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  • Like kids in a candy shop

    We came, we made candy, and we left on a high. And it had nothing to do with the sugar. The workshops at Spun Candy are loads of fun for all ages.

  • Are we pushing kids too hard?

    Is our obsession with exams equipping our kids for the competition of life, or pushing them to an early breakdown? We ask the head at Chinthurst School for her views.

  • 6 yoga poses for pregnancy

    From the physical benefits to the emotional ones, there are many reasons to practice yoga during pregnancy - here are six brilliant prenatal poses.

  • Cranmore School, West Horsley

    Muddy says: A lovely Catholic prep school for boys and girls with strong sports and music offerings, plus excellent results. Nothing at all to fault here.

  • Preparing for exams

    As exam season creeps gradually closer, we have this advice for students preparing for their GCSEs and A-levels - thanks to Ian Thorpe, the headmaster at Downsend School.

  • How to tame your teen

    Wish you could get inside your teen's head? Now you can (well, sort of). Julia Harrington, headteacher at Queen Anne's School in Reading, busts the myths using actual science.

  • Queen Anne’s, Caversham

    Muddy says: A top girls' school set in 34 acres with cracking facilities, including a super-cool 6th form, a can-do ethos and great results.

  • Things to do with kids this half term

    Half term saviours coming your way. We know exactly to keep the kids entertained - from art and cookery to the best theatre and days out. We've nailed it.

  • ACS International School, Hillingdon

    Sister school to ACS Egham and Cobham international schools, Hillingdon is a day school for boys and girls aged 4-18 with a strong family and community feel.

  • Highfield and Brookham Schools, Liphook

    This pre-prep and prep school offers a whopping 175 acres of space for kids to run around in while they excel academically.

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