Keeping your children busy during coronavirus lockdown

Keeping your children busy during coronavirus lockdown

Looking for ways to keep your children busy during the coronavirus lockdown? We have some bordeom busting hands-on ideas to combine learning with fun.

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The Bears are coming to Sheffield

The Bears are coming to Sheffield

This summer, get ready to go on a bear hunt as 160 Big and Little Bears pop up around Sheffield as part of The Children’s Hospital Charity’s newest campaign, Bears of Sheffield.

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Colour lands at Cooper Gallery

Colour lands at Cooper Gallery

This springtime, colour their senses, inspire their imaginations and fly on the wing of creativity with new exhibition, Wow! Said the Owl, that is swooping into Cooper Gallery in Barnsley.

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When You Wish Upon a Star

When You Wish Upon a Star

Every parent has a list of wishes for their children.  Dreams of a lifetime of good health, happiness and contentment. Hopes that they will grow to have courage, respect and compassion for others. And a promise that children will always know how loved they are, no matter what the future holds.  But for parents of children with life-threatening illnesses, their only wish...

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We Meet the LimbBo Foundation

We Meet the LimbBo Foundation

Whether it’s the first time or fourth time, one of the most exciting parts of any pregnancy is seeing those fuzzy black and white images of your tiny human wriggling about on the screen at your routine antenatal ultrasound appointments. Along with giving expectant parents a first peep at the...

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Children of the Dark: Huskar 180

Children of the Dark: Huskar 180

This July marks 180 years since the Huskar mining disaster; a distressing and deplorable Barnsley tragedy in which 26 children aged seven to 17 were untimely killed while working at Moorend Colliery in Silkstone Common. A tale shrouded in coal dust and salty tears of the young people who faced...

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A BEARY special adventure comes to Barnsley

A BEARY special adventure comes to Barnsley

If you go down to Cooper Gallery this summer You’re sure of a big surprise If you go down to Cooper Gallery this summer You might not believe your eyes For every bear is sure to be there From Rupert to Paddington, to Pooh and Old Bear For the first...

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BBR Auctions: Who says collecting is child’s play?

BBR Auctions: Who says collecting is child’s play?

With Alan Blakeman of BBR Auctions, Elsecar It’s that time of year again. No more ironing uniforms, no making up packed lunches, no dreaded school run. Just six summer weeks of pure family bliss. A time for BBQs, family days out, and long walks in the country, there are plenty...

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