I don’t care about fines – I’m not sending my boy, 10, back to school, kids have germs & ‘safety bubbles’ can burst

The government thinks it’s OK to send all the kids back into school at the same time but 30 children together is far too many and kids won’t be able to stay in their bubbles after schools – there’ll be so much mixing and transmission.

Guam boy, 10, dies as Covid outbreak threatens country’s health system

The 1,156 infections from the ship are not counted in Guam’s domestic total, but Guam officials have publicly detailed nearly 250 military-linked cases on the island, including 35 airmen who went to local restaurants, raising concerns about military personnel as vectors for the virus.

Calls to increase child benefit by £10 a week to support families at risk of redundancy

Becky O’Connor, personal finance specialist at Royal London, said: “Thousands of parents who had written off child benefit because of the High Income Child Benefit Charge may find they can claim it again without having to pay the charge, as a result of falls in income.

DNA reveals dad of 13-year-old’s baby wasn’t boy, 10, but teen later accused of rape

But reports in Russia citing law enforcement say police DNA tests on her daughter Emilia have shown the father is a teenage boy who Darya, now 14, had later accused of rape.

Teen Mom 2 star Kailyn Lowry gives birth to her fourth child: ‘We are all healthy and so in love’

‘Things have been so different this time around — it’s weird knowing the sex of this baby & trying to solidify a name so he doesn’t go nameless like Lux did + my anxiety is through the roof. I’m scared of doing anything wrong,’ she wrote at the time, though she didn’t speed up the […]

What age do child benefits stop? Here’s how you could still be entitled to tax credits

You must also tell the Child Benefit Office if they take any breaks from education or training after 16.

Boris faces Tory revolt over sweeping new ‘rule of six’ restrictions as Nicola Sturgeon saves Christmas in Scotland by imposing same social gathering rules – but NOT including children under 12 in the limit

In a grim assessment of the slog to come, Prof Whitty said: ‘Everybody I think in the country will know, and it has been widely reported that the period over autumn and winter, which is the period when all respiratory viruses have an advantage because people crowd together, more things are done indoors amongst other […]

The best Christmas gifts for boyfriends 2020: What to get your other half this year

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BEL MOONEY: No, no, no! I’m having Christmas for 14 – and no puffed-up Covid marshal will stop me

My children were weaned on such family celebrations, their spouses love the way we ‘do’ the feast and they want their own children to have the same. To see four generations sitting around our dining table is… yes… like a sacrament to me. The holy festival is also a celebration of family life, symbolised in […]

The best Christmas gifts for girlfriends 2020: What to get your lucky lady

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