The Sierra Leonean Fashion Designer Who Is Helping Children Play Their Way Out of Poverty

Memuna Forna | Posted 18.07.2017 | UK Style
Memuna Forna

In Sierra Leone, fashion designer Jenneh Mason is best known for frocks and fashion shows. She also dreams of public playgrounds, lots of them, dotted all across the country bringing safe places to play for children who are unlikely to have ever seen one, imagined one or even understand the concept of safe play.

This Incredible Invention Turns Any Staircase Into A Playground

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.05.2014 | UK Tech

Now it's not just cool tech start-ups that can have slides instead of stairs. In fact we all can - if the internet does the right thing and gets behin...

You Must Be Kidding? How We're All Turning Back Into Children

Christopher Beanland | Posted 21.05.2013 | UK Comedy
Christopher Beanland

We're reading books for children, eating food for children and wishing we still were children. To understand why, look at this list. Kids love lists.

Health And Safety Gone Mad

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.12.2012 | UK

Bans on yo-yos in playgrounds, knives in kitchens and kettles in offices have all been wrongly blamed on workplace safety laws this year, a new report...

African Trip Highlights Benefit of Play

Sam Blackledge | Posted 26.11.2012 | UK
Sam Blackledge

The Advertiser for Africa campaign was not only a chance for me to see what is happening in Uganda, but it was an opportunity for readers to find out exactly where their money was going. So many large charities operate "top down" schemes, whereby the directors skim off a layer of donations and the rest gets swallowed up and unaccounted for.