Family

Thursday, April 25, 2019

Thursday, April 25, 2019

Over half of parents worry children lack essential life skills

Over half of parents worry children lack essential life skills

Over half of parents worry children lack essential life skills

Six in 10 parents worry their teenage children lack essential life skills, a survey has found.

Friday, February 1, 2019

Friday, February 1, 2019

Dan Wootton on gender-neutral toys: ‘I did play with Barbie dolls growing up and I am so glad’

Dan Wootton on gender-neutral toys: ‘I did play with Barbie dolls growing up and I am so glad’

Dan Wootton: ‘I did play with Barbie dolls growing up and I am so glad’

Dan Wootton has said that he played with Barbie dolls when he was growing up and he is “so glad” that his mother was “able to embrace that freedom of expression”.

Monday, January 21, 2019

Monday, January 21, 2019

Russell Brand is ‘desperately sad’ for not being more involved with his children, says parenting expert

Russell Brand is ‘desperately sad’ for not being more involved with his children, says parenting expert

Russell Brand is ‘sad’ for not being involved with his children, says expert

John Adams, a parenting blogger, has said that it is “desperately sad” that Russell Brand is not more involved with his children, after the comedian revealed he had never changed any nappies.

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Seven-year-old youtuber makes £17.2 million in a year

Seven-year-old youtuber makes £17.2 million in a year

Seven-year-old youtuber makes £17.2 million in a year

A seven-year-old boy who reviews toys has topped a list of highest-earning youtubers after making £17.2 million.

Friday, November 23, 2018

Friday, November 23, 2018

The two-children family has been ‘disappearing for a century’, says sociology professor

The two-children family has been ‘disappearing for almost a century’, says sociology professor

Professor: The two-child family has been ‘disappearing for almost a century’

Professor Ellis Cashmore, Visiting Professor of Sociology at Aston University has said that the two children family has been “disappearing for the best part of a century”, as new figures show that families are now only having one child.

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Giving grandparents a legal right to see grandchildren could be 'dangerous', says campaigner

Giving grandparents a legal right to see grandchildren could be 'dangerous', says campaigner

Legal right to see grandchildren could be 'dangerous', says campaigner

Becca Bland from Standalone UK, a charity for people estranged from their parents, says a law giving grandparents contact rights would not solve family issues

Monday, May 7, 2018

Monday, May 7, 2018

MPs call for legal rights for grandparents to see grandchildren

MPs call for legal rights for grandparents to see grandchildren

MPs call for legal rights for grandparents to see grandchildren

MPs are asking for a revision to the Children's Act that would give grandparents and other relatives increased rights

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Woman takes wedding photos with grandfather, in case he dies before her real wedding

Woman takes wedding photos with grandfather, in case he dies before her real wedding

Woman takes wedding photos with grandfather, in case he dies before her wedding

Fu Xuewei says her grandfather has had two strokes in the last two years

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Information on neglect was not shared between professionals  before mother killed baby

Portsmouth baby murder: Key information was not shared by professionals beforehand, review finds

Key information was not shared before Portsmouth baby murder, review finds

A case review has discovered information about 'early signs of neglect' was not adequate passed on to the relevant authorities

Monday, February 19, 2018

Monday, February 19, 2018

Mike Graham reveals 'strange phenomena' happens when he's out with his daughter

Mike Graham reveals 'strange phenomena' happens when he's out with his daughter

Mike Graham: 'I can feel people accusing me when I'm out with my daughter'

Father Karl Pollard was accused of being a paedophile after checking into a Travelodge with his daughter

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Katie Perrior claims women should hire men or ugly women as nannies to avoid cheating partners

Katie Perrior claims women should hire men or ugly women as nannies to avoid cheating partners

Katie Perrior claims women should hire men or ugly women as nannies

Mike Graham and Katie Perrior spoke to pychologist Jane McCartney about why some men cheat with nannies

New mother may have killed husband and baby before committing suicide

New mother may have killed husband and baby before committing suicide

New mother may have killed husband and baby before committing suicide

Experts believe postpartum psychosis may have played a part in the incident

Monday, February 5, 2018

Monday, February 5, 2018

Firefighters rescue boy being dangled from balcony by grandmother

Firefighters rescue boy being dangled from balcony by grandmother

Firefighters rescue boy being dangled from balcony by grandmother

The boy was attached to a rope and had allegedly been trying to reach a blanket

Friday, February 2, 2018

Friday, February 2, 2018

'Home was living hell' - Young Muslim reveals fear after family discover her relationship

'Home was a living hell' - Young Muslim reveals fear after family discover her relationship

'Living hell' - Muslim reveals fear after family discovered her relationship

The 21-year-old woman says even though she's moved away she's 'always looking over her shoulder'

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Mother blames 'racist abuse from Britain First's Jayda Fransen' for stillborn baby

Mother blames 'racist abuse from Britain First's Jayda Fransen' for stillborn baby

Mother blames 'racist abuse from Britain First's Jayda Fransen' for stillborn

Kelli Best claims Britain First deputy leader Jayda Fransen screamed racist abuse through her letterbox

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Family lived in house for two years 'before finding dead body above ceiling'

Family lived in house for two years 'before finding dead body above ceiling'

Family lived in house for two years 'before finding dead body above ceiling'

The family in Ruian, China say they did not notice any particular bad smell coming from the room

Friday, November 17, 2017

Friday, November 17, 2017

Family could face eviction from home due to noise complaints about crying baby

Hammersmith family could face eviction from home due to noise complaints about crying baby

Family could face eviction from home due to noise complaints about crying baby

The family have claimed they are suffering 'horrible discrimination'

Monday, November 13, 2017

Monday, November 13, 2017

Police officer suspended after 'car towed with woman inside breastfeeding baby'

Police officer suspended after 'car towed with woman inside breastfeeding baby'

Police officer suspended after 'car towed with woman inside breastfeeding baby'

The incident happened in Mumbai and someone passing by filmed a video of the scene

Friday, October 27, 2017

Friday, October 27, 2017

French jihadists in Syria 'still receiving benefits from France used to fund Isis'

French jihadists in Syria 'still receiving benefits and using money to fund Isis'

French jihadists in Syria 'still claiming benefits and using money to fund Isis'

It is claimed relatives of the jihadists are going to employment centres in France to pick up the benefits each month

Monday, October 23, 2017

Monday, October 23, 2017

Parents reported to police for trying to name baby Jihad in France

Parents reported to police for trying to name baby Jihad in France

Parents reported to police for trying to name baby Jihad in France

The French Civil Code says children can be given any name unless it is against the interests of the child

Friday, October 6, 2017

Friday, October 6, 2017

Woman cremates body she thinks is her brother - then her real brother arrives at her house

Woman cremates body she thinks is her brother - then her real brother turns up

Woman cremates body she thinks is her brother - then her real brother turns up

The woman thought she had recognised a picture of the body of a man in a newspaper as her brother

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Father stabs three of his children in Germany, leaving two dead

Father stabs three of his children in Germany, leaving two dead

Father stabs three of his children in Germany, leaving two dead

It is not yet clear what the motive was for the father to stab his children

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Man arrested after beheading his sister in public, who 'knelt pleading for her life'

Man arrested after beheading his sister in public as she 'knelt pleading for her life'

Man arrested after beheading his sister in public

A 54-year-old man beheaded his sister after they had an argument about going to a hospital