Competitions


Competitions



Here is a List and Links to my Current Running Competitions -
Coming soon...






172 comments:

  1. Thanks for amazing comp exciting

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  2. Such lovely giveaways here thanks

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  4. thanks for hosting all these fab competitions

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  5. Awesome prizes

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  6. Amazing competitions and great prizes ! Thanks enjoy entering them

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  7. this is great have really enjoyed looking around your blog

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  8. Thanks for all the great giveaways.

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  9. Great giveaways ��

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  10. great competition

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  11. Love the competitions and the blog!

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  12. Wish I could enter Peppa Pig wall sticker competition. As great prize. Also this is Peppa Pig week. Not on social media. Great when competitions are open to all. Looking forward to more competitions, nice that blog lets us know what prize competitions will be available soon.


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  13. thank you for running fantastic competitions

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  14. Wonderful competitions thank you.

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  15. Sounds like a great bundle of comps!

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  16. I'd love to go with my partner, as we're always looking out for new / safer products.

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  17. Thanks for running all your wonderful giveaways :-)

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  18. Thank you for sharing ,lovely blog . x

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  19. Fabulous giveaways! Thank you :) x

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  20. Thank you for your blog and all these fabulous giveaways! 😀

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  21. Your little girl is so cute! These are really nice giveaways. Thank you for the opportunity to learn about the products and win them! :-)

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  22. Hubby & I would love to play Catchphrase.....we think Stehen Mulhern is fab!

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  23. Ooooh some pretty fab competitions on here. I must remember to come back.

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  24. Michelle smith4 March 2018 at 21:21

    Amazing giveaways

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  25. Wondering what will be Coming Soon. A preview is nice ( a lovely treat).

    Rachel Craig

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  26. Just recently viewed / witnessed a truly Beautiful sunrise.

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  27. Curiosity :- I am Wondering what will be Coming Soon. I love previews,, Comming Attractions in the Cinema, etc :- Wow, So Exciting!

    Blog can be so interesting, I love when you share arts and crafts, learning activities, outings, adventures, etc. Thanks!

    Rachel Craig

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  28. I recently watched a tv programme in which Fern Britton shared her experience of having had sepsis in 2016. She thanked the staff (NHS :- National Health Services) who she stated had saved her life. She spoke to the Consultant, and asked her how she managed to determine the diagnosis :- Which then led to plan /s and interventions which provided cure, and saved Fern.

    The Consultant stated that she had been taught the Three W's in regards to Sepsis :- Wind, Water and Wound. Having heard that Fern had recently had an operation (hysterectomy) , thus then knowing and thinking of Wound :- She considered Sepsis as a possible diagnosis.

    Made me wonder what Aftercare Advice are patients given post-operatively. As has there not been recent campaigns to increase Awareness of Sepsis. Maybe a Review is necessary.

    The Consultant explained to Fern that the Tree W's related to :- Wind :- Lungs ; Water :- Urinary tract; Wound :- Post-operative, Trauma. These being the possible initial site /s of infection.

    Wondering how aware clients,, patients, parents, Carers, Public are in regards to Risk Factors. What to look out for. When to seek Medical attention, and how to do so, aiming to give important relevant information in a clear, concise, and timely manner. As prompt appropriate diagnosis and treatment is essential, and impacts on outcomes.

    Fern Britton I believe is a Great Presenter. Maybe she will join the Campaign to increase Awareness of Sepsis. I believe she could be a Great Ambassador, people are likely to listen to her, and she could make a positive impact.

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  29. Community Spirit.

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  30. Loving the selection of subjects covered and great competitions too.

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  31. Care in the Community :- What does it consist of. Neighbours used to know one another years ago. As lifestyle were different. Older people could be assisted by friends and relatives who lived nearby. Maybe some shopping, etc.

    British Royal family seems to have plans to have "the firm" living nearby:- Whithin Kensington Palace, or near abouts. Why? As seems there must be reasons for this forward planning.

    Yet surely those who are poor :- Whether it be financially, Health, Spirit, Energy, Security, Safety, etc. Are those who require a Wealthy, Healthy, Spiritual, Energetic, Secure, Safe, Environment / Community / Network. Much needs to be done to improve the Wellbeing, Welfare, of Communities. Community Spirit, Community Bonding, Employment, Leisure, Recreational Opportunities, etc.

