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Canada Royal Tour 2016: 8 Reasons We Can’t Keep Our Eyes Off Prince George And Princess Charlotte

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge might be the face of royal engagements during their 2016 Canada tour. But we can’t take our eyes off Prince George and Princess Charlotte. The adorable sibling duo landed with their parents in Victoria on 24 September to kickstart the royal visits. It’s Princess Charlotte’s first ever royal tour and…


CBeebies Sparks Debate Among Parents After Character Bing Kills Butterfly

Parents have debated whether it was right for CBeebies to show a character killing a butterfly during the show ‘Bing’. The kids’ channel warned parents about the scene via Facebook on the morning of Thursday 8 September. “*WARNING** Bing catches a butterfly at 9:10 and 13:10 today,” the Facebook status read. “He grasps a little too tight,…


National Burns Awareness Day: Parents Warned About Danger Of Hair Straighteners Around Children

Parents are being warned that their hair straightening habits could pose a potential risk to children. According the latest UK figures, 392 children were admitted to specialist burns units as a result of hair straighteners in 2015. This accounts for 5% of all admissions to paediatric burns units. In a survey of more than 2,000 parents…


Mum Gives Birth To Second Set Of Identical Twins In Four Years

A mum has given birth to her second set of identical twins in four years. Simone Burstow, 32, from Australia, who has four-year-old twins Oliver and Harrison with her husband John Burstow, gave birth to girls Evie and Georgia in September 2016. According to the NHS, all pregnant women have approximately the same chance of having identical…


Boy Born With 2% Brain Function Dubbed ‘Medical Miracle’ As He Defies Odds To Start School

A boy who was born with 2% brain function has been called a “medical miracle” as he started school.  Noah Wall’s parents – Shelly and Rob Wall – were told by medics their son wouldn’t survive birth. But now the four-year-old’s brain has developed and grown to almost that of a typical four-year-old. “Noah is really…


Dad Hits Back After School Told Him To ‘Moderate’ His Son’s ‘Extreme’ Blonde Hair

A boarding school has told parents to “moderate” their eight-year-old son’s blonde hair.  Logan Taylor-Johnstone, from Reigate, Surrey, began Year 4 with a similar hairstyle to the one he had last year, except his hair was lighter and a bit longer.  Teachers at Royal Alexandra and Albert boarding school said his hair was too “extreme” and didn’t fit…


Parents Reveal Times They Were Secretly Really Impressed By Their Child’s Bad Behaviour

Part of being a good parent is managing to effectively discipline your child when they aren’t behaving correctly.  But that is not to say that sometimes we aren’t seriously impressed by their bad behaviour…  1. When they give us a taste of our own medicine. “I was cranky and getting impatient with my daughter. Snarled…


Hartsdown Academy School Uniform: Police Called To School After 50 Kids Sent Home

Police were called to a school during the first week of term after 50 children were reportedly sent home over uniform issues. Parents protested outside Hartsdown Academy, in Margate, on Tuesday 6 September 2016 when kids were turned away for not adhering to the uniform policy.  Reported issues with the uniform included frills on socks, Velcro…