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Retailers slammed for selling ‘sickening’ Hallowe’en costumes

Parents have slammed retailers for selling a sickening ‘Burnt Zombie Child’ Hallowe’en costume for young children in the wake of the Grenfell Tower tragedy.

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What’s on this Halloween half-term in Bucks?

Are your little monsters looking for something spooky to do this autumn half-term? Looking for a scare, or just somewhere to show off your best costume?

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Popular children’s ball toy recalled over safety fears

A children’s toy has been recalled by Babies ‘R’ Us following fears that it could pose a choking hazard.

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Popular pub-restaurant chain Oakman Inns announces buoyant trading

Oakman Inns & Restaurants which operate venues across Northants, Bucks, Beds, Herts, Oxon, Warwikshire and beyond has announced that trading over the first half of financial year 2017/18 has been buoyant.

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Carisbrooke Castle

Travel Victoria’s island trail is a right royal delight

Visit the Isle of Wight to follow in the footsteps of a queen, writes Ruth Brindle

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Choose a jacuzzi at Barcelo Hamilton

Travel: An adults-only, luxury break in the sun is just a short flight away

Ruth Brindle discovers the lesser known Balearic Island that could give the rest a good run for their money…
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WATCH: Engineers turn Nissan into 190mph radio controlled car and race around Silverstone

Engineers have transformed a Nissan GT-R into the world’s ultimate radio controlled racer - capable of 196MPH - and raced it around Silverstone.

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VIDEO: Chilling footage showing moment child’s buggy rolls into the path of freight train released as warning to parents

This is the shocking moment a thankfully empty child’s buggy was ripped apart when it rolled across a railway platform and into the path of an oncoming train as footage is released to serve as a warning to parents.

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Warning issued over spontaneously shattering windows

A window manufacturer has issued a warning over a range of its products which may be prone to spontaneously shattering

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Gaming for 15 hours a week improves learning according to new research

Gaming 15 hours a week improves learning

Playing computer games like Call of Duty or Grand Theft Auto on a regular basis gives a learning edge over non-gamers, a study found.

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Nostalgia - A High Street snapshot of Aylesbury’s past

This is Aylesbury High Street in 1947. It is looking towards Tring Road from where WH Smith is today.

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Travel: It’s great to be back in Sestriere!

Travel: It’s great to be back in Sestriere!

Travel writer Jan Henderson appreciates a welcome return to the popular Italian ski resort.

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Travel: Why not try Trysil?

Travel: Why not try Trysil?

Travel journalist Jan Henderson is impressed with Norway’s largest ski resort.

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We werent arguing, we were having a discussion Photo: Shutterstock

Revealed: The top 20 lies parents tell their children

Six in 10 (60%) parents are telling porkies to their children on a daily basis and a majority (89%) of parents believe telling ‘white lies’ is the secret to successful parenting.

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Phone ownership more likely to put kids at risk of bullying

Phone ownership more likely to put kids at risk of bullying

Kids aged between eight and 11 are ‘significantly’ more likely to be victims of cyber bullies if they own a mobile phone, a new study has found.

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Nostalgia: Five British public safety videos which scarred us as children

In these days of the internet, child safety is more of a concern for parents everywhere.

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Edinburgh was Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's birthplace.

Travel: Sherlock Holmes' Scotland... it would be a crime to miss it!

It's exactly 125 years ago since the first collection of Sherlock Holmes stories were published, and the rest as they say is history.

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REVEALED: New statistics reveal the most popular baby names in England and Wales

REVEALED: New statistics reveal the most popular baby names in England and Wales

Olivia has replaced Amelia as the most popular name given to baby girls in England and Wales in 2016, official statistics show.

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Popular brand of kids’ water bottles recalled due to choking fears

Popular brand of kids’ water bottles recalled due to choking fears

A popular brand of children’s drinking bottle has been recalled by the manufacturer due to a risk of choking being identified.

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Buckingham Children's Choir, taster session. Tutor, Suzy Ann Smith.

PICTURE SPECIAL: The sound of music comes to Buckingham as children’s choir launches

Buckingham’s latest musical venture took its first steps on Wednesday September 13, with the inaugural meeting of a new children’s choir.

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