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Parents urged to buy their children's Halloween costumes from responsible retailers - Tenby Observer

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Parents urged to buy their children's Halloween costumes from responsible retailers
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Parents are being urged to ensure they are shopping with responsible retailers in the run-up to Halloween. The potential danger of children's Halloween costumes has been in the spotlight following the horror suffered by Claudia Winkleman and her ...

Where are you buying your kids Halloween costume from? - 2BR

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Where are you buying your kids Halloween costume from?
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Accidents involving children's Halloween costumes can happen very quickly – they only need to come briefly into contact with a candle or other naked flame for disaster to strike. “The potentially-horrific injuries can leave lifelong scars, and not ...
Parents urged to buy Halloween costumes from reputable retailersThe News

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Preston gran made to feel like a 'pervert' by leisure centre staff - Lancashire Evening Post

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Preston gran made to feel like a 'pervert' by leisure centre staff
Lancashire Evening Post
The Ramplings' story is the latest in a long line of incidents which critics say are down to over-zealous policing of Britain's child safeguarding rules. Parents banned from nativity plays, sports days ... Kite-flying has also been outlawed in a ...

Parents urged to buy Halloween costumes from reputable retailers - The News

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Parents urged to buy Halloween costumes from reputable retailers
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The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) has been working with the British Retail Consortium (BRC) and its members to develop a new testing standard for the flammability of children's dress-up costumes, which goes beyond the current ...

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Adopted baby Elsie Scully-Hicks 'was injured as if she'd been in a car crash' - The Times

News from Google - October 20, 2017 - 17:02

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Adopted baby Elsie Scully-Hicks 'was injured as if she'd been in a car crash'
The Times
Asked by Paul Lewis QC, prosecuting, what level of trauma would cause such injuries, Dr Bonshek replied: “For accidental causes one is talking of severe motor vehicle accidents, falls from heights, (or) in cases when a child has been accidentally ...
Elsie Scully-Hicks jury hears 999 calls by father accused of her murderThe Guardian

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Eighth toddler crushed to death by recalled IKEA dresser - International Business Times UK

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Eighth toddler crushed to death by recalled IKEA dresser
International Business Times UK
The parents of a toddler crushed to death by a falling IKEA dresser are set to sue the company, just under a year since the furniture giant paid out $50m (£38m) to the families of three children in the US who suffered similar fates. A lawyer for the ...

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