Literacy and our Children – Kathy & Lydia on the Parents’ Show

2019-07-15T20:54:57+01:00July 12th, 2019|

Literacy Difficulties – it is school report season – this is the time parents often get feedback on how their child is doing during the year but for some parents, feedback from school, teachers, and reports might raise questions, worries and thoughts of what help is required next. It is also transition time, when children move between primary and secondary schools. For children struggling with literacy difficulties, this can bring more challenges and for parents, it might feel like starting all over again.

The Parents’s show discusses adoption

2018-10-21T17:10:12+01:00October 21st, 2018|

In this episode of the Parents’s Show, Lydia talks about adoption. Adopting a child is a process filled with anticipation, giving a secure home to a child who needs a family and possibly also fulfilling the dreams of parenthood for those who don’t want to or can’t have a child. It’s such a beautiful picture – a child in need finds a home and new life and a happy ever after.

Talking To Our Children About World Affairs

2018-10-03T20:36:43+01:00January 18th, 2017|

The American election has just occurred and many parents are thinking about how to explain recent events to their children. We talk to the editor of First News (Britain's best newspaper for kids), Nicky Cox, three parents (one in the USA) telling us how their children have responded to recent political events, a representative from [...]

Mums And The Menopause

2018-10-03T14:08:06+01:00December 9th, 2016|

All about the menopause with top consultant Andrew Hexall. Andrew was appointed to the West Herts hospitals NHS Trust as a Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist in 2002. He is the clinical lead for Urogynaecology (the treatment of female bladder problems and prolapse) for West Hertfordshire and also has special interests in the treatment of pelvic [...]