nursery nurse Angela Tomkinson (left) and paediatric nurse Kellie Simms call on Baikisu Deen and her son, Brian, as part of a positive parenting scheme developed by Blackpool, Wyre and Fylde Community Health trust.

The scheme aims to support all aspects of parenting, and includes home visits, drop in sessions at a local school and a toy lending service. It has been running for 18 months, during which 215 families have been seen.