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  32. Mike Astley has bought House of Fraser stores. What will this mean for the employees of these stores. Given his history :- Billionaire. Employer who employees individuals on zero hours contracts (work contract with no guaranteed hours of work :- Does this mean employees expected to be constantly available for work with this employer. Yet no guaranteed income? Food, Shelter ( a flat, house, home), etc, etc :- As these cost money.)

    Homelessness. Starvation. Poverty.Risk of increasing crime rate ( Dickenson's time, some had to steal from market stall (e.g. Apple). Yet if / when caught and reprimanded :- Sent to Prison for theft. Criminal record :- Employers not keen to employ criminal / ex- criminal.

    What is Mike Astley and similar Employers impacting onto Society / Communities.


    Meanwhile some others who have finances :- Billionaires, Millionaires, etc are practising Philanthropy:- In an attempt to improve Communities.

    Morals Matter.

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    1. Mike Ashley. Who owns Sports Direct.

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    2. Meant Dickens i.e. Charles Dickens.

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  33. Philanthropy :- Does it exist? Examples welcome. As historically apparently rich people paid for parks, hospitals, monuments, etc. Often their name would be on plaques and monuments etc. Andrew Carnegie is one example of a historical philanthropist, any more. What about any modern day Philanthropists?

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  34. Recently watched Who Do You Think You Are? :- Robert Rinder (Judge Robert Rinder). An episode that is really worth watching. For me seems to support the saying "Experience Maketh the Man ".

    How I hope that people can live in harmony, build communities. Be kind. Offer Employment (living wage, fair employment conditions,etc). Offer Opportunities.

    Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs shows basic needs, which when added to can enable an individual to Reach their Potential :- Just as is mentioned via TV ( Government) adverts ( which do not mention means of Reaching Potential, which surely must be via Opportunities).

    Some of Robert's relatives had hard times which had an impact. Yet one that through Opportunity following great harshness led to better looking for future generations. Still the memories must have lived on within him (unspoken memories). Which Robert uncovers during his investigations.
    Enlightening programme.

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  35. Looking should be Living. As Robert was exploring / investigating his Great - Grandfather's life history. He also investigated Grandfather on the other side of the family. Who unfortunately suffered ill health following negative childhood experience ( the memories likely returned in adulthood). Though health treatment was sought, he never recovered. Maybe due to limitations of the time / times.

    Seems Social Life, Community Life is important in Shaping our future. Influences our Health, Wellbeing, etc.

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  36. Wondering if Aretha Franklin legacy is that she reached her Potential. What a Wonderful singer. People will continue to enjoy listening to her songs for ever.

    Will her descendants recieive a fee from future sales of her songs? If so, then she has left an ongoing financial legacy for her family / descendants. Maybe they also may be able to reach their Potential. Through having access to some finances which can act as an enabler / enablement.

    Thankfully Aretha was able to make use of her Wonderful voice and love of music.

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  37. Tonight's News mentioned Funeral Poverty. Seems such a dilemma / ISSUE for an individual / family / group / community to be left with. Death can have a huge impact :- Grief takes time to deal with, it is a process. Debt related to the loss ( Bereavement) can be an added element to deal with. Death itself can be a natural process, unexpected, tragic, etc. Circumstances can vary so much.

    Bevan had planned and hoped Care to be "From Cradle to Grave ". Including basic funeral to be covered by Public Funding ( Taxes, National Comtributions), Public may agree this idea (hope, plan) seems to be Caring, Compassionate, Considerate, and a worthwhile cause. All do some work (contribute), so that all can be provided with Care and Compassion in their time of need.

    Added "extras" could be paid for:- If so desired. Possibly through a variety of ways. Insurance, Savings, Investments, Gift / Gifting / Crowdfunding, etc. As individual may wish to be able to provide for a tea / refreshments for family, friends, etc. Family, friends, etc may wish to send floral tributes. There may be a desire for particular type of car /s, hearse, Horses, etc, etc :- These are all added extras.

    Later a headstone / tombstone may be sought out to mark a grave, and acknowledge deceased.

    A memorial may be a wish for some. Maybe a bench, a tree, etc. These are long term, and may remind us of the life cycle. The memorial may be of benefit to many, a community and possibly beyond.

