Teens

Creative teens wanted

Creative teens wanted

Teens who love photography, writing, art or performing arts are being encouraged to join a county-wide competition with top prizes up for grabs.

Free text-based counselling for youngsters

Free text-based counselling for youngsters

Children and teenagers in Kent can now text qualified counsellors for free to offload and seek support as lockdown continues.

Watch Daniel Radcliffe read Harry Potter

Watch Daniel Radcliffe read Harry Potter

Harry Potter actor Daniel Radcliffe has recorded himself reading the first chapter of the first book especially for fans isolating at home.

Helpline for parents home schooling

Helpline for parents home schooling

A free telephone helpline, manned by teachers, education and parenting experts, has been set-up to help families with both schoolwork and behaviour.

How children have coped with lockdown

How children have coped with lockdown

As we mark a month of lockdown we've been finding out how young people in Kent are coping.

Little Mix forced to call off their summer tour

Little Mix forced to call off their summer tour

The world's biggest girl band, Little Mix, announce they have cancelled their summer tour, which had a date in Kent, followed by Irish band Westlife.

TV stars join lesson line-ups

TV stars join lesson line-ups

Familiar faces from sport, music and TV will join 200 teachers from today in broadcasting BBC lessons for all pupils to help parents home schooling.

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'The risks the online world poses are greater than ever'

'The risks the online world poses are greater than ever'

As children spend a growing amount of time online the NSPCC has some safety advice for parents.

Retirement complex seeks penpals

Retirement complex seeks penpals

School-aged penpals are wanted to write to residents living in Kent retirement apartments, who can't currently have visits from friends and family.

Coronavirus and anxiety in children

Coronavirus and anxiety in children

Childline says its experiencing a surge in demand from youngsters worried about the coronavirus outbreak. It has some advice for families here:

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