Why reading with dad matters
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Why reading with dad matters

A scheme in Blackpool is helping more fathers to read with their children every day.

The Fred (Fathers Reading Every Day) programme hopes to encourage dads and male role models with perks like new books and a library membership.

Young children's self-esteem and behaviour can be improved by reading with their dads, research has suggested.

  • 25 Oct 2017
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