About Us

“Every home should have one!”

This was one of the favourite comments we received when we first published The Family NoticeBoard magazine in 2000.

The idea for the magazine was born at the same time as my second son. Once again I was handed lots of helpful leaflets by the midwife and health visitor which I very quickly lost or were very quickly out of date.  I got together with Sheila (who is also my mum!) and we produced that first magazine with all the useful information in one place.

Our first website arrived in 2002 and we are currently busy upgrading and expanding this site to add new features and give everyone the opportunity to promote their activities in different ways, or simply find what you are looking for – advertising, articles, guest blogs, forums and more …


Catherine McAdam & Sheila Maguire
The Family NoticeBoard