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Independent Thinking

If you ask any family why they send their child to an independent school, they’ll most likely tell you its the teaching and academic standards or the outstanding facilities and opportunities, in and out of the classroom that drew them in. Maybe its the personal attention, pastoral care and chances of getting a top-notch university place that won them over. Or the … [Read More...]

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Kids Activites in Greenwich

Family Swimming – Eltham

The Eltham Centre has a large heated family pool and is located near the heart of the town centre. Its a good idea to call or check their website below to confirm opening times before you travel. Times Monday 11:00 - 16:00 18:30 - … [Read More...]

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Places that accept MumsCard

Rhodes Bakery

Chef Paul Rhodes founded Rhodes Bakery in 2003. He then had 3 Michelin Stars under his belt and a dedicated passion for baking bread. After running 3 of London's finest restaurants he followed his passion and set up his bakery in a small room with … [Read More...]

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Home Front

What Makes A Good School?

This morning I was talking to a dad about some of our local school options, and he was a bit unsure of when to apply for places for his children. He was also confused on the six options you should pick and what to even look for in a … [More...]

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Out & About

Focus On Charlton

Cross Blackheath from the top of Greenwich Park, and you’ll soon find yourself in leafy Charlton, and it's not all about the Football Club! In fact, one of the oldest settlements in London, with an Iron Age hill fort was excavated in Maryon Park, back in the 1920s and while … [Read More...]

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Food Heroes

Tally Ho For Pimms Lollies!

Serve these naughty little Pimms lollies instead of a bigger dessert at a summer barbecue and you'll be the hostess with the mostess. Remember you'll need lolly sticks and lolly moulds. Alternatively, you can use larger shot glasses as the moulds: place … [Read More...]

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Diary Of

Are You Feeling Lucky

Today is the second Friday the 13th of this year, and the number 13 has long been considered unlucky. Remember the Knights Templer? On October 13, 1307, scores of French Templars were arrested, tortured and made to confess to false crimes like heresy, homosexuality, … [Read More...]

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Health & Wellbeing

Seven Apps Every Woman Needs

Tech hasn’t always been so female-friendly. When Apple released its health app in the autumn of 2014, you could track pretty much anything health related but not follow and track your period. Apple has since addressed this by adding a Reproductive Health section within … [Read More...]

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