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Filtered by month: November

Over 40% of parents are worried about the cost of Christmas

Posted by Media team /

Wednesday 30 November 2016 / Press release
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Christmas is a magical time for children, but comes at a price for too many GB families.

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Christmas wreath

Tuesday 29 November 2016 / Activities

A handy – literally – decoration that will show how big the children have grown over the years.

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Paper plate Christmas angels

Tuesday 29 November 2016 / Activities

Why not try this easy and fun activity with your little ones?

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Our CEO and the Mayor of Kings Lynn celebrate a birthday party to be remember.

Friday 25 November 2016 / Press release
Mums and tots watch the magic show at Action for Childrens Vancouver Childrens Centre

One of our children's centres held a birthday party after turning 15. Our CEO went along. Find out what happened!

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Our response to the autumn statement

Posted by Kate Mulley /

Wednesday 23 November 2016 / Government spending

Today, the Chancellor of the Exchequer gave his Autumn Statement to Parliament.

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