Online grooming offences rose during lockdown, police reveal

Online child grooming offences rose during lockdown with more than 13 crimes committed every day, with half involving Facebook apps, according to police figures.  The number of grooming crimes increased by 13 per cent to 1,220 during the three months of lockdown,...

How to re-socialise our children after lockdown

But parenting experts stress two things: that although the report suggests children’s experience of lockdown was determined in large part by how much quality family time they were able to have, parents should not blame themselves for their child regressing; and,...

What essential shops are open during lockdown?

Can I still go to the dentist?  Unlike the previous lockdown, dentists will remain open and will continue to welcome patients for routine appointments. This move comes after the Prime Minister encouraged people not to neglect their NHS appointments, despite the severe...