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Filtered by month: May

International Day against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia

Friday 13 May 2016 /
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Each year on 17th May, people across the world celebrate the diversity of gender identities and sexual orientations.

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Games to help your toddler listen

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Listening is an important part of learning to talk, try these fun games from Furness Sure Start Children’s Centre.

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Record-breaking solo sailor, Jeanne Socrates, backs Tikka's Travels

Tuesday 10 May 2016 /
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Guinness world record holder Jeanne Socrates, the oldest woman to sail solo around the world, has backed Tikka!

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Mental Health Awareness Week

Monday 09 May 2016 /
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We're supporting Mental Health Awareness Week taking place 16th – 22nd May with the theme of relationships.

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3 tips for parents who have fussy eaters

Friday 06 May 2016 / Parenting Tips, Eating
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Are mealtimes becoming a battlefield in your house? Wigan Parental Outreach Service give us their top tips!

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