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Autumn is here and so is our autumn issue!

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Firework Night and Safety

Bonfires and fireworks are a fun way of celebrating but every year hundreds of children are taken to hospital after an accident.

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Firework Displays In The Area

A look at whats on, when and where.

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Step back in time this Christmas at Ightham Mote – open 7 days a week in December

Visit Ightham Mote as it celebrates Christmas traditions old and new

Enter via the grand West bridge, to a Medieval and Tudor Christmas entrance, prepared by Hadlow College Floristry students – then enter the ground floor of the house which...

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Experience live entertainment at it’s most magical

Join us at the Assembly Hall Theatre as we fly to Neverland with this magical stage version of JM Barrie's classic children's story.

Brought to you by the same team behind Jack and Beanstalk, Snow White...

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Treatment for Burns and Scalds

Burns and scald accidents are more common than you think, and with Firework season soon upon us, many children will be indulging in some sparkler or bonfire fun.

Children have thinner skin than adults so can suffer severe burns at much lower...

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Lazy Daisy Antenatal and Baby Classes

Active Birth, Movement Based Antenatal Classes, Baby Massage/Yoga and Antenatal teacher training

Our array of unique Antenatal Pregnancy Classes and Postnatal Baby Classes are all inspired by movement, massage and relaxation and enable you to...

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Organised Mum’s Clever Home Stationery

Get a helping hand to keep up with busy family life with Organised Mum’s clever home stationery!

Designed with lots of innovative features to help busy women keep organised, the range includes brilliant calendars, diaries and other home...

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National Adoption Week 3 - 9 November

National Adoption Week is so important in reminding people about the backgrounds of the children waiting for adoption and the difference adoption can make to a child’s life. We know from existing adoptive families that it can be hard work, but the rewards are huge. This is...

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How To Spot The Signs Of Bullying

Signs to watch for if you think your child may be being bullied

You may be unsure if your child is involved in a bullying incident. He or she could be acting as a bully, being bullied or upset because they have seen others behaving badly. If you...

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Anti-Bullying Week 17 - 21 November

Every year the Anti-Bullying Alliance coordinate national Anti-Bullying Week; a week where children and young people, schools, parents and carers come together with one aim: to stop bullying for all.

This year we are calling on the school...

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Humphrey’s Pyjama Week 6 - 10 October

The Children’s Trust and the popular pre-school brand, Humphrey’s Corner, are teaming up once again to bring preschool groups across the country, the enormously successful, Humphrey’s Pyjama Week!

For a voluntary donation of £2 per child,...

Family Matters Magazine Back Issue

Autumn is here and so is our autumn issue!

As the leaves turn brown and fall from the trees look out for our autumn issue or grab it