    So death can lead to much financial costs. Yet a time of loss, bereavement, may be dealing with a crisis, etc.

    May be that for some all this is too much, bereavement process inhibited / interrupted through so much to deal with. This surely may well lead to Depression. Health surely is important and should be supported and encouraged.

    Funeral Debt I hope is something which our Government eradicates.

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  38. Searching for Mum :- TV programme, a series on BBC 2. I was saddened to see woman visiting graveside in India. She was looking for her birth parents graves. Luckily she had found assistance, yet she was upset, saddened and crying at the results she found. Mother's grave had cross, but not her mum's name. Interpreter told her meaning of what was written on the cross. They then went onto seek out her birth father's grave. She initially thought there was an error. As grave marker / stone gave information of another person. On discussion with assistant:- She was told after her birth father's burial, burial plot sold on, and the person mentioned was buried in the plot.

    Seems "Paupers graves ", reason for no mention of (birth parents) their remains being buried there. Background and Family History can be important to people / individuals.

    Can recall watching "Who Do You Think You Are?". Some people / Celebrities have found graves of family members:- No grave marker / stone. They also were saddened and emotional at such circumstances / findings.

    Searching for Mum is interesting, seems to be visiting a different country each week. Week 1 was Stri Lanka. Week 2 India.

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  39. Nice that Prince Philip has managed to get to Balmoral. Maybe the Royal Family will spend some family time with the Queen there. Prior to returning to Nursery, School, Employment, Royal Duties, Etc following Summer Holiday Season.

    Wonder if they include pets, or leave them behind to be cared for. As pets can be so much part of family life, and good
    for children:- Instill a sense of Responsibility, Caring, Respect, Unconditional Love, etc.

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  40. Have been watching Royal Recipes on BBC 1. Oh! I do feel hungry, the food looked so delicious, nutritious , filling / satisfying.

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  41. As I previously mentioned have enjoyed watching Royal Recipes on BBC 1. Have been wondering if the Royal family/ ies make use of local produce. As I believe it has been mentioned that there were some plans for Kate Middleton to have vegetable plot. Wondering who sees to any plots / plants whilst the Royal family are otherwise occupied (e.g. Royal duties, abroad, school / nursery run, pregnant, maternity leave, charitable events, attending polo match, Christening, family wedding, on holiday, etc, etc). As seems Kate and members of the Royal family have little to no time to tend to vegetable plot, etc.

    They may have staff who regularly tend to plot / plants. Would be nice to acknowledge work done, and by whom. Opportunity for the children to learn from those with knowledge, skills and experience :- Those regularly tending the plants.

    Can recall a family friend who made use of a small piece of land at the side of his home to grow potatoes. He was very successful in doing so. He occasionally tried growing other vegetables, which unfortunately weren't as successful. His family benefited from his hobby and working the land.

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  42. 10 / 09 /2018 Suicide Prevention Day.

    Online information states aim is to increase Awareness.

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  43. September is Pain Awareness Month.

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  44. I was Delighted at story / news told on Channel 5 News at 5 Friday 14/09/2018. A Teaching Assistant had started a Project involving her students :- She named the project "Downright Beautiful ". She photographed them modelling, which they loved. They have Downs Syndrome, and they enjoyed the opportunity that they were given. The photographs look great, as they all look so happy :- Smiling.

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  45. Grandparents Day :- Sunday 07th October 2018.

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  46. Heard on the news that this week is :- National Work / Life Balance Week.

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  47. 10/10/2018 World Porridge Day.

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  48. Old People's Home For 4 Year Olds, Channel 4 :- Interesting programme.

    Rachel Craig

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  49. Recent reading :- All That Remains A Life in Death by Sue Black. Interesting adult read.

    Rachel Craig

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  50. All Hallows' Eve.

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  51. All Saints Day.

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  52. Day of the Innocents.

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  53. November 02nd 2018 Day of the Dead ( Mexico) Celebrate Ancestors.

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  54. Saturday 03rd November 2018 National Sandwich Day.

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  55. Church service today :- All Saints Day ( which was 01 November).


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  56. 11/11/2018 Remembrance Sunday ( 100 years)

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  57. Tv news stated that this is anti - bullying week.

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  58. Hoping now that Prince Charles is officially 70 years old ( his birthday being 14th November) that the Celebrations and news reports of his 70th birthday being this year ends. News is only new the first time, seems like news reports and Celebrations started in January 2018.

