Children






We’re fast becoming fans of Cuddledry products thanks to their great child-friendly designs. That means we were pleased to see the humble rubber duck — surely a must at bath-time — get the Cuddledry makeover. Meet Cuddleduck. If you’re anything like us, your first thought might be “but it’s not […]

Cuddleduck: cute, baby-safe rubber duck… no yellow in sight





Children will form opinions about alcohol based on the attitudes their parents have to drinking. Research by the Joseph Rowntree Foundation has found, unsurprisingly, that parents are role models for their kids — whether they accept that or not — and their actions speak volumes to a child’s development, Made […]

Alcohol and children: how should parents model responsible drinking?



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British children are bombarded every day with overtly sexual imagery and references. That’s the main conclusion of a six-month review into the commercialisation and sexualisation of childhood by the Mothers’ Union. Citing explicit music videos, overly suggestive magazine covers and many forms of advertising surrounding kids every day, the “Letting […]

UK kids are being sexualised, must be protected, report finds




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The BBC has announced the immense success of The Lingo Show, a CBeebies online game designed to introduce young children to different cultures and languages. Launched on the 14th February, and attracting over 135,000 visitors in the first week alone, The Lingo Show introduces French, Spanish, Mandarin, Welsh, Punjabi, Urdu, […]

The Lingo Show: CBeebies game teaching languages to young children