Board games, painting, stories to fuel their imagination… Why gadget-obsessed children need their grannies!

Board games, painting, stories to fuel their imagination… Why gadget-obsessed children need their grannies!

Board games, painting, stories to fuel their imagination… Why gadget-obsessed children need their grannies!

1:35 AM on 27th June 2011

Novelist Angela Huth believes grannies should read to their grandchildren in a bid to help their creativity

Novelist Angela Huth believes grannies should read to their grandchildren in a bid to help their creativity

Grandparents sometimes struggle to keep up with young children who are already plugged into computers and mobile phones

Grandparents sometimes struggle to keep up with young children who are already plugged into computers and mobile phones