Under Fives

Things to do with Babies, Toddlers & Young Children in Derbyshire and Staffordshire

Free Under-Fives Newsletter

The Newsletter on the Under-Fives
Issue 89 : March 2012

Welcome to the spring issue of the newsletter on things 
to do with young children in Derbyshire and Staffordshire.

I hope you find the newsletter useful, but if you wish to 
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  - What's New at the Web Site?
  - Shopping Discount Codes
  - News and Events

What's New at the Under-Fives Web Site?

Pre-school and Nursery
   More pre-schools around Ashbourne and Rocester, 
   together with their Ofsted ratings, are  now listed at 

Music and Baby Signing
   Find more music and baby signing classes on our Things 
   to Do page.

Free Cards from Children's Drawings
   Yes I know it's only April, but new to the site is the 
   School Christmas Card company.  Turn the drawings of 
   the children in your playgroup or nursery into cards. 
   For a free sample pack go to
Register for Information Pack

Shopping Discount Codes

Save money with these sales and vouchers...

£5 off at Waterstones
   Spend £30 on fiction and children's books at 
   Waterstones and get £5 off with voucher code YR6548. 
   Expires 10 April.

60% Off BHS
   60% off home stuff at BHS, 20% off Wedding shop and 
   free delivery when you spend over £10.

50% Off at the White Company
   50% off sale items and 10% Off everything else plus 
   Free Delivery at the White Company.

15% off Kitchens, Bathrooms and Bedrooms
   Use voucher code EX15 to get 15% off kitchens, bathrooms 
   and fitted bedrooms at Homebase.

For more special offers see

News and Events

Easter Egg Hunt
   Easter Egg hunt in Mayfield Church (nr Ashbourne) 
   and tea, squash and cakes in the church rooms. 
   From 10 am to 12 pm.
Easter Egg Trail
   Easter Egg Trails are on from 22-24 April at  
   Hardwick Hall, Sudbury Hall and Calke Abbey.

One in three babies born this year will live to 100
   One third of babies born this year will live to the 
   age of 100, official projections have concluded. 
Spoon feeding 'makes babies fatter'
   Babies weaned on pureed food tend to end up fatter 
   than infants whose first tastes are finger food, 
   researchers believe.  Spoon feeding babies mashed up 
   fruits and vegetables appears to give them a 
   sweeter tooth.

Planned repeat C-sections 'safer'
   Women opting for a C-section after a previous 
   Caesarean delivery are less likely to suffer severe 
   complications, two studies suggest.
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