Posts Tagged ‘art & craft classes’

FREE London: ART IN THE PARK: Affordable Art Fair double bill returns to the capital this Autumn – FREE FRIDAY for London Mums

Oct 07 2012

Calling all art enthusiasts, photography fanatics and budding collectors; this Autumn, the Affordable Art Fair returns to London with two separate events showcasing contemporary collections from household names nd emerging talent, all priced from £40 to £4,000, set in the scenic surroundings of Battersea Park (25-28 October 2012) and Hampstead Heath (1-4 November 2012) .

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SCHOOL’S OUT: NOW SUMMER BLUES BEGIN FOR PARENTS

Jul 19 2012

Nearly half of working parents admit to dreading the start of the school summer holidays, a study reveals today. Difficulties juggling work and childcare and having to entertain their kids for six weeks mean millions of parents aren’t looking forward to the long stretch ahead.

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GAME BOY REGRET AS CHILDREN PRESS PAUSE ON CREATIVITY

Jun 15 2012

A third of parents regret giving their children games consoles, mobile phones and computers, a study reveals today. Having not known life without the internet and technology, parents fear their children are so used to the immediate gratification of digital devices that they are lacking key interpersonal skills such as patience and social and communication skills that develop from taking part in creative activities.

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SUMMER SOFA SYNDROME: Summer holidays pose a serious health risk to 4.3 million UK children

Jun 15 2012

Six glorious weeks of freedom might sound like a dream come true, but research from weight management company, MoreLife, reveals that the school holidays are turning into a very real nightmare, posing a serious health risk to 4.3 million children across the UK.

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