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What’s the best type of cot mattress to buy?

What’s the best type of cot mattress to buy?

In the latest Which? testing, four types of cot bed mattress were put through their paces. Which is best type for your baby? We help you choose the best cot mattress for your child.

Emma recalls cot mattress after Which? tests uncover potential safety issue

Emma recalls cot mattress after Which? tests uncover potential safety issue

See the details of Emma's Cot Mattress voluntary product recall and what to do if you own this cot mattress. Plus see our top tips for choosing a new cot mattress and how to ensure the best sleep surface for your baby.

Five key safety checks to make before bringing your newborn baby home

Five key safety checks to make before bringing your newborn baby home

Before you take your most precious cargo home, we run through what you need to ensure they'll be safe, including car seats, stair gates, cot mattresses, baby monitors and first aid kits.

Five key products you need that could save your baby’s life

Five key products you need that could save your baby’s life

From baby monitors and child car seats through to carbon monoxide detectors, we guide you through five lifesaving products that every parent needs.

Eight tips to ensure your newborn baby sleeps safely

Eight tips to ensure your newborn baby sleeps safely

Where your baby sleeps, what they wear, the temperature of the room and how you position them is vital. Find out everything you need to know about how to ensure your baby has a good night's sleep.

John Lewis recalls Dual Purpose Pocket Spring Cotbed Mattress due to issues first uncovered in Which? tests

John Lewis recalls Dual Purpose Pocket Spring Cotbed Mattress due to issues first uncovered in Which? tests

A voluntary recall has been issued for the John Lewis Dual Purpose Pocket Spring Cotbed mattress after the retailer and manufacturer carried out testing on it and discovered problems with the firmness of it.

Why are so many cot mattresses failing safety tests?

Why are so many cot mattresses failing safety tests?

More than 60% of cot mattresses we've tested in the past two years are Don't Buys due to safety issues uncovered in our cot mattress testing. Find out what they are, and what you can do to ensure a safe and happy night's sleep for your baby.

Watch out for these potentially unsafe baby products in 2020

Watch out for these potentially unsafe baby products in 2020

We tested a range of baby and child products over the last year, some of which did so poorly in our tests that we made them a 0% Don’t Buy.

Which cot mattress brands do parents rate?

Which cot mattress brands do parents rate?

Find out which cot mattress brands are most popular with parents and how highly they rate them. We spoke to 1,598 parents who own and use a cot mattress to find out if they would recommend their cot mattress to a friend and whether they think their mattress was good value for money.

How often should you clean your baby’s cot mattress?

How often should you clean your baby’s cot mattress?

Find out how often other parents clean their cot mattress, plus advice on how to choose a cot mattress that's easy to clean and how best to clean it to ensure your baby has a safe and germ-free sleeping environment.

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