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UK Marriage Index 2010

UK Marriage Index 2010

John Hayward, February 2010 Marriage rates in England and Wales have fallen to their lowest level since records began in 1862.† This need not necessarily be a bad thing as the number of marriages in a given year may mask, for instance, the fact that there were an unusually high number of marriages in the […]

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Making time for children

Making time for children

Michael Clark, March 2004 ‘There is no doubting the scale of parental dissatisfaction with work–life balance. Survey after survey has shown that what people want in these days of near-full employment is not money, but time – and more choice on how to spend it.‘ [1] It is unusual for a week to go by […]

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Whose duty of care?

Whose duty of care?

Michael Schluter, June 2003 Listen, my son, to your father’s instruction and do not forsake your mother’s teaching. They will be a garland to grace your head and a chain to adorn your neck. Proverbs 1:8–9 If a man has a stubborn and rebellious son who does not obey his father and mother and will […]

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