Issue 49 : September 2008
********************************* The Newsletter on the Under-Fives Issue 49 : September 2008 http://www.under-fives.org/ ********************************* Welcome to the September issue of the newsletter. I hope you enjoyed your summer holidays and found the web site and newsletter useful in finding things to do with your children. However, 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? - Special Offers - News and Events ___________________________________________________________ What's New at the Web Site? --------------------------- Rodbaston Visitor Centre Animal Zone Farm, domestic and exotic animals. Open Weekends and holidays. http://www.under-fives.org/attraction.html :ADVERT:_________________________________________________ Ethical Kidz: http://www.ethicalkidz.co.uk/ Ethically sourced and environmentally friendly play equipment, garden furniture, toys, gifts, books, clothes, bedding and toiletries for children. "Ethical, fairtrade, organic, sustainable, biodegradeable, active play, imaginative play, learning fun". Go to http://www.ethicalkidz.co.uk/ __________________________________________________:ADVERT: Singing, dancing and drama I've added more singing, dancing and drama lessons for the under-fives to the site at http://www.under-fives.org/activity.html Under-Fives Groups More playgroups and parent and toddler groups in Derbyshire and Staffordshire are now listed at http://www.under-fives.org/playgroup.html Childminders The list of childminders continues to grow at http://www.under-fives.org/childminder.html ___________________________________________________________ Special Offers and Discount Codes --------------------------------- Here are the on-line retailers who this week have made discount codes and special offers available to Under-Fives readers. 10 Pounds Off Tesco Wine Tesco have sent us a voucher to save you 10 pounds on your first Tesco wine order over 50 pounds. Just enter XX-H7F6 when you checkout. Valid on deliveries before 30 September when you use this link. 70 Percent off Adili Ethical Clothing Adili are offering up to 70% off their range of ethical clothing and jewellery ranges. Body Shop: 10% off with our voucher code The Body Shop have sent us a new September voucher code. The code is worth 10% off and is valid until 30th September 2008. Just enter the code DHAD000137 at the checkout to receive the discount and free delivery. White Company: 10% Off Get 10% off bed linen, great children's clothes and gifts at the White Company by clicking: For more special offers see http://www.under-fives.org/offers.html __________________________________________________________ News and Events --------------- :ADVERT:_________________________________________________ Think you may have antenatal or postnatal illness? The support and help you need is at the PNI-UK web site - http://www.pni-uk.com/ PNI-UK: Registered Charity 1105767. __________________________________________________:ADVERT: Funding boost for children's play Children in Amber Valley are to benefit from almost £250,000 of investment in play areas. Improvements are planned for Alfreton Park, Heanor Memorial Park and Crays Hill Recreation Ground. Cot death warning for teen mums The children of young mothers are at much higher risk of cot death because their mum misses out on prevention advice, a charity has warned. Sudden infant death is five times more common in the babies of teenage mothers compared with older mothers. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/health/7588335.stm Mums-to-be confused over advice There is widespread confusion among mums-to-be about pregnancy health, largely compounded by conflicting information, a survey reveals. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/health/7592176.stm Britain's primary school class sizes still large Britain's primary schools have bigger class sizes than almost every other developed country, despite millions of pounds being spent on keeping pupil numbers down. http://www.guardian.co.uk/ 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 studholme.net, 2008 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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