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Banning Superhero costumes and toy guns from nurseries could have a 'negative impact on children's development'

Sue Learner, News Editor (09-Dec-13)

Some nurseries have banned superhero costumes, toy swords and guns claiming ‘they encourage aggression and violence’, however a nursery has warned this could have a ‘negative impact on children’s development, particularly boys’. It.....

UK children have lost touch with their wild side

Richard Howard, News Editor (05-Dec-13)

An appreciation for nature needs to be nurtured better in the early years or British children’s disconnection with nature will continue, according to film-led movement Project Wild Thing. Recent research detailed in the RSPB report.....