Sometimes children do the silliest things, and the adults around get a little peek into their future personalities, or “brands”.
The days of “cops and robbers” may be in the past for many young children, as most nurseries are now banning them from bringing in and playing with toy weapons, according to a poll.
A north-east couple are celebrating becoming great-grandparents to five new babies – in the space of only seven weeks.
Budding film makers are being invited to help celebrate the opening of the Aberdeen bypass by making a short documentary.
Young Rohingya refugees have been filmed playing on a newly-built makeshift Ferris wheel in their camp in Bangladesh.
Children and young people are being encouraged to spend longer online by “persuasive design” which should be considered a public health issue, a new report claims.
This is the moment a little boy was practising his writing – and took one instruction a little too literally.
The UK government should not legislate to directly control children’s exposure to new technology, according to Culture Secretary Matt Hancock.
An exhibition showcasing the artistic talents of sick children in Aberdeen has opened its doors to the public.
A north-east MP is encouraging organisations in Aberdeen to apply for funding to help combat poverty.
A new education director will start his role at a north-east council later this summer.
Primary school teachers lose more than a million hours of lesson time each year toilet-training children and teaching them basic hygiene, according to new research.
Many children wish their drawings would come to life, and for one little girl it came true!
“Go on a school trip they said. Volunteer they said. IT’LL BE FUN THEY SAID…”
An Aberdeen man has been handed unpaid work after being caught with indecent images of children.
A north-east project which creates special bears for children going through surgery has celebrated its third birthday.
An Aberdeen family today told how doctors said their daughter could have died after a cyst the size of an egg was discovered in her windpipe.
A relaxed gymnastics session is to take place in the north-east for children with additional support needs.
A charity is asking teachers, parents and carers in the north-east to put their thinking caps on to help vulnerable youngsters.
A heartbroken mum has launched an awareness campaign after her 18-month daughter suffocated under a stuffed toy.
Air pollution may be responsible for nearly 40% of childhood asthma cases in a northern city that was at the centre of the Industrial Revolution, a study has found.
Do you recognise anyone in our picture gallery from the Run Garioch junior races?
The number of girls using social networking sites for more than three hours on an average school day has doubled in four years, new figures show.
Children start to worry about their reputations from the age of five, say psychologists.
The full list of every baby name chosen in Scotland in 2017 has been released. Use our special interactive table below to find where your child’s name features in the list. Simply select your child’s gender and then type their name in the search box below.
A North-east nursery has been praised by inspectors for encouraging children to eat healthily.
Being more relaxed, offering praise and learning about fruit and veg all help.
Booster seats, baby seats and big seats. Claire Spreadbury discovers what's really required in the back of a car.
Inspectors have praised a North-east nursery for its “nurturing ethos”.
Families feel welcome at an Aberdeen school’s day-care centre, inspectors have said.