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2010-10-01 11:16:00

BLACKBURN, England, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Promethean, the interactive learning technology business, is launching 'Give Every Child a Voice', a recycling campaign among Scottish schools to support the NSPCC's ChildLine, the 24 hours-a-day helpline for children and young people.

2008-12-03 03:00:00

LONDON, December 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Around 2 billion cards and letters will be collected and delivered in the run up to Christmas Eve, and 750,000 of these letters will be addressed to one very special person with a big job to do for children - yes, they're all letters to Santa! Now parents and carers, grandparents and family friends can sprinkle some Christmas magic - and help support the NSPCC (http://www.nspcc.org.uk/santa) - by arranging for a personalised Letter from Santa to be...

2008-10-21 13:04:48

An NSPCC poll suggests that three out of four children have seen images on the Internet they found disturbing.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.