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The Newsletter on the Under-Fives
Issue 84 : October 2011
http://www.under-fives.org/
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One reader asked if I knew of any car boot or nearly new 
sales coming up - some are listed below but if anyone 
knows of any others please get in touch and I'll list 
them in the next newsletter.

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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Toddler Groups in Derbyshire and Staffordshire
   You can find a toddler group in Alvaston, Ashbourne, 
   Brailsford, Denstone, Derby, Ellastone, Hartington, 
   Hednesford, Hulland, Lichfield, Littleover, Matlock, 
   Mayfield, Marston Montgomery, Mickleover, Oakwood, 
   Parwich, Stafford, Stanton, Sutton-on-the Hill, 
   Tideswell, Uttoxeter, Waterhouses, Wirksworth and 
   Wyaston now at
   http://www.under-fives.org/playgroup.html 

Childminders in Derbyshire and Staffordshire
   Every month childminders and babysitters are adding 
   themselves to our list at
   http://www.under-fives.org/childminder.html 
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Special Offers and On-Line Discount Codes
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Find a babysitter
   15% off findababysitter.com with the code FUT15. 
   Expires 30 Oct 2011.
   http://bit.ly/findbabysitter


Big Reductions from Amazon
   Find the best children's books with discounts from 
   Amazon
   http://www.under-fives.org/books.html

Baker Ross - 5 Pounds off Halloween Products
   100s of creepy crafts and novelties plus you can get 
   5 pounds off orders over 30 pounds on Halloween 
   products with code BB1011
   http://bit.ly/bakerhp
 

For more special offers see
http://under-fives.org/offers.html
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News and Events
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Halloween Party
   At Chucklebutties Play and Party Centre, Belper, on 
   Friday 28 October, 4.30-7pm. A fun-packed evening of 
   spooky entertainment for your little monsters.  
   Spooky treasure hunt, fancy dress competition, disco, 
   crafts, face painting, games and a buffet with a 
   Halloween twist. 
   http://www.under-fives.org/attraction.html

Baby and Toddler Friendly Show
   On 30 October in Sheffield from 9 til 2.30. For advice, 
   information and ideas on maternity, babies and toddlers. 
   http://www.the-bfg.co.uk/

North Staffordshire Nearly New Sale
   05 November 2011 from 10.00 am to 12.00 pm at 
   Knutton Methodist Church.
   http://www.nct.org.uk/branches/north-staffordshire  

NCT Derby & District Nearly New Sale
   19 November from 9.45 am to 12.00 pm at 
   Woodlands Community School, Allestree
   http://www.nct.org.uk/branches/derby
  
Uttoxeter NCT Toys Only Nearly New Sale
   26 November 2011 from 10.00 am to 12.00 pm at 
   Oldfields Hall Middle School.
   http://www.nct.org.uk/branches/uttoxeter

'Educational' TV for under-2s could stunt their development
   There is no evidence that television 
   programmes for the under-twos, marketed as 
   educational, actually help them intellectually 
   or socially, because they simply cannot 
   understand them. Watching television merely 
   gets in the way of activities that such young 
   children do understand, and do benefit them - 
   most notably free play and engagement with 
   other people. 
   http://tinyurl.com/6jye3x4

Miscarriages misdiagnosed
   A number of miscarriages may be being 
   misdiagnosed, resulting in the termination of 
   otherwise viable pregnancies.
   http://tinyurl.com/3uu2vrs

Bumpy nipple smells guide babies to milk 
   You may not wonder why women have bumps around 
   their nipples but it has bemused many. Now the 
   mystery has been solved. Smelly secretions 
   released from the nipples of women who have 
   just given birth may help babies find 
   their mother's milk and increase mouth movements.
   http://tinyurl.com/4496lel

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