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// FAMILIES NORTH

Posted in The Hairforce in the news

Who Why Where News? THE HAIRFORCE – LICE ASSASSINS Having become the scourge of the home as well as the classroom, lice now infest nearly half of the nations 4-11 year olds every year. Mums across the country have combed, … Continue reading

// Ian F Burgess

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The UK’s leading expert on nits and head lice at the Medical Entomology Centre in Cambridge Insect Research

// BBC LONDON DRIVETIME AND BBC RADIO MERSEYSIDE

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2 radio appearances this month.  We were on Eddie Nestors Drive Time programme where he was discussing the scourge of nits and lice.  Victoria Smith battled to retain a radio signal as nits and lice were being cleared all around … Continue reading

// MUMS IN CONTROL

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Mums in Control for Mums who mean business Interview with three ‘mumpreneurs’ about their child-inspired businesses. ‘After lots of research we opened The Hairforce in June 2006,’ explains Dee Wright, mother and former strategic planner. ‘The number of children with … Continue reading

// TIMES ONLINE

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National Bug Busting Day, head lice and a new way to get rid of them By Sarah Ebner The outstanding journalist Sarah Ebner writing about us on her ‘School Gate’ blog: It’s National Bug Busting Day today, so what better … Continue reading

// FT WEEKEND MAGAZINE

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Clear heads courtesy of the ‘Lice Assassins’ By Sophie Hanscombe The FT Weekend Pursuits section featured the full experience. If anyone had suggested to me, in my child-free years, that one day I would spend a happy afternoon in Primrose … Continue reading

// SPRINGWISE.COM

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Assassins tackle nits and head lice in London & Rio We’ve appeared on the uber trend spotting website Springwise.com, which has picked up on our fabulousness. It is now spreading it worldwide. When we featured The Texas Lice Squad back … Continue reading

// THE TIMES

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TIMES 2 It’s a lousy job…. The Times Beauty Editor, Sarah Vine, wrote of her personal experience using our service to clear her children. Sara Vine fought a brave fight with her children’s headlice but to no avail. So she … Continue reading

// INSPIRING ENTREPRENEURS: MOTHERS OF INVENTION

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The British Library To support International Women’s Month, The British Library’s ‘Mothers of Invention event was about providing an opportunity for audiences to engage with female pioneers from fields as diverse as film, retail, marketing and design. Dee, the Founder … Continue reading

// TATLER

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Tatler About Town By Nicola Formby She writes about her experience of using The Hairforce to clear her 20 month old twins (who were gorgeous). To quote the article: ‘When the nanny found nits on the twins (not yet two … Continue reading