Tag Archive: alcohol

Sep 26

Britain’s biggest drinks company is accused of ‘targeting children’

Diageo has commissioned a multi-million-pound campaign that will see vodka advertisements appear on Facebook, where tens of thousands of youngsters visit every day Facebook insists the advertisements will be displayed only on areas of the site that cannot be seen by anyone under 18. But we all know that Facebook has no way of preventing children …

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Mar 10

Teenage Independence

Teenagers. A minefield of challenges and parenting struggles. Here are a few situations which friends have related to me about their teenage children. We’d love to hear your thoughts and suggestions on how to handle these teenage dilemas… Yesterday when I met a friend of mine she was all fired up about her 14 year …

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Oct 18

What do you fear most?

A MORI poll of 1000 parents was asked what element of safety they most feared for their children They said: Road safety – drink driving Unable to get a job – lack of focus Computer games / Internet – peer pressure Victim of street crime/physical violence Friends who are a bad influence Abuse by an …

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