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Funky Monkey Keyboard Classes Swings Into Tonbridge - Special Offer

Funky Monkey Keyboard Classes are excited to be launching term classes on Wednesdays after school at The Angel Centre, Tonbridge from September 2017

Our fun-packed group music lessons teach not only the electronic keyboard to first grade, but...

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Fairy Wishes Tutus

Enchanting tutu dresses for your little fairy perfect for twirling, skipping, dancing and feeling magical! Wear your tutu to a party, wear it in your muddy boots, whilst you take your unicorn for a walk or even wash the dishes (yes we do adult tutus too) and don't forget...

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The Revolution In Kids Gifts

Is your child's birthday coming up? Baby shower, Christening, not to mention we're half way through the year so Christmas is coming up!!!

Well, all of those times means the majority of children are inundated with presents. As generous as that is...

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Why All Children Should Learn A Martial Art

Alison Longhurst and her partner run their own Taekwon-do club and they teach a lot of kids. "I've been teaching Taekwon-do for over 20 years and I am also a qualified teacher. Despite my experience, every single day I learn something new, and that excites me. The...

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Born To Perform Stage School

At Born to Perform Stage School, we encourage every student to reach for their dreams, whether that is performing on stage or just gaining confidence and social skills. I

t is our ethos that everyone should be able to express themselves freely...

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Parent-Child Power Struggles

Whether it's a preschooler refusing to pick up toys, a 10 year old pushing to stay up late, or a teenager trying to avoid household chores, a child's resistance can make a parent's hair stand on end.

Why are my children so stubborn?


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How To Stay Calm With Your Child

Bringing up children can be immensely stressful and frustrating, with most parents feel wound up by their children's behaviour at times, occasionally losing their cool and reacting in a way they later regret. Psychologist Dr Victoria Samuel gives her top tips for staying cool...

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Anti - Bullying Week

Anti bullying Week 2016 with the theme 'power for good' and is organised by Anti-Bullying Alliance. Follow the events on social media using #antibullyingweek and #powerforgood.

Anti-Bullying Week shines a spotlight on bullying and encourages...

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A Clever 3 In 1 Solution To Combat All Possible British Weather, 365 Days A Year

How many times have you purchased a coat at the beginning of term only to find that by half term it’s not living up to your expectations? Luckily for parents Polarn O. Pyret of Sweden have designed the best Back to School coat imaginable. This clever coat will keep children...