A children’s charity has praised the Government for beginning the repatriation process of British orphans from Syria.
A woman who has fostered more than 250 children over five decades said the Duke of Cambridge was shocked to learn of how many children she has helped.
There is a dramatic drop in children’s physical activity levels by the time they finish primary school, a study has found.
Nurseries should be able to ban sugary and junk food from lunchboxes, according to a poll of nursery workers.
More than one in 10 children say they have missed school due to bullying, according to a poll.
Progress in reducing food sugar content is being “lost” due to people consuming more sugary items, Public Health England’s chief executive has warned.
Children are spending hundreds of pounds “chasing their losses” on online video game purchases which offer unknown rewards, according to the children’s commissioner for England.
Children are five times more exposed to harmful air pollution while travelling to primary schools in London than at any other time of the day, a new study claims.
Mothers are more likely to go back to work after having a baby if they have relatives who are willing to look after their child, a study has found.
More than twice as many children are waiting to be adopted as there are families willing to adopt, campaigners have warned.
Amazon has unveiled a new version of its Kindle e-reader – one designed specifically for children for the first time.
Children with special needs are being let down by a system that is meant to support them, an ombudsman has warned.
Scotland’s ban on smacking has been passed on what has been hailed as a “momentous day for children’s rights”.
A US judge on Friday blocked new Trump administration rules that would enable the government to keep immigrant children in detention facilities with their parents indefinitely.
Holograms and body implants will replace handwritten notes and letters as ways people will communicate in the future, a new survey into digital habits has suggested.
Schools should open seven days a week, throughout the year, and have designated police officers to help combat gangs and violence, according to the Children’s Commissioner for England.
Children living in poverty are being severely disadvantaged in the British school system, according to a new survey which warns crime is a consequence of inadequate support for such disadvantaged youth.
Nearly a quarter of a million children are unhappy in the UK, according to new research by a children’s charity.
Nursery workers say imaginary friends are becoming less common, with too much screen time affecting children’s imaginations.
The parents of a little boy who was born with a rare kidney disease are aiming to raise cash to help the hospital which is caring for him.