Let Them Be Young: Outlining the problem Leather bodycon skirts, studded high heels and padded lingerie are all products you would expect to see hanging in a women’s high street store, not something you’d stumble across whilst in the children’s section. In the last five years, there has been a sharp increase […]
Let Them Be Young: A psychologist’s point of view Young children in the UK are exposed to sexualisation on a daily basis. From music videos to magazines, there is evidence to support that these factors can have a long-lasting psychological effect on children. Recent evidence has concluded that there is a direct correlation between clothing […]
Let Them Be Young: The rise of independent retailers Jan Shaw has been making clothes for as long as she remembers. As a child she would knit clothes for her Barbie dolls, which led to her making clothes for herself and selling some on to friends. It wasn’t until later life when she had […]
Let Them Be Young: The past five years Living in an increasingly sexualised society results in heightened social issues that has the potential to affect young girls in the United Kingdom. From John Lewis selling bras for two-year-olds, to Primark retailing padded bikinis for children, this interactive timeline outlines various […]
A dog-lover in Dorset has set up a rescue organisation in the hope of changing the perception of Staffordshire Bull Terriers and other ‘dangerous dogs’.
Throughout the years, it seems that there is a constant, never-ending battle to make Bournemouth beach as amazing as it possibly can be. And now in recent news, it has been revealed that even further redevelopment will be taking place down on the seafront this year, as the council set to revamp the Pier Approach as part […]