Microplastics in the UK Rivers

Microplastics in the UK Rivers

Here’s what we know: Plastic in all 13 rivers Greenpeace  tested: Exe, Thames, Severn, Great Ouse, Trent, Mersey, Aire, Derwent, Wear, Conwy, Wye, Clyde and Lagan. The River Mersey was proportionally more polluted than the Great Pacific Garbage Patch –...
Helping girls cope with periods at school

Helping girls cope with periods at school

If your daughter has started her periods, discussion with their class teachers is very important. The best strategies are: Have a quick word with the teacher, Find out the sanitary facilities with your child with teacher or TA or nurse Send in a note for any useful...