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North Lynn educational toys company, Learning Resources has been commended in industry European awards.

It received recognition in the Toy Industries of Europe 2021 Play for Change Awards for its Home Learning Support and Wellness Wednesday initiatives set up during school closures and lockdowns. Launched last March in response to closures in the UK and Europe, the company set up a free home learning hub on its e-commerce site. 

The hub offered parents, teachers, and caregivers free home learning material including activity sheets to help children learn through play in an array of school curriculum areas.

In making the commendation it was said: “The jury felt this initiative should be especially commended as it managed to reach a wide audience of children in different geographies.”