Leeds mum made redundant in pandemic launches sustainable kids clothing brand at White Rose

Maria Masud launched the Kool Kiddos kiosk at White Rose Shopping Centre on Saturday, after the success of her online store which launched earlier this year. The brand sells colourful clothing for children aged 5-10 with slogans around sustainability and saving the planet. Her second collection, Hoodify, will market children aged 12-15. Sign up to … Read more

Hawaii’s Board Of Education Is In Limbo As Ige Stays Mum On Vacancies

Public sit in a circle during a meet/greet with Board of Education board member Dwight Takeno and left, Chair Catherine Payne at Manoa Library.

New faces are expected to join the Hawaii Board of Education soon to replace three members whose terms expire Wednesday, but it’s not clear who will be filling at least one of those vacancies. Board of Education members are gubernatorial appointments who must be confirmed by the state Senate. Last session, Gov. David Ige submitted … Read more

Heartbroken mum believes daughter would be ‘still alive today’ if mental health issues had been treated properly

Heartbroken mum believes daughter would be 'still alive today' if mental health issues had been treated properly

A heartbroken mum says she feels her daughter’s death could have been prevented if she had received the mental health treatment she desperately needed. . Olivia Garvey was found ‘collapsed and unresponsive’ at the White Lodge Hotel, in Salford, last September – six months after her last involvement with mental health services. An inquest into … Read more

Wallasey mum campaigning to get mental health books in Wirral schools

Wirral Globe: Head of literacy, Mr McGarry and Head Teacher of St Alban's School Mr McDonald

A mum from Wallasey Village has been campaigning to get mental health books into schools across Wirral to help support children’s social and emotional wellbeing. Helen Reynolds became an independent organiser with Usborne books to help schools and families support children with their mental health. Helen, who runs Turn the Page, is now campaigning to … Read more