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Topshop’s Spring/Summer 2017 London Fashion Week Collection Available To Buy Pre-Season

Topshop’s forthcoming spring/summer 2017 collection will be available to buy straight off the London Fashion Week runway. The fashion brand has announced it will be implementing a new Runway-to-Retail initiative, which means a “carefully selected” edit of Topshop Unique pieces will be available to buy immediately after the show. Mary Homer, Managing Director, Topshop, said: “Bringing…

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Parents To Receive Peer-To-Peer Guidance On How To Look After Children’s Mental Health

Parents of teenagers will work with other families to pass on advice about how to look after their children’s mental health, for a new project being launched by a school.  Highgate School, in London, has call on parents of sixth-form students to pass on guidance about sex, relationships, social media and even sleep. The scheme was…

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NHS Maternity Wards To Be Rated As Part Of Jeremy Hunt’s Plan To Improve Care For Mums And Babies

Jeremy Hunt has announced plans to improve the safety of maternity care in the NHS, with the aim halving stillbirths and neonatal deaths by 2030. NHS maternity wards across England will be given ratings relating to the frequency of accidents and the health prospects of expectant mothers, to allow parents-to-be to compare services. The Department…

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#WeWearWhatWeWant Photos Prove Plus Size Fashion Rules Are Made To Be Broken

Women are sharing photos of themselves wearing clothes they’ve ben told aren’t ‘suitable’ for their body type with the hashtag #WeWearWhatWeWant. Whether it’s a crop top, denim shorts or a bikini. These ladies are proving that when it comes to fashion, the “rules” are made to be broken. The trend was started on 23 July, by Simone Mariposa,…

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Victoria’s Secret Model Leomie Anderson Launches Clothing Line Featuring Sexual Consent Slogans

Leomie Anderson has launched a range of clothing designed to empower young women. The London-born model, who has walked the runway for Victoria’s Secret and Yeezy, hopes the line of T-shirts will send the message that it’s “cool to say no”. Her, aptly named, ‘Consent Collection’ includes slogans like “Lol Nah” and “You Tried”. The designs…

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Ashley Graham Proves Curvy Women Can Do High Fashion Too

Ashley Graham has hit a major milestone in her modelling career, posing for a high fashion editorial with Fashion Unfiltered. Sharing a sneak peek with her 2.6 million Instagram followers, Graham wrote: “And they said I wasn’t an editorial girl… #slay #beautybeyondsize.” The photo, below, shows the 28-year-old posing nude with minimal makeup and a…

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Davina McCall On How Workplaces Are Letting Down Parents And Her Plan To Campaign For Crèches

Davina McCall believes there is one major issue standing between many mothers and their dream careers: a lack of workplace childcare. “At some point in my life I will start campaigning for crèches in the workplace,” she told The Huffington Post UK. “I literally cannot work if I don’t think my kids are happy and I…

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Parents Urged To Protect Children Against Flu This Winter In ‘Largest Ever’ Flu Vaccination Drive

Parents are being urged to vaccinate their children against flu this winter in the “largest ever” flu vaccine drive.  Public Health England (PHE) states more than four million children are being offered the vaccine this year, which is 600,000 more than last year. The vaccine, a free nasal spray, is offered to two- to four-year-olds,…

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