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TWO WINNERS! Two pairs of tickets to one of The Seafood School at Billingsgate new cookery courses

Have you always wanted to incorporate more seafood into your diet, but not known how or had the confidence to do so? Then this prize is designed for you! Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute has teamed up with The Seafood School at Billingsgate to offer two lucky winners a pair of tickets to one of the training college’s newest courses. Located in East London and hosted above the UK’s biggest inland fish mark ...

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How to prepare your child for learning maths at school

The methods and approaches to teaching maths at school have changed over time, so the work your child does in Reception might look very different from your experience of maths as a child. To best support your child, it’s important to try and use the same methods that your child is learning at school. For more help with this, take a look at the parent-friendly ‘Maths in School’ videos and booklets on Oxford ...

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How to prepare your child for their first day of school

The night before Get everything ready Double-check that all clothes and bags are labelled, lay out your child’s uniform and have bags packed and ready for the morning. This will leave time for any last-minute talks or perhaps a special breakfast. Talk about the exciting day ahead Remind your child about the fun things waiting for them at school, but also talk them through what to do if they aren’t sure abou ...

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WIN! £150 worth of Trutex school uniform!

With over 150 years heritage in expert school uniform supply, Trutex are offering one lucky reader the chance to win £150 worth of their quality school uniform... Trutex are the UK’s leading school uniform specialist and offer a range of Made to Last uniform, which is not only produced to live up to the rigours of school life, but is also ethically and responsibly produced. They pride themselves in the dura ...

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WIN! £200 of quality Trutex school uniform

With 'Back to School' fast approaching, you could win enough uniform to see your child through their first few years of school! Trutex school uniform is made to last, offering fantastic value for money and you won’t have to replace through the school year (although we can’t guarantee that you child might have a growth spurt!). Trutex only use quality materials and the products are so well made, that they of ...

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How to save money on school uniforms

Starting school is an exciting milestone for parents and children alike. September seems like a long way off, but the summer holidays will fly by and before you know it the school rush has begun! Buying everything for you child’s uniform can become an expensive and stressful business - especially if you have multiple children! But don’t panic, My Nametags have given us their top buying tips for finding the ...

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How to prepare for the first day of school

Yesterday they were the biggest kids in infant school, tomorrow they're the smallest kids in primary. The first day of school is extremely exciting – there's so many new things to learn! Here are some tips to help you and your child prepare for their big day together.  Start out well equipped: If you have already bought your child’s school bag and pencil case, next comes their learning space. It isn't a gre ...

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