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Behind the Scenes of Disney’s Moana with Nicole Scherzinger, Auli’i Cravalho & the filmmakers

Jun 14 2017

Disney's Moana is finally out on DVD. Here are some behind the scenes of this animation which will be the DVD of the Summer. My interviews with the makers of Moana include Nicole Scherzinger, Auli’i Cravalho (the voice of Moana), directors Ron Clements and John Musker, producer Osnat Shurer, as well as music writers Opetaia Foa'I and Lin-Manuel Miranda.  

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Win 1 of 3 Haynes Build Your Own FM radio kits

Jun 13 2017

Looking for a last minute Father's Day gift? Haynes Build Your Own FM Radio is the perfect present for creative, music loving dads! The kit builds working FM radio  - easy and cool to make.   Available for just £14.99rrp, the Haynes Build Your Own FM Radio has 24 tasks with easy step by step instructions to build a working FM radio. There is no soldering or complicated assembly, just simple and safe parts that fit together - so the kids can help too for a special bonding session!

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Taking kids to the top of the Shard

Jun 12 2017

Ahead of Father’s Day, a team of London Mums, dads and the kids club attended an exclusive dad’s day out at The View from The Shard, London’s most exciting attraction enjoying exclusive access to the city’s highest viewing platform.   While the parents indulged in a luxury champagne breakfast 800ft above the capital, the children were enjoying the sweeping panoramic views.

London Mum Amy du Rand, Mummy to Leon and Jack, attended the event and sent us her views on one of London's most expensive but yet extraordinary attractions.  

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My chat with the inspirational teenage stars of Disney’s The Lodge

Jun 09 2017

 

I would describe Disney's The Lodge as a teenage musical sitcom a bit like Dawson's Creek with music and less romantic dramas. The smash hit which returns to screens following the success of its first season. I belong to the Dawson's Creek generation so I am delighted teenagers have an equivalent TV show to look forward to every week. Watch my light-hearted and chats with the cast including Thomas Doherty, Bethan Wright, Mia Jenkins, Jayden Revri. I am delighted to confirm that youngsters have inspirational role models in this group of teenagers.  

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Win 1 of 2 seeds gift boxes to celebrate the general election results

Jun 08 2017

 

Let's have some fun with the general election while raising awareness for healthy food at the same time. I could not resist running these posters of the political leaders made with seeds. Brilliant artwork! To win one of these two amazing seeds gift boxes, you need to tell us (confidentially) in the competition form provided below this post the name of the seed poster you like the most (from the ones shown below). Deadline to enter is midnight on 8th July 2017.  

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