    Rachel Craig

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  59. Yesterday :- Monday 19/11/2018 was International Men's Day.

    Rachel Craig

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  60. Movember. :- Fiancé growing a moustache in support of Movember. November, a month to encourage men to be aware and take care of their health.

    Rachel Craig

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  61. 21/11/2018 COPD (Chronic Obstructive Airways Disease) Awareness Day.

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  62. Panorama The Great Implant Scandal :- Certainly worth watching. Informative. Available via iplayer.

    Rachel Craig

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  63. On searching the internet for information regarding Hogmanay, I came across information regarding Handsel Day (Gifting Day). First I had come across such information :- This year Handsel Day is Monday 07th January 2019.

    Rachel Craig

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  64. Nice to see some giveaways, and coming soon giveaways.

    Good Deeds Day 07th April 2019.

    Rachel Craig

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  65. January 24th 2019 National Compliment Day.

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  66. January :- National Oatmeal Month.

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  67. January :- National Hot Tea Month.

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  68. January :- National Blood Donor Month.

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  69. January :- National Soup Month.

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  70. January 31st 2019 was National Inspire Your Heart with Art Day.

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  71. January 28th 2019 was National Have Fun at Work Day. Does anyone have any stories / information which they can share in regards to " Fun at Work "?

    Rachel Craig

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  72. February 14th 2019 National Book Giving Day.

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  73. February 25th - March 03rd 2019 You Can Care Week. #YouCanCare

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  74. February 25th - March 10th 2019 Fairtrade Fortnight.

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  75. 04th - 10th February 2019 :- Tinnitus Awareness Week. Theme :- Tinnitus and Isolation.

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  76. Recent tv programme topic Care. It started with informing us of staff shortages within the Care (system) sector. Then went on to ask us to consider:- How to encourage / motivate individuals to go to work and provide effective Care within the Care (system).

    It did mention that money (finances) are a motivating factor (influence).

    Seems that there is no motivation / encouragement / incentives to work within the Care (system). Culture of aspiring to have a lifestyle similar to the British Royal Family, or Celebrities not conducive to producing individuals with genuine Caring nature.

    Also seems like employment within the Care sector may well be viewed as low or lowly. When individuals are aspiring towards:- Limelight, Recognition, Wealth, Power, Influencial, Awards, etc.

    Review seems necessary. What is the history of the Care (system) sector? Media is reporting on historical abuse within the Care (system) :- It could well be that this is having an impact on how it is viewed presently. As who would want to work within a sector (system) which has / is (as historical abuse being dealt with presently) tainted with negativity:- Abuse, Neglect, etc.

    Seems much needs to be done in an attempt to meet the needs of the needy. How can this be done? Especially within a modern culture of seeking out Wealth, Riches, Power, Influence, Recognition, etc.

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  77. Recent media reports have stated that there will be investigation into the deaths of individuals (babies, child and adult) from infections within some hospitals. One of the circumstances to be reviewed is that of the deaths of a child and an adult at the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital in Glasgow, Scotland, UK. Sadly it seems that the infection got access via ventilation system. Pigeons dropping seems to have got into the ventilation system via the roof of the hospital. It is known for pigeons to rest / congregate on rooftops, window sills, ledgings. A relatively new hospital :- "Teething Problems "? Unfortunately with deadly outcome.

    A review looking at the initial planning of the new build (i.e. The Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, Glasgow, Scotland, UK). As it is likely that there were many planning meeting, with a range of professionals involved in the discussions and planning. Such a major investment needs to be thoroughly considered prior to implementation / build started. Therefore a thorough review seems relevant in order to "Learn Lessons ", Make More Effective use of Public Funds in regards to future new builds :- Hospital /s and other builds. "Protection of the Public ", "Infection Control ", Health and Safety ", etc.

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  78. Friday 15th February 2019 (3rd Friday in February, annually) National Caregivers Day.

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  79. May 2 annually :- Brothers and Sisters Day. ( Siblings).

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  80. March 5th 2019 Shrove Tuesday / Pancake Day.
    Wonderful event at one of our local churches, was organised collectively by several church parishes ministers, etc.
    Hope everyone had an enjoyable Pancake Day.

    Rachel Craig

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  81. Happy Saint Patrick's Day.

