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Four Ways to Host a Low-Waste Tea Party This Summer

In the summertime, we love having a tea party in the garden with our family and friends. But when it comes to the environment, parties aren’t always the most eco-friendly activities.

But our favourite activities don’t have to be unnecessarily wasteful. With a little creativity and crafting, you can host a low-waste tea party that your nearest and dearest will love.

Here are...

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Top 10 Summer Baby and toddler travel essentials

Peaks of sunshine have shown us what we have all longed for... Summer! We know families will be busy preparing for summer days out and even holidays abroad this year. We’ve pulled together our top travel essentials to ensure family trips are simply a (sea!) breeze!

From portable pottys to clever cleaning, the products below ensure both parents and children can enjoy their summer...

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How to Encourage Your Children to Spend Time Outside

Summer is just around the corner, so you might be thinking of ways to encourage your little ones to spend more time outdoors. We are living in the technological age, after all, and children aged 5-7 spend an average of 4 hours behind a screen every day.

Here, we will look at how your family can ditch the screen and have fun in the sun. But first, let’s look at some of the ways you...

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Tripadvisor Travel Index Reveals Brits Will Hang on to Summer Holidays this Year Despite Feeling the Pinch

As temperatures become more balmy this week and the school summer break is just a couple of months away, many will be eager to book a holiday – if they haven’t done so already – but where are the hotspots to head to this summer?

Tripadvisor today released its Summer Travel Index, using a combination of search and sentiment data to reveal what is on the minds of British travellers...

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Six sustainable activities for kids this summer

Taking care of our world is a big issue – one that involves young and old alike. Introducing children to fun, sustainable activities can help them understand how to care for the planet – without them even realising that they’re learning!

From an early age, kids are taught about sustainability issues like plastic waste, pollution, animal conservation and recycling at school and in the...

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GET READY FOR A FAMILY ADVENTURE THIS SUMMER WITH ‘THE NICKELODEON EXPERIENCE’

Nickelodeon, in partnership with The Luna Cinema, announces its largest ever immersive event and it's coming to the UK this summer

Nickelodeon has announced a brand new outdoor immersive event, The Nickelodeon Experience , set to launch this summer, promising to be an epic adventure for the entire family. This first-of-its-kind experience will be touring the UK from July 2022, kicking off in...

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Green Inspiration for Children this Summer

Easter might only just have passed but time waits for no-one – especially busy parents – and the school summer holidays will be upon us before you can say ‘ALTON TOWERS!’. If theme parks aren’t your thing, or you’re wondering how on Earth to keep children well-occupied during their time off school, how about turning to nature for inspiration? Many younger children, who can become hyperactive...

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Adaptations in 2022 summer exams to ensure fairness for students

Students will sit GCSE, A and AS level exams next year with adaptations to recognise the disruption to their education.

From: Department for Education , Ofqual , and The Rt Hon Nadhim Zahawi MP

GCSE, AS and A level exams in England next summer will be adapted to maximise fairness and help students reach their potential.

Following a public consultation, the government and...

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Sun, sea, sand…and work – welcome to the new phenomenon, ‘the Woliday’, as almost half of Brits are extending getaway by working from the seaside

  • New research from EE reveals almost half (47%) of Brits will make the most of ubiquitous mobile coverage to take an extended ‘woliday’ - as travel restrictions lead to staycations increase
  • Nearly three quarters (73%) of workers reveal how the main motivation is to spend more quality time with family at UK holiday hotspots
  • Superfast data speed has become a
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Top 10 British camping destinations this summer

Thanks to the hot weather we are experiencing at the moment, now is the perfect time to focus our attention on the beautiful British coastal destinations we are so lucky to have. And who doesn’t love a good old fashioned camping trip in the summer? Nowadays, with so many wonderful glamping options available too, there really is something for everyone.

With this in mind, Holidu, the...

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