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Piper teams up with Life360 to protect the family in and out of the home

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Partnership offers enhanced security features for families on the go London, 8 December 2015 – Piper, the all-in-one home security solution powered by Icontrol Networks and designed for mobile, today announced a partnership with Life360, the leading Family Network used by more than 50 million families to privately share their locations and stay connected. The partnership will give Piper and ...

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ISPCC Childline and Vodafone Ireland Foundation Announce Major New Partnership

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Working to Keep Children Safe by Keeping Them Connected 4th February 2016 ISPCC Childline and the Vodafone Ireland Foundation are delighted to announce a major five year partnership that aims to keep children safe by keeping them connected. The Partnership will; provide the charity with €2 million in direct funding from the Vodafone Foundation over five years provide a commitment ...

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"Divorce by mobile" is new favourite for couples

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Couples thinking of divorcing are increasing turning to bite-sized videos to find information on the process before visiting a solicitor. The revealing insight into modern-day divorce habits comes from leading family law firm Woolley & Co, Solicitors as family lawyers continue to work through their busiest time of year, in the wake of “divorce week” in January, when unhappy couples ...

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Founder of leading private tutoring firm echoes new scientific findings in favour of one-to-one mentoring for students

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Adam Caller, independent education consultant and founder of Tutors International, issued a statement this week after new research concluded that one-to-one academic mentoring is the key to fixing education. Amid rising concerns in the US over educational performance, the study, published in April by Harvard economist, Roland Fryer[1], found contrary to previous research, concluding that smaller class sizes and high ...

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“Parents are being misled by IGCSE schools” states Tutors International founder

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Adam Caller issued a statement this week reminding parents that schools offering IGCSEs run by the CIE are not automatically superior to those offering Edexcel equivalents. Independent education consultant and founder of the leading private tutoring firm, Adam Caller, this week reported his concern that a growing number of overseas parents are being supplied inaccurate information concerning the IGCSE by ...

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British families fork out more than two and a half months’ salary on summer break

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Average Brit splurges £1074.40 per person on their usual summer getaway London (3rd June 2016) – The average British family will spend two and a half months’ wages on their summer holiday, according to new research by shopping website with a heart, Give as you Live. A family of four will spend an average of £1,074.40 per person on an ...

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Elegant Hotels making Waves in Barbados

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A new Wellness All Inclusive concept opening in July 2016 In July 2016 Elegant Hotels Group will unveil the newest addition to the family with a distinctive new All Inclusive concept for Barbados. With a focus on wellness and mindfulness, the redesigned Waves Hotel & Spa will go beyond the expectations of guests, with complimentary spa treatments included on top ...

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Introducing the Starling – the world's first wearable that boosts your baby's brain development

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Core Facts The smart little device tracks the number of words your child hears and says each day The world’s first wearable device designed to boost language development in babies and young children launches in the UK today. Created by VersaMe, the Starling is a small, smart device with an accompanying iPhone app that counts the number of words ...

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“Mum’s Taxi” Gets A Break as OneLane Launches

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New family service helps parents get kids to schools and activities London parents struggling with ferrying their kids to school and other activities now have a new option – a family ride-and-care service, which provides safe transportation for children with drivers who are experts in childcare, dubbed ‘Guardians’. OneLane service OneLane soft-launched in London in March 2016, serving zones 1-3. ...

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OneLane Launches Childcare That Fits Around You and Your Child's Schedule

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OneLane is announcing an addition to its family ride-and-care service – up to 2hrs of childcare with OneLane Guardians either before or after a scheduled journey. The London-based family service, which launched earlier this year, offering safe transportation for children with expert Guardians, believes its childcare service solves a problem: how to find reliable, cost-effective childcare in London that fits ...

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