How to celebrate Chinese New Year in lockdown + lantern craft activity

The Wandering Mother Blog | Chinese New Year Craft Activities

Chinese New Year & Lunar New Year (Friday 12th February 2021) Chinese New Year is also known as the Lunar New Year, Spring Festival or Tết (Vietnamese). It is greatly celebrated worldwide by those of Chinese and Asian heritage. It’s like the equivalent to celebrating January 1st but following the lunar (moon) calendar… yes, that’s […]

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Inspirational Actors You Won’t Believe That Are Over 65

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These inspirational actors are not only young at heart, they still look it too. It’s quite hard to tell how old they really are. But when you take a closer look at the number of years they’ve been gracing our screens, you can get an inkling of their age. Age UK Mobility recently released an […]

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Natasha Kaplinsky to host star-studded virtual event to benefit Barnardo’s

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Broadcaster Natasha Kaplinsky will host an evening of festive song and spoken word to raise money for Barnardo’s as part of the charity’s Christmas campaign, known as ‘Kidsmas’. The Kidsmas Live event will be broadcast from St. John’s Smith Square on December 1 and will feature virtual performances from several of the charity’s children’s choir […]

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Black Pound Day: 6 businesses I’m recommending this November…

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BLACK POUND DAY: NOVEMBER 7 This year seems to be flying by… I can’t believe how quickly the year has gone! Honestly, it’s all been a blur – most days seem to blend into each other and I can’t make out whether it’s the start of the week or the end of the week. Black […]

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Greenwich Dance receives lifeline grant from Government’s £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund

The Greenwich Mummy Blog | Greenwich Dance - Up My Street Online

Greenwich Dance has been awarded £192,820 as part of the Government’s £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund (CRF) to help face the challenges of the coronavirus pandemic and to ensure they have a sustainable future, the Culture Secretary announced on Saturday 17 October. Greenwich Dance is one of 588 cultural and creative organisations across the country […]

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Black Pound Day: 5 businesses I’m recommending this month…

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BLACK POUND DAY: SEPTEMBER 5 That’s another month gone already! Last Black Pound Day: August I listed five wonderful businesses where you could put your money to good use. This month, I’ve got another five lined up for you. Same again, each of the businesses are from a different category but check out Black Pound Day’s […]

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