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Wheelgate’s well worth another look

Wheelgate theme park may be a well-known day out for Mansfield families – but if you have not been for a while then it might be worth taking another look.

Outdoors
Dad Jordan Bartliff posted images of his newborn son on social media at the weekend claiming the ASDA nappies resulted in the infant requiring oxygen.

WARNING GRAPHIC IMAGES: ASDA withdraws own brand nappies after baby 'left blistered'

Supermarket chain ASDA has withdrawn its own brand Little Angel nappies after a father claimed his newborn son suffered a "chemical reaction" to the product.
Family
The Fisher Price car seat.

Argos recalls Mamas and Papas and Fisher Price baby car seats

Argos has recalled three baby car seats because they fail to meet fire safety regulations.
Family

New CBeebies Land Hotel is a surefire hit with young and old

Toddlers and nice hotels are not usually a winning combination.

Travel
More than half of the sandpits tested contained the bacteria C.diff

Sandpits full of bugs that cause stomach upsets

Sand play pits harbour the emerging superbug C. diff that causes stomach upsets and diarrhoea and in rare cases damages the gut, a new study found.
Family
The Chad family fun day is at Southwell Racecourse on Sunday, July 16.

Countdown to Chad family fun day at Southwell Racecourse

The countdown is on to the annual Chad family fun day at Southwell Racecourse.

News
Technology addiction leading to relationship breakdowns

Technology addiction leading to relationship breakdowns

Too much time spent checking social media whilst on holiday could result in arguments and even relationship breakdowns for couples this summer, a new survey has revealed.

News
Erin Chamberlain decorating a mug for her father Shaun.

Mansfield youngsters get ‘buzzy’ for Father’s Day

Youngsters at a Mansfield shopping centre got “buzzy” to mark Father’s Day.

News
Young carers Mackenzie Shaw and Ashton Lang, who say they love the activity sessions.

Sessions that give young carers a chance for time out

Young carers in Mansfield and Ashfield who have to help look after their parents or siblings are being given the chance to relax at special sessions.

News
These were the most popular names for boy's and girls registered in Nottinghamshire over the last 12 months

REVEALED: The most popular baby names in Nottinghamshire

The most popular baby names registered by Nottinghamshire County Council’s Registration service in the last 12 months have been revealed.

News
Paw Patrol Live! heading to Motorpoint Arena Nottingham

Paw Patrol Live! heading to Motorpoint Arena Nottingham

PAW Patrol, Nick Jr’s phenomenally popular kids programme has added a date on its live tour at Nottingham’s Motorpoint Arena.

TV and Film 1

Peppa Pig World will have you squealing with joy

If you have a child aged under five then, chances are, Peppa Pig plays a major part in your life.

Travel 1
Crowds at the opening of the new James ride at Thomas Land.

James drops in to boost family favourite Thomas Land

There can be few pre-schoolers on the planet who have not heard of Thomas the Tank Engine.


Travel 2
Kids’ favourites set to take centre stage

Kids’ favourites set to take centre stage

Join your favourite Milkshake! characters for an all singing, all dancing spectacular stage show at Nottingham’s Royal Concert Hall this June.

Theatre and Comedy
WIN! Nominate your mum for a luxury facial and £150 beauty hamper

WIN! Nominate your mum for a luxury facial and £150 beauty hamper

Mother’s Day is on the horizon, but don’t worry about having to find the perfect gift because we’ve teamed up with the award-winning Mark Leeson salon to make sure one mum is lavished with a brilliant pampering package.

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Tax-Free Childcare - Ten things all parents should know

Tax-Free Childcare - Ten things all parents should know

Changes are being made to the financial support available to families, enabling more parents to go out to work. Tax-Free Childcare is a new scheme from HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) due to be phased in soon.

News
REVEALED: The most popular civil ceremony venues in Notts in 2016

REVEALED: The most popular civil ceremony venues in Notts in 2016

Did you get engaged over Christmas?

Family
REVEALED: Most popular baby names in Nottinghamshire in 2016

REVEALED: Most popular baby names in Nottinghamshire in 2016

These are the most popular baby names given to little ones in Nottinghamshire in 2016.

Family
Anyone with one of the child car seats affected is asked to return it for a replacement or refund.

Child car seats recalled

Mamas & Papas is recalling a number of child car seats following safety concerns.
Family 1
Has your child's name made the list?

Revealed: The top 10 girls’ and boys’ baby names of 2016

The most popular names for your little bundles of joy have been announced for another year - but is your chosen name on the list?

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