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London ‘invaded’ by thousands of lovely princesses at the Disney Princess Parade

Oct 11 2011

On Sunday 2nd October 2011, Disney Princess Parade attracted over 25,000 people to line the route of the parade. Also available were celebs on the pink carpet including Nicole Richie. RAPUNZEL WAS WELCOMED AS 10TH DISNEY PRINCESS at Kensington Palace. Watch the images in this post and if you can see yourself in them, London Mums will give you a little gift.

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WOMEN PREFER MATES OVER MEN

Oct 08 2011

One in three women say a night out with the girls beats a night out with their man. New research out today reveals that nearly a third of women (29 per cent) have more fun on a night out with the girls than with their partner, while one in six women (15 per cent) would opt for an evening with their girlfriends over a romantic night with their man.

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Final call for applications to the £200,000 Ambition AXA Awards (14 October 2011!)

Oct 08 2011

Applications to the Ambition AXA Awards have been flooding in from talented young people in London, but organisers are urging more applicants to get in touch as the deadline approaches. The Ambition AXA Awards are open to anyone between the ages of 11 and 18 who really wants to succeed and has the talent to do so, whether it’s in sport, enterprise, the arts, science, or in the community. The winners will receive a chance-of-a-lifetime bespoke development package to support them in the achievement of their ambitions, which could be worth up to £40,000 each (a total prize fund of £200,000).

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Freebies and free haircuts for the first 10 Zhu Zhu fans to ask for a haircut at Tantrum (Kings’ Road)

Oct 07 2011

Zhu Zhu Pets: Quest For Zhu on DVD & Blu-ray. We have teamed up with the talented team at children’s hairdressers Tantrum, on the Kings Road London, offering kids a ‘rock star’ hair style just like their favourite Zhu Zhu Rock Star pets. If you win, kids can choose to have a different hair cut from the one Gwen Stefani’s son (as pictured). The first 10 fans that ask for their hair to be styled like a Zhu Zhu rock pet will not only have a great new rock star hairstyle oozing panache and style but will also go home with loads of Zhu Zhu pet goodies including the DVD and Zhu Zhu pet toys.

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Greenwich: the best kept secret in London for this Halloween!

Oct 07 2011

Get ghoulish in Greenwich this Halloween – Lantern-lit tours, ghost stories and costume making – Greenwich has plenty on offer to satisfy ghost hunters and spook enthusiasts this Halloween with themed events taking place across the borough. I live in South West London and going to the South East of the capital sometimes feels like a daunting prospect especially during the weekend when traffic reaches its peaks… But I had to change my mind recently when I visited Greenwich several times (by public transport) including the Greenwich Market, The Royal Observatory and the parks. I am such a lover of this area of London now. I have been there so many times in the past 5 months that my son was even picked to be a model for the marketing material of the local Maritime Museum! We almost became part of the furniture of that amazing museum. Here are some of the Greenwich highlights for October 2011.

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