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  • 27 Apr 2015

    10 reasons to put pen to paper

    There’s nothing like a lovely bit of stationery to revive the desire to put pen to paper. Deliciously crisp writing paper, a good pen, lovely art supplies and a journal may seem like an archaic pleasure in our computer-driven times, but there’s something about the tangibility of these things that makes them special. […] more

  • 19 Apr 2015

    World Book Night

    Love books and want to share your passion for them? World Book Night, falling annually on 23rd April, is for you. But it’s not just book lovers that the Reading Agency, who organise World Book Night, hope to reach – it’s all those who, for whatever reason, rarely or never pick up a book. The Reading Agency believe that “everything changes when we read”, and they want everybody to have an equal chance to become a reader. On World Book Night, thousands of passionate book-loving volunteers give hundreds of thousands of books away in their communities. […] more

  • 3 Apr 2015

    Ten of the best: gardening with kids

    Here’s our round up of ten of the best books and products to get your family fired up about gardening: […] more

  • 1 Apr 2015

    10 steps to raising compassionate boys

    Increased violence by young males is spinning out of control. Boys are constantly bombarded with the false information that real boys must always be strong, aggressive, tough, in control, and repress their feelings says Ted Zeff. Boys are continually saturated with this distorted version of manhood from television and movies, video games, the Internet, peers, coaches, and other adults. In the last 15 years the violent video games and movies children have been exposed to have become more graphic than ever. Here is a 10 step plan to help combat the culture of violence and raise a compassionate son. […] more

  • 12 Jan 2015

    Get involved this National Story-telling Week

    Thought storytelling was just for kids? Think again. National Storytelling Week, taking place from 31st Jan-7th February is a celebration of all that is wonderful about this ancient art. Founded and organised by the Society for Storytelling, this annual event is now in its 15th year with an estimated audience of 17,000 people. National Storytelling Week is a chance for communities to come together to enjoy this communicative art in schools, libraries, community centres, cafes, museums and homes. It celebrates the imagination and cultures all over the world, bringing people together through sharing tantalising tales and stimulating stories. […] more

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