Family Matters Magazine

Family Matters Magazine is a new and exciting free parenting and lifestyle magazine covering West Kent.

Aimed at parents with children from birth to teens, it is full of informative articles on issues surrounding children such as education and health as well as products and services to meet the needs of busy families in everyday life including local activities and places to visit.

Published bi-monthly, Family Matters Magazine is distributed through nurseries, pre-schools, primary schools, leisure centres, libraries and other central distribution points.

For further details on how to find a copy or for general advertising/editorial queries, please email us on info@familymattersmagazine.co.uk or use our contact form.

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The Dinosaurs have arrived at Godstone Farm this Easter

Shhhh listen carefully…

Can you hear the distant ROARS and shrieks of laughter that can be heard over the Surrey Hills!

New arrivals of a different kind have made their way through the valleys and over the hills,...

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7oaks Festival

Festival Fair on the opening Saturday features Wishworks’ interactive puppet shows, Red Riding Hood and Goldifox in the Plaza Suite, where Stag Theatre Company presents a comedy double bill in the evening. On the same day in the theatre, Petts Wood Operatic Society...

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There’s an Eggcellent Adventure Near You!

You’re invited to come and enjoy a great family day out where you can explore some of Britain’s most inspiring places from spring woodlands and coastal trails, to historic homes and castles. As always, there will be plenty of fun for the whole family and this year, your kids get to be...

Family Matters Magazine Health

How To Spot Meningitis

That got your attention and rightly so, let’s be honest when we see a rash it’s the first thing we think of, it’s the most severe of all the rashes and should be the very first thing we check for, to hopefully rule out the condition. However not all rashes are...

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Looking For Childcare Help? Decide What Suits You Best

Nannies - Daily and Residential

Nannies are professionally qualified and experienced and have the commitment and skills to provide a safe, loving and stimulating environment for your children in your own home.

A Daily (Live out) Nanny...

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Response to changes in Kent 11+ test from 11 Plus Academy

We are delighted with the new test. This new structure can only benefit children and parents as the new test is shorter, can be completed in one day and the practice papers will be included on the day. All these measures will significantly reduce the stress placed on...

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Changes to the 11+ and What it Will Mean to Your Child

The contract for the county’s Kent Test (11+) for September 2014 has been awarded to GL Assessment.

GL Assessment which has provided the county’s Kent Test papers for many years, but the new contract will introduce some changes intended to...

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Razzamataz Tonbridge Wins Best New Franchisee of the Year 2013

Dave says “It is an honour to receive this prestigious award as a Duncan Bannatyne backed Razzamataz Theatre School principal.

I am delighted Razzamataz Tonbridge has been recognised because the students, parents and guardians have made it such...

Family Matters Magazine Back Issue

Spring Has Sprung!

Our first issue of 2014 is here. Look out for it or grab a PDF from

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Have you discovered your Aqua Life?

Join Aqualife Swimming for a range of swimming lessons to suit the whole family – from bumps to babies, children to adults and even bespoke family workshops. Covering the West Kent area, Aqualife Swimming offers a new approach to swim education, focusing on the creation of...