Episode 5: Emma Freud

Mark talks with Emma Freud about family life about and what really matters when bringing up kids (it's not saying  'please' and 'thank you').Resources Emma's website Comic Relief Loose Ends, Radio 4 About This Episode Broadcaster, journalist, script...

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Episode 4: Greg Whyte

Mark talks to Professor Greg Whyte OBE - Olympian, sport exercise and nutrition guru, Sport Relief challenge legend and father of three about childhood obesity. Resources About Greg About This Episode Childhood obesity has been in the news for what feels...

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Episode 3: Kate Mole

Maths guru Kate Mole explains how for years we’ve been getting maths teaching wrong - and how, whatever we tell ourselves, there’s no such thing as a ‘maths person’.Resources Family Maths Toolkit - free ideas to help parents, families and children aged 13...

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Episode 2: Gary Turk

Mark talks to filmmaker Gary Turk whose film Look Up, about our addiction to our mobile phones, struck a chord all over the world and has been viewed by over half a billion people worldwide. Gary and Mark discuss the challenges for children experiencing life through...

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Episode 1: Charlie Brooks

As  Janine in Eastenders, actor Charlie Brooks has been central to some of the soap's most memorable moments.  She talks to Planet Parent about dramas and fears on the home front, and how a passion for musical theatre has given her teenage daughter Kiki...

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