A new group for lone parents has been launched in Bideford. The group has been set up by Sure Start Bideford Children s Centre and aims to help lone parents tackle some of the issues they may face bringing up children on their own, from loneliness and iso

A new group for lone parents has been launched in Bideford.The group has been set up by Sure Start Bideford Children's Centre and aims to help lone parents tackle some of the issues they may face bringing up children on their own, from loneliness and isolation to childcare and adult training. It is open to lone parents with at least one child under five living in Bideford and surrounding areas.The group runs on Wednesdays at the Children's Centre in Victoria Park, from 3.30-5.30pm. The session costs £1, with an evening meal provided. The maximum age for any siblings that can be brought along is 11 years.For more information ring Rob Cannicott or Debbie Butler at the Children's Centre on (01237) 425752.