You are here: Home /



Final week to help Brantano and Tommy’s Charity help save tiny lives

Anyone looking for a good excuse to revamp their shoe collection after the winter months can get a helping hand from Brantano – and in turn give baby charity Tommy’s a helping hand to save tiny lives.  Since the 27th February 2012 the ‘New for old’ campaign with Tommy’s and Brantano Footwear has been running.  The campaign asks people to give shoes they no longer want and to take them to their nearest Brantano store nationwide.  The campaign ends this Sunday 25th March

Eight out of ten mums shun traditional advice for parental tips online

Plusnet study reveals majority of UK mums [99%] spend their daily ‘me time’ online and 41% shop online to save time.  With a staggering eight out of 10 [82%] mums relying on the internet for parental advice, it is clear that the internet is the ultimate secret to success for a modern-day mother.

4 and a half months nattering to mum

The average woman will spend the equivalent of four-and-a-half months of her life chatting on the phone - to her mum.  Research revealed most women make at least one call a day to their mum with the conversation lasting 21 minutes.  Incredibly, one in ten ring their mother at least three times a day, spending a total of 63 minutes chatting

Kids each junk food at friends’ houses

One in three mums dread their children going to friends’ houses for tea – because they know they’ll be fed junk food and sweets.  Researchers found millions of mums worry that allowing their child to eat with a classmate or playgroup pal means they will miss out on healthy food and instead come home having been served up fatty, fast or frozen food, fizzy drinks, cake and ice cream.

Over Half Of UK Adults Played Outside Everyday When They Were Young, Compared To Just 24% Of Kids Today

The nation's favourite adventurer, Bear Grylls, teams up with Persil to get kids back outside and learn forgotten childhood skills.  Today's children are spending significantly less time than their parents did having adventures outside and, as a result, have missed out on learning the great outdoor skills that were once taken for granted. Over half of UK adults played outside everyday when they were young, compared to just 24% of kids today; a decline of almost half.

User login

What's New