Issue 59 : July/August 2009
********************************* The Newsletter on the Under-Fives Issue 59 : July 2009 http://www.under-fives.org/ ********************************* Hello and welcome to the newsletter. I've had some problems with the e-mail this month. Everything is now back up and working properly, but if you contacted us either via e-mail or the web and haven't received a reply, please get back in touch. I hope you enjoy the newsletter but should you wish to cancel your subscription you may do so at http://www.under-fives.org/news.html Contents -------- - What's New at the Web Site? - Savings and Special Offers - News and Events ___________________________________________________________ What's New at the Under-Fives Web Site? --------------------------------------- Pre-Schools in Derbyshire and Staffordshire. More pre-schools are now listed at http://www.under-fives.org/preschool.html ___________________________________________________________ Savings and Special Offers -------------------------- 70% Off at Amazon Up to 70% off Books at Amazon, plus other bargains in Shoes, Electronics and more. http://www.amazon.co.uk/exec/obidos/chi--21 Free Delivery at Thorntons FREE delivery at Thorntons when you spend £25 with our promotional code P4T9. http://thorntons.at/jill?LID=Nws Half Price Toys and Wine at Tesco In addition to the offer on site giving customers 50% off Wines by the case, 1st time shoppers at Tesco Wine can now get 10 pounds off a 50 pound spend. Just enter our code XXH7F6 when you check out. Plus toys and baby now also half price. http://www.tesco.co.uk/ 50% Off at Hamleys Toys The Hamleys sale is underway and they have slashed the prices on lots of great products. http://www.hamleys.co.uk/ Avon is 50 To help celebrate Avon's 50th Anniversary, they have launched a special Golden Sale section full of must-have products and customer favourites. Top picks include SuperShock Mascara for £4 and Daily Results Dry End Serum for £2. http://www.avon.co.uk/ For more voucher codes and special offers see http://www.under-fives.org/offers.html __________________________________________________________ News and Events --------------- Westfield Derby Seasonal events for kids such as meet Peppa Pig at Westfield Derby and get a free DVD throughout the summer. 44 Songs for the Phonemes The THRASS SING-A-LONG are said to give everyone a lift and really motivate children to learn. They use 44 songs that you can sing with children to explain the 44 sounds and 120 main spelling choices of English, and the songs have really memorable tunes in different musical styles and dance rhythms from around the world. http://www.thrass.co.uk/ Big brother untangles baby babble A newborn baby has been filmed for three years to understand how he learns to talk. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/8127804.stm Universal embryo test 'very near' A gene mapping test that can test embryos for almost any inherited disease could be available in the UK within a year, say researchers. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/health/8126950.stm Blood test could predict IVF success Patterns of gene expression in a woman's blood may give a clue as to whether she is likely to get pregnant using IVF. This could help couples decide whether to go through with the fertility treatment, which is expensive and raises hopes, but often fails. http://www.newscientist.com/article/ For more news and events announcements 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 browser or any news feed reader. ___________________________________________________________ Copyright studholme.net, 2009 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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