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Calmer Parenting Comes To Sevenoaks

Starting from the beginning Calmer parenting offers you an insight into the child’s brain from birth. What to expect and why....

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Temperatures are set to plummet at SEA LIFE London Aquarium this May when the attraction reopens its popular penguin...

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Microsports Celebrates Their 25th Birthday!

2016 is an exciting year for Microsport: we are celebrating our 25th birthday!

How have we made it so far? We like to think that the way we run Microsport, and the experience we have accumulated, has contributed to our success. At Microsport the...

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BBC Good Food Shows Bring Summer To The City!

The BBC Good Food Shows are pleased to announce the brand new BBC Good Food Show Summer in the City. This exciting new show takes place at London’s ExCel Centre from 20 May – 22 May 2016 and will focus on delicious and seasonal foods, with an emphasis on vitality and...

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Child Car Seats: The Law

Children must normally use a child car seat until they’re 12 years old or 135cm tall, whichever comes first. Only EU-approved child car seats can be used in the UK. These have a label showing a capital ‘E’ in a circle.You can choose a child car seat based on your...

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Children’s Teeth

From brushing their first tooth to their first trip to the dentist, here’s how to take care of your children’s teeth.

A regular teeth-cleaning routine is essential for good dental health. Follow these tips and you can help keep your kids’...

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Gymboree Celebrates It’s 40th Birthday

In 2016, Gymboree will be celebrating it’s 40th birthday!

To mark this momentous occasion, Gymboree Sevenoaks will be holding various events across the year, starting with National Bubble Month throughout March! We’ll be holding special...

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Time In Or Time Out?

Time out and the naughty step are incredibly popular parenting methods, recommended by everyone from TV parenting experts to health visitors alike. The idea is simple: if your child is doing something you don’t like then ignoring the behaviour and punishing the child by...

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What To Do When A Toddler Bites, Hits, Shoves Or Throws

Show me a toddler that doesn’t bite, hit, shove or throw and I’ll show you a pig that flies. These behaviours are just part of the territory that comes with being a toddler. They don’t however mean that the toddler is ‘naughty’ or ‘bad’ and in most cases it is...

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Sport Relief For Schools 18 - 20 March

The Sainsbury’s Sport Relief Games. Run, swim, cycle or even walk yourself proud at events across the country from Friday 18th to Sunday 20th March 2016

As one of the UK’s biggest fundraising events, Sport Relief brings the entire nation...