Family Matters Magazine leisure

Chessington World of Adventures Resort This Easter

If it’s wild adventure you’re looking for this year then look no further than Chessington World of Adventures Resort in 2016; the year of Roar and Explore! Enter our competition and experience some of their exciting new attractions and events this Easter by winning a...

Family Matters Magazine leisure

Visit Godstone Farm This Half Term

Join us this spring during February Half Term for lambs, bunnies and chicks galore and maybe even a few goat kids if we are lucky!

Come along and join in the Woolly Week fun with:

New born lambsS, heep and lamb...

Family Matters Magazine leisure

Real Circus Comes To The West End

Zippos CIRQUE BERSERK! - real circus made for theatre – opens in the West End for the first time with a new show for Peacock Theatre, on Monday 8 February – Wednesday 24 February.

Showcasing the finest in traditional circus thrills and...

Family Matters Magazine Health

Ten Winter Illnesses


You can help prevent colds by washing your hands regularly. This destroys bugs that you may have picked up from touching surfaces used by other people, such as light switches and door handles.

It’s also important to keep the...

Family Matters Magazine Health

Pilates In Pregnancy

Pilates trains your body to be strong, flexible and balanced. It involves a series of movements and positions that help to improve your strength and coordination. Deep breathing and relaxation are important in controlling how you do the exercises.


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Swim Your Way To A Happier 2016!

January is all about fresh starts, healthy eating and new fitness goals – we are spoilt for choice with so many options available to us. Swimming is often only something we do whilst on holiday or haven’t really thought about since swim club or school days. However,...

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Diagnosing Young Children With Autism

Autism is a lifelong disability that affects the way a person communicates and relates to people around them. Children with autism have difficulty relating to others in a meaningful way. Their ability to develop friendships is generally limited as is their capacity to...

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World Maths Day - 2nd March

World Maths Day is one of the world’s largest global educational events aimed at lifting numeracy standards in a fun and meaningful way.

Young children are naturally curious in their first 5 years, and research shows that the best time to...

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Hilden Oaks Pupils Are Top Of The Class

The Year Six children at Hilden Oaks School and Nursery in Tonbridge are celebrating their successes in achieving an outstanding crop of Kent Test results, as well as securing places and top scholarships to leading independent schools.


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World Book Day - 3rd March

World Book Day is a celebration! It’s a celebration of authors, illustrators, books and (most importantly) it’s a celebration of reading. In fact, it’s the biggest celebration of its kind, designated by UNESCO as a worldwide celebration of books and reading, and marked...