Under Fives

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

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Issue 110 : March 2014

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

Twistin' Tinies, Tiny Tots and Ballet Tots

Twistin' Tinies, Tiny Tots and Ballet Tots

More dance sessions for the very young. Twistin' Tinies in Belper for from birth to 18 months, Tiny Tots in Ashbourne for 18 months to 3 years and Ballet Tots in Barlborough and Dronfied for walking to 3 years.

Childrens Party

Party Ideas

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Special Offers

You've just got time to order Mothers' Day presents on-line. Some discounts for you below.


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Boots - New Code

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Lloyds pharmacy

£5 off at Lloyds Pharmacy

Save £5 when you spend £25 at Lloyds Pharmacy with free next day delivery if spend over £50. Use code March5
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Events for Children

If you would like us to list your event, please email jill@studholme.net.

Spring Baby Boom

28 Mar - 27 Apr 2014, 11-4 pm, See the baby animals at Shugborough Estate and help out with bottle feeding.

Cadbury Easter Egg Trail at Ilam Park

Fri 18 - Mon 21 Apr 2014, 11-4 pm, 3 pounds per child, no booking needed. Complete a fun family trail around Ilam Park an collect a chocolate egg.

Easter Egg Hunt at Biddulph Grange

Fri 18 - Mon 21 Apr 2014, 11-5.30 pm, Run around the garden, hunting high and low, under rocks and in trees for the hidden eggs.

Easter Family Fun at Tamworth Castle

Sat 19 - Mon 21 Apr 2014, 11-5.30 pm, Ruby the Tamworth Castle dragon has mislaid her eggs. Can you help Ruby find them? .

Pregnancy and Under-Fives News

Drinking Few Glasses in Early Pregnance can harm Baby

Drinking alcohol early in pregnancy, even in small amounts, increases chances of harming your baby, study finds

Modern life damaging infant brains, charity warns

Overuse of baby equipment and electronic screens can impede the physical and emotional development of under-threes, a charity has warned.

Autism 'begins long before birth'

Scientists say they have new evidence that autism begins in the womb.

Activity levels in mother and child are directly linked

The more physically active a mother is, the more active her children will be, a UK-based study has found.

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