• Bootcamp-inc.co.uk fitness guru Catherine Jane Pennington talks kids and fitness
    • Bootcamp-inc.co.uk fitness guru Catherine Jane Pennington talks kids and fitness

      Posted on July 15, 2013

      These days, it’s so easy for kids to spend entire evenings on the couch while their parents run around preparing dinner and doing the washing. In many cases, there’s little to motivate children into doing anything constructive – least of all, to exercise and stay in shape. Getting any newbie to engage with exercise and […]

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    • Celebrity examples work wonders for Catherine Jane Pennington and her Total Bootcamp
    • Celebrity examples work wonders for Catherine Jane Pennington and her Total Bootcamp

      Posted on April 9, 2013

      While many parents accuse today’s celebrities of being poor role models, a few famous faces have been encouraging their young admirers to get into shape by taking part in fitness ‘bootcamps’. With the rate at which technology is currently integrating itself into the everyday lives of young people, it’s easy to see why many children […]

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    • Signs of heart disease present in obese children
    • Signs of heart disease present in obese children

      Posted on July 29, 2012

      According to a study published in Archives of Disease in Childhood journal, two thirds of obese children exhibit a problem with their health which is a contributor to heart disease. High cholesterol, blood sugar and high blood pressure may already be present by 12 years of age.

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  • Anger as killers of James Bulger holiday abroad

    Filed under: News — Posted by: Linda on April 6, 2011

    In February 1993, a pair of schoolboys committed one of the worst and most unforgivable acts ever when they murdered a two year old boy. Robert Thompson and Jon Venables, who were ten years old at the time, (more…)

    CSA hound infertile man for 16 years

    Filed under: News — Posted by: Linda on April 5, 2011

    The Child Support Agency have spent the last 16 years chasing a man who has proved that he is infertile, for maintenance payments. James MacLetchie has been hounded “to the point of bankruptcy”, even though doctors confirmed that he couldn’t be the father of the child. When James married his ex wife Roberta, she was already pregnant. When her son was born, James MacLetchie’s name was entered on the birth certificate. Doctors had (more…)

    Schools given powers to control pupils

    Filed under: News — Posted by: Linda on April 4, 2011

    New guidance has been published by the government, which gives head teachers the power to file criminal charges against school children who make false accusations against teachers. It is thought that over a quarter of all teachers have faced false accusations from a pupil during their career. Under the current guidance, a teacher faces instant suspension if accused by a pupil. It will now be presumed that (more…)

    Mum finally holds her baby on Mother’s Day

    Filed under: News — Posted by: Linda on April 3, 2011

    A young mum strolls along the beach in Ireland, holding her baby in her arms and remembering the heartache of the last year. Kerry McDougall, aged 18, has mild learning difficulties which gave social workers reason to believe that she wasn’t able to get married or care for her baby. The fact that her learning difficulties are a result of having a cleft palate as a child which caused her to miss school, seemed to have no bearing on the case. Kerry had been brought up by her grandmother, after (more…)

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