The problem with ‘period poverty’

Girls from low-income families across the UK are skipping school during their periods – because they can’t afford sanitary products. The issue of ‘period poverty’ in the UK came to light after a police officer working at a school in Leeds discovered high levels of truancy amongst girls – and it turned out they and […]

Worried About the Cost of Christmas? You’re Not Alone

  Christmas is a magical time for children, but festive cheer can comes at a high price according to charity Action for Children. A new study reveals that over 40% of British parents are worried about the cost of Christmas. Two out of five mums and dads with kids under 18 are already panicking about […]