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Revealed: The top 10 girls’ and boys’ baby names of 2016

The most popular names for your little bundles of joy have been announced for another year - but is your chosen name on the list?

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Belper language teacher defends TOWIE star over baby lessons

Belper language teacher defends TOWIE star over baby lessons

The owner of a Belper language school for children has hit back at critics of a former Towie star who wants to teach her baby to speak Spanish.

Education
Andy Marlow Fallon Marlow and kids Nicholas and Madison Marlow

Sheffield family’s anguish as girl, 7, battles Lyme disease

A couple who led a charity campaign for a woman suffering from the rare Lyme disease believe their own seven-year-old daughter has caught the tick-borne infection.

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Mothercare recalls baby bouncer over safety fears

Mothercare recalls baby bouncer over safety fears

Mothercare has recalled one of its baby bouncers over fears that a flaw could pose a safety risk to children using it.

News
Action from a previous Chad Family Fun Day at Southwell Racecourse. Picture: Anne Shelley.

Final countdown to Chad Family Fun Day at Southwell Racecourse

The countdown is on to a family highlight of the year at Southwell Racecourse.

Horse Racing
New research showed there was no statistically significant reduction in risk of some conditions among babies using hydrolysed formula.

HEALTH: Baby milk formula 'doesn't reduce risk of allergies' despite manufacturer claims

Baby formula which claims to reduce the risk of allergies doesn't work, according to new research.
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Wet Head launches in the Spring

WATCH: Wet head - Will 'the new pie face' be your family's new favourite game?

It's the game that's got tongues wagging and heads dripping - but can you see it being a hit?

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John Richardson and Adrian Clark, who are raising money for the Chesterfield Sands stillbirth and neonatal death charity

Cyclists saddle up for Sands charity ride

A group of 15 cyclists from Chesterfield are to set off on an epic 88 mile ride this weekend to raise fund for Chesterfield’s stillbirth and neonatal death charity, Sands.

News

Group takes on breast ‘taboo’

A group of Chesterfield teenagers have started a campaign to tackle what they call the ‘taboo’ issue public breast-feeding.

Family
Sheffield next stop for Shrek show

Sheffield next stop for Shrek show

It isn’t easy being green, admits Shrek the Musical star Dean Chisnall, who is appearing in Sheffield next week.

Whats on
Baby Blog:  Francesca Naylor

Baby blog: Why I’ve been missing - I’m blaming sleep deprivation and feeling rubbish

The blog is back!

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Thought for the day:How did hitting our kids make us a better country?

Today as I was perusing my Facebook feed, I saw a friend had shared a status which basically said that Great Britain stopped being a great country when we got too soft with criminals and were banned from hitting our children.

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Baby Blog'Francesca Naylor

BLOG: Twelve months anniversary: of having no sleep!

Sleep deprivation is tough, I’ve figured out that I haven’t had a full nights sleep since I was about 30 weeks pregnant so coming up to 12 months now.

Health 7
Baby Blog'Francesca Naylor

The heartache of going back to work for a new mum

I handed my notice in this week.

Health 4
Baby Blog'Francesca Naylor

The Robbie Williams debate: what’s a dad’s role at your baby’s birth?

This week I was on the radio.

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Baby Blog'Francesca Naylor

Thanks grandparents - but I need a misery chum

When I had Poppy and Rob first went back to work, it was scary.

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Baby Blog'Francesca Naylor

A baby on holiday - it’s not that bad after all

So we’re coming to the end of Poppy’s first holiday. Saturday night we fly back to cold, wet England and back to reality.

Opinion 1
Baby Blog'Francesca Naylor

Rock a bye baby...the road to 40 winks

Following on from last week’s blog about leaving babies to cry themselves to sleep I had an interesting email.

Opinion 1
Baby Blog'Francesca Naylor

Why I don’t leave my baby to cry.

This blog is probably going to be my most controversial yet.

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Baby Blog'Francesca Naylor

The wonderful world of weaning

So, Poppy has officially turned six months...well 24 weeks and so “proper” weaning must commence!

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