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  82. Friday 29th March 2019 is Wear a Hat Day.

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  83. 30th March 2019 :- World Bipolar Day.

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  84. Martin Lewis on tv today, This Morning. Topic being Childcare, seems Childcare financial complex even for Martin Lewis. "Children are our Future". So seems Government, Authorities, Businesses could, and probably should be working better together in order to provide :- Safe, Healthy, as well as Open, Honest, Transparent Effective system for Childcare. Though seems this is required for older people also. As we have been told that there has been a rise in the aged population. More people are living with a number of health conditions. Equality and Diversity :- Would seem that " Everyone Matters". How can needs be met? Who Evaluates Care Provision? As seems these ISSUES need discussion, clarity, and addressed (dealt with effectively, as well as efficiently).

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  85. April 2019 National Pet Month (30th year)

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  86. 10th April 2019 Mational Siblings Day.

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  87. 11th April 2019 :- World Parkinson's Day.

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  88. Palm Sunday.

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  89. Recent News Reports :- Regarding Fire at Notre Dame, Paris, France. Disappointed that though there was mention of one firefighter being injured. That was all that was mentioned in regards to human life, injury, health impact due to the incident.

    It seems that renovation work has increased Fire Risk at the historic building. So it seems that there is a NEED for an inquiry. As the Public NEED to be Protected from Risks. If Risk level is Increased :- Does that not mean that Public Protection NEEDS to be Increased. The Public, and the Public's Health NEED to be Valued and Protected in my Opinion.

    Hoping the Firefighter is on the mend. My thoughts are with and on the firefighter, family and friends, etc.

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  90. Maundy Thursday.

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  91. Good Friday.

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  92. Easter Sunday.

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  93. 21st April. Queen Elizabeth II real / actual / true birthday.

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  94. Been watching Miriam's Dead Good Adventures. Seems life is for living, i.e. It is quality of life which matters for us all.

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  95. April 22nf - 26th :- Experience of Care week 2019.

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  96. April :- Mational Pet Month.

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  97. 25th April was DNA Day.

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  98. National Gardening Week 2019

    Theme :- Encouraging Everyone to Grow their Own (Edible Food from the Garden)


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  99. First Sunday in May. Wasn't it traditional to Celebrate :- New outfit for attending church. Maybe related to time of year, plant growth, a time of renewal?

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  100. Nurses Day 12th May 2019. Theme :- Body, Mind Spirit.

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    1. Sunday 12th May 2019 is also Mothers Day ( USA :- United States of America).

      Maybe the Royal family will Celebrate. As Meghan is from America, and it has been mentioned that baby Sussex may have dual nationality ( British and American).


      Happy Mothers Day!

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  101. 6 - 12th May 2019 is Deaf Awareness Week.

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  102. 7th May 2019 is World Asthma Day. Aim :- To increase awareness.

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  103. 6 - 12th May 2019 Deaf Awareness Week. Theme :- Role Models. Maybe Princess Alice of Battenburg would / could be considered suitable. She was born deaf (congenital deafness), yet she learnt to lip read, and leant a number of languages. Maybe others should / could be encouraged / facilitated to do the same, or similar. As great achievement. Communication is a beneficial skill to learn / attain.

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  104. Deaf Awareness Week. Theme :- Role Models. Maybe Helen Keller, who was deafblind and her teacher Anne Sullivan could / should be considered. As their relationship as student and teacher enabled great achievements. Anne Sullivan facilitated Helen's learning and communication. The film The Miracle Worker has been enjoyed by many viewers, and it depicts how Helen began to understand and communicate, even though she was deaf and blind.

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  105. Now that Prince Harry and Meghan have their baby. Given that Meghan is American (born in America) :- I would expect that they will be Celebrating Mothers Day ( American) which is on Sunday 12th March 2019. It is also Nurses Day ( as Florence Nightingale was born on 12th March).

    Maybe within UK we will be Celebrating Events both British and American, or even International Events. As we have a society which consists of people from all over the world (originate from other countries, nations).

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  106. It seems that Sunday 12th May 2019 is Children's Day (UK)
    Mothers Day (USA)
    Nurses Day ( Florence Nightingale was born 12th May)


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  107. Dying Matters Week :- Thursday, theme :- Supporting Those who are estranged from family / are alone.

