Should we expect new borns to sleep through the night?

For many years now parents have been telling us they put their baby in a disposable so they can get a good night’s sleep. Usually the idea came from their NCT teacher. Was this useful advice?This articles in the BMJ says parents shouldn’t expect their...

Best Real Nappy Week Ever!

This Real Nappy Week, in the lead up to Defra’s call for evidence: Waste Prevention Programme for England (deadline for submissions 29 April) has demonstrated a massive success by businesses, local authorities and real nappy activists to engage a particular group of...

Why don’t parents use real nappies?

That’s the question that was fired at me (Hilary Vick) on Radio 4’s You and Yours last Thursday. My response was that it’s because disposable nappies are promoted in the hospitals via free samples and vouchers in the Bounty pack, via the National...

Thank You for Using Real Nappies

The last quarter of the financial year 2012/13 has just finished and we want to thank the growing number of parents, childminders and nurseries in London using washable nappies.Based on our database we issued 1,387 vouchers last year (1 April ’12 to 31 March...