SIGN UP

Family

Welcome to the Family section where it is OK to air your dirty laundry!

Try the Family Life section for questions about day to day life.

For specific information about Parenting or Pregnancy try these sections.

Avatar Image
AB Editor

Does your local area have enough safe crossings for children outside schools? Safety around schools can be a big issue, as highlighted by http://twitter.com/kidscrossafely and http://twitter.com/Rosiecosy/ - do you think local authorities do enough in your area regarding safe crossing for children?

Avatar Image
AB Editor
What will you be doing for your mum on Mother's Day.
Avatar Image
AB Editor
Do you find that you have to wait a long time in your doctors for an appointment? Even if you make the effort to be there on time or even a little early do you still have to wait?
Avatar Image
AB Editor
With the Child Exloitation and Online Protection Centre (Ceop) targeting children as young as five in its current online safety campaign we thought we'd ask you: at what age a child should be allowed online unsupervised?
Link: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/education/8499356.stm
Avatar Image
AB Editor
It has been claimed maternity services in England lack the quality of care required for new mothers and babies. Do you agree?
Avatar Image
AB Editor
A story this week emerged about pre-teen beauty addicts. Girls as young as 10 years old are having their legs waxed, spray tans and cannot leave their homes without full make-up. What do you think?
Avatar Image
AB Editor
The Law Commission says that couples living together but not married should have more rights, e.g. a financial claim if they break up. Should they?
Avatar Image
AB Editor
Have you or would you ever leave your child unattended?
Avatar Image
AB Editor
If a family member was sick/elderly and needed round the clock care, what would you do?
Avatar Image
AB Editor
As people start to ask the question ?Does ADHD really exist?? We ask you ? should we be worried that we're drugging our children just because they're boisterous and mischievous?
Avatar Image
AB Editor
Are you put off marriage in fear of how much it could cost you if it ends?
Avatar Image
AB Editor
What do you think about older women having babies?
Avatar Image
AB Editor
What do you think about the possible maternity unit closures?
Avatar Image
AB Editor
What should schools do with disruptive children?