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Child Safety Week 2020: Safety Makes Sense!

With many of us confined to our homes for the foreseeable future, baby proofing at home has never been more important. That’s why the Chil...

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Posted on Jun 4, 2020 by Matt

Choking: Staying Calm and Acting Fast

Choking is the number one concern for the majority of parents and carers who attend our online and virtual Baby & Child Mini First Aid c...

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Posted on May 27, 2020 by Matt

What is Hypnobirthing?

This weeks blog is written by Tamara Cianfini, Founder of The Wise Hippo Programme. Tamara is giving us an insight into Hypnobirthing and wh...

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Posted on May 13, 2020 by Matt

Weaning and Choking: What to do.

Choking is a major concern for parents. In a recent Mini First Aid survey,  over 60% told us that choking is their number one fear. Thi...

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Posted on May 6, 2020 by Matt

Mini First Aid Key workers during lockdown

For our wonderful team of trainers, life since lock down has been very different. With our Mini First Aid classes online we wanted to share...

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Posted on May 5, 2020 by Matt

Hay fever Top Tips

During COVID-19 lockdown the sunshine may well have eased the pain of staying at home, and hopefully we’ll get to see more. But, spare a m...

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Posted on Apr 29, 2020 by Matt

What's In Your Hospital Bag?

This week we’ve teamed up with the lovely folk over at Pacapod to chat about what to pack in your hospital bag... Since being house b...

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Posted on Apr 22, 2020 by Matt

Baby Immunisations: What to expect

Being a parent is often a bit like a rollercoaster ride.  It can be daunting, exciting and frightening all at the same time.  Bein...

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Posted on Apr 16, 2020 by Matt

Wishing You a Safe & Happy Easter

Enjoying special occasions with little ones can be tricky when you have to stay at home. This week our friends at Fred Safety have shared th...

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Posted on Apr 8, 2020 by Matt

Saving his grandchild’s life

Looking after someone else’s child is a huge responsibility. Mark and Julie Davidson regularly look after their grandson James so they dec...

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Posted on Mar 31, 2020 by Charlotte