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Homeschooling during COVID-19: how one family is doing it

Since UK schools have closed and everyone has been advised to “stay home”, families across the UK are facing challenges that noone could’ve expected at the start of the year. Keeping your child’s education on track, managing their disappointment from...

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Kids stuck at home? How to set-up homeschooling for your tee...

With the closure of UK schools in response to the coronavirus outbreak, you’ll probably be wondering how you’ll keep your children busy and keep their education on track. To help you make a plan and set up home learning for...

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What is National Storytelling Week?

Long, long ago, in a land far away… storytelling was a way to pass the time, entert...

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Amazing women in history you need to know about

Society often celebrates famous and impressive men from throughout history; few days p...

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National Sisters Day 2018

I have a sister, who I love 90% of the time. But who also knows how to annoy me for th...

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Beat the boredom this summer

The paradox of the summer holidays. On the one hand you’re eternally grateful for fr...

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International friendship day 2018

There’s a Father’s Day to celebrate our dads, Mother’s Day to celebr...

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Fracking: the solution to global warming?

To many, fracking might seem like the answer to our prayers. A “clean” fuel, with ...

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How to plan an Interrailing trip

Trains are now trendy. Exploring Europe with an Interrailing pass is one the best ways...

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Festival: best ones to go to and how to volunteer

It’s summer, which means its festival season! Festivals are a great way to spend...

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How to plan a gap year

On the day I received my A-Level results, I turned down my university place and took a...

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