    Mental Haelth Awareness Week.

    Zero Suicide Alliance, this was mentioned this week on a BBC programme.


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  108. 26th May 2019 National Sorry Day ( Australia), Worth browsing Internet for historical background to this .

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  109. 13 - 19th May 2019 Mental Health Awareness Week.

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  110. I believe this is Brain Injury Awaerness Week 20 - 26th May 2019. The theme :- Fatigue / "Brain Drain", Fact that brain fatigue is a symptom following brain injury. Aim being to increase awareness. Probably in order to facilitate care, support, empathy, etc.

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  111. Was having a browse on Internet in regards to Baby Shower :- Origins, etc. Thought origins America. Seems there is a similar theme in varies countries. Came across Diaper Party, which is a Celebration for Dad to be :- Seems nice, and appropriate that Dad to be can Celebrate and acknowledge his change in circumstance. Dads historically were seen to be the providers, probably protectors. Nowadays :- New Man, they are allowed to be caring, show empathy, etc. Equality, seems to be evolving / developing for the male / man in our society / culture.

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  112. 26th May 2019 :- Sorry Day (Australia).

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    1. Has got me thinking if Australian authorities have apologised ( Given a Formal apology to the people / Public) over Adoption scandal. In this case / situation :- Over forced adoption of children of Aboriginal mothers ( maybe families) Aboriginals being a minority group within Australia I believe at the time. Whites being a much larger population group within Australia at that time from what I have heard and read via the Internet. Have other countries / nations apologised for the adoption scandals, etc which occurred within their domain / area.

      As Stolen Babies (True Movies film), and I believe there have been documentaries covering the topic also. Georgia Tann ( a social worker) sold babies for adoption. Telling their biological / real / genetic / birth mother/s that the baby had died. I believe that a Judge (female) was also implicated / involved in that scandal. Anyone interested would be able to 'surf the net' (explore the Internet) for the facts of the case.

      Philomena (a film starring Dame Judi Dench) is about adoption scandal in Ireland.

      There may well be other countries / areas that have also had similar scandals. I may return to Internet to clarify :- Out of curiosity.

      Apology seems appropriate. Making recompense seems also appropriate. As individuals, families, etc will have been traumatised. Also what about reconnecting children / grown adults with their original / genetic relatives. Compensation :- That is something that mayhe should also have been considered / offered.


      Celebrate that Australia chose to apologise for past transgressions. An act of courtesy :- Maybe.

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  113. Carers Week 10th - 15th June 2019

    Theme :- Connecting Carers.

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  114. 1- 7 June 2019 Volunteer Appreciation Week.

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  115. 11/06/2019 was Empathy Day.

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  116. Refugee Week.

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  117. Child Protection :- BBC reporting this morning that Tik Tok have appealed to children to send them money for promises, etc. "Gift Baiting" was the term which was used.

    Liam Fee Child Abuse case :- Parents imprisoned, initially in same prison ( which was their preference ). Now in separate prisons ( as many would expect. As they were a partnership involved in criminality / abuse). The two other older boys who had been in the household with the Fees, hopefully they are well and well cared for (no news, confidentiality, etc). Authorities, etc :- Has anything changed, improved? How are sickness / absence levels? Are they published? As one possible reason for "missed opportunities" was that Social Worker allocated to Fees ("caseload") went on sick leave, and no other member of staff took the Fee case onto their caseload, it appears neither was it passed to senior staff for review / reallocation, etc.

    Who spoke out about concerns :- It seems that Childminder did. So maybe we should acknowledge her " True Caring Attitude" in aiming to Protect / gain Child Protection for Liam Fee ( a young child in NEED, yet there were two others also residing with the Fees. Childminder :- I Thank You for Your Appropriate actions in Voicing Your Concerns. It seems that You Did Highlight these Concerns to the Appropriate Service, etc. Maybe those services require a Full Review, in an attempt to Improve.

    Everyone Matters. Quality of Life is Important. Kindness, Caring, Sharing, Love, Compassion, Empathy, etc may well need to be encouraged within Communities, Enviroments, Society, Authorities, etc, etc. Morals, Values, etc, etc.

    Best Wishes!

    Rachel Craig

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  118. Sebastien Parvy31 July 2019 at 07:54

    Great opportunity, thank you (you may need s pam filter, there are weird comments here)

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