Tag Archives: Children

ADHD: A sporting ability?

ADHD is a neurological disorder which causes behavioural difficulties such as fidgeting and loss of concentration. However, for many sufferers, taking part in sport is a huge help to them.

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Dolly Parton wants Nottingham children to read from 9-5

East midlands’ audiences have been treated to a message from the country and western singer as she launches her project in the City.

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Absent fathers linked to juvenile crime

Research shows young people are more likely to become criminals if their father is absent from their life – with boys being affected more than girls.

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Scarlet fever cases rise by 400% in Nottinghamshire

There have been 80 suspected cases of scarlet fever since the start of this year compared with just 16 in the same period two years ago.

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Nottingham Library celebrates 10 years of World Book Day

Nottingham Central Library was invaded by princess’, superheroes and other fictional characters to mark the 10 year anniversary of World Book Day.

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Homophobia tackled in classrooms by University of Nottingham students

University of Nottingham students are teaching school children about LGBT issues across the Midlands in a bid to tackle homophobia and bullying.

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Prince Harry to visit Nottingham

Prince Harry will visit Full Effect, a project working to improve opportunities for young people and reduce violence in St Anns, Nottingham later today.

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