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Video: Hamleys opens in Cape Town

Hamleys is the oldest toy shop in the world - and now it has a branch in Cape Town.

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Try cooking classes for kids

Cape Town's Table Bay hotel will host a series of cooking classes for children. [VIDEO]

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Seven percent of SA children unhappy - study

South African children are unhappier than those in Ethiopia and Algeria, a British study suggests.

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‘Play time has become screen time’
July 10 2015 at 12:10

South African children don't play as much as they should, expert warns.

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Oh Snap, no more games
July 10 2015 at 12:10

Children's card games are dying out because of the rise of computer games and social media, a report suggests.

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How boys get behind at school
July 7 2015 at 13:02

Boys lag behind girls academically by the age of five, a study has found.

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Kids think gaming is exercise - study
July 6 2015 at 13:00

Almost one in four children think playing videogames with friends is a form of exercise, a survey has found.

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Lazy teens have weak muscle strength
July 3 2015 at 13:26

Lazy teenagers who shun walking could be doing themselves more harm than they realise.

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Let’s make a den!
July 3 2015 at 11:56

There’s nothing more magical for children - or grown-ups, writes Bel Mooney.

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UK teachers meddle in kids' lunches
July 3 2015 at 09:33

Parents furious as teachers win the right to inspect pupils’ lunchboxes.

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Sports make kids smarter
July 2 2015 at 15:16

Researchers find kids who play sports at a young age perform better in the classroom.

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‘Is book on gay couples appropriate for kids?’
July 2 2015 at 13:36

Steven Petrow tells a concerned grandmother to let her faith be bigger than her fear.

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Mentoring kids: Try it, just an hour a week
July 2 2015 at 11:26

The importance - never mind the joy - of being a mentor can't be oversold, writes Janet Smith.

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