Blog » Month: January 2019

Free creative digital workshops in Norfolk Libraries this February

Children, young people and families have the chance to get hands-on with new creative technologies throughout February as a part of Norfolk Library’s DigiFest. A celebration of digital making, the festival will bring codeable caterpillars, robot unicorns and much more to libraries across Norfolk. With Code-and-Go storytimes for toddlers, robots to build, digital music making…

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Kingfisher Mother and Baby Unit (MBU) Opens This Month

The £4m unit will offer new mothers with serious mental health problems specialist help closer to home is gearing up to welcome its first patients when it officially opens this month. Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust’s (NSFT) Kingfisher Mother and Baby Unit (MBU), which is at Hellesdon Hospital in Norwich, will open its doors…

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Making Work Work, with We Got This (Sometimes!)

If you’re a Mum in Norfolk and haven’t heard of We Got This (Sometimes!) then I’m not exactly sure where you’ve been for the last year or so…or maybe you just don’t spend as much time on social media as I do – ha!  (But that’s ok because I scour everywhere to try and find…

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Talking about talking: It’s my job and I love it!

Sponsored Guest Blog by MTWTherapy For some parents talking can be something they worry a lot about. When your child doesn’t start talking at the same time as the other children around them, or is getting frustrated because they can’t get their message across to you, all we want to do as parents is wave…

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Summer-born School Admissions – sending summer-borns to school at 5 rather than 4

The deadline for school applications is looming.  This time last year we were filling in the application for Mini Mumbler, who would be 4 and 2 weeks when she started school.  I taught Reception for many years and always knew she was going to be fine academically, but I was slightly concerned a full week…

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Norfolk Reception Admissions 2019

This time last year it was our turn to fill out the application form for Mini Mumbler to start school in September 2017 (I did it two nights before the deadline – haha!) and even though I was a Reception teacher for many years, I still felt nervous clicking ‘SEND’.  If you didn’t see it…

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