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Here are the on-line retailers who this week have made 
discount codes and special offers available to 
Under-Fives readers.

20% Children's Posters
   Get 20% off a vast range of children's posters and art 
   prints. Simply enter the following coupon code: BLISS 
   in the "Add Gift Certificate Or Coupon Code" box when 
   you check out.
   http://tinyurl.com/4bjnz5

Boden: 35% Off
   Up to 35% off the Spring Range from Boden until 9th May, 
   but only if you shop on-line.  Click the Sale link at 
   http://www.awin1.com/cread.php?s=79043&v=1669&q=64797&r=80276

Adili Ethical Clothing: 10% Off
   Get 10 percent off your first order from Adili Ethical 
   Clothing simply by signing up for their newsletter at
   http://clkuk.tradedoubler.com/click?p(50684)a(1129516)

Body Shop: 10% Off Everything 
   Get 10% off your online order at the Body Shop by 
   clicking the link below and entering the discount code 
   HAD000251 when you checkout.  
   http://www.easyfundraising.org.uk/
   
For more special offers see
   http://www.under-fives.org/offers.html
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News and Events
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Please send announcements of future children's events to 
jill@studholme.net 

Toddler Lunch
  Tuesday 13th May, 12 noon.  Bring your baby or toddler 
  to lunch at Henry Prince School, Mayfield. Contact the 
  school to book your place. 
  http://www.henryprince.staffs.sch.uk/

NCT Nearly New Sale, 0-7 Years
  Saturday 10th May, 10am -12 noon. Oldfields Hall Middle 
  School, Stone Road, Uttoxeter.  Buy clothes, toys, books, 
  prams, cots, equipment and much more for the ages of  
  0 to 7 years. For further information or if you would 
  like to sell goods contact Maria on 07708 361598 (text 
  your name, address, and contact number to register).

Uttoxeter NCT Party
  Sunday 8th June 2-4 pm. Everyone is welcome, Grans, 
  Grandads, Mums, Dads carers and the kids.  There 
  will be raffle prizes, colouring competitions, treasure 
  hunts and lots more.   A good family afternoon, with in 
  and outdoor children's play areas. Contact Vicky on
  01889 567540.

Breastfeeding Awareness Week
  Uttoxeter NCT have a stall outside town hall 
  9.30-11.30, Wednesday 7th May.  Health visitors will be 
  there along with Carole the breastfeeding counsellor.  
  Go along for a chat and a cake. Contact Andrea on 
  07778  603090.

: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.
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 Baby bottle chemical label call
  More information should be given to parents about a 
  controversial chemical found in most plastic baby 
  bottles, the National Childbirth Trust has said. 
  American scientists last month raised concerns 
  about Bisphenol A, or BPA, which they say could 
  cause behavioural changes and the early onset 
  of puberty.
  http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk/7384856.stm

Breakfast cereals boost chances of conceiving boys
  A survey of 740 pregnant women found that boys were 
  slightly more likely if a women had high energy 
  intake prior to conception, and that the individual 
  food with most impact was breakfast cereal.
  http://www.newscientist.com/

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