The father of two children who were found dead in a Derbyshire house at the weekend has said he is heartbroken, laying flowers outside the address as all four victims were named by police.
The announcement that vaccines are going to be offered to 12 to 15-year-olds in schools like this one, the John Smeaton Academy in Leeds, has divided opinion.
Two men who last saw each other in Afghanistan 10 years ago when they served alongside each other with the British military have been reunited, after Afghan translator Nazir Ahmad Muslim and his family managed to escape the Taliban.
Boris Johnson’s big idea for social care funding is meant to ensure that people no longer have to sell their homes to pay for their care.
Students have won record numbers of top GCSE grades after another year of cancelled exams and disrupted education. Almost a third of students in England and Wales got the highest marks – rising to 40 per cent in Northern Ireland. But the gap in outcomes has widened between state and private schools. Throughout the pandemic,…
There’s something to celebrate for students whose education has been disrupted for another year by the pandemic – a record number of A and A* grades in A-levels in England, Northern Ireland and Wales.
Young Muslims have spoken out about the impact lockdowns have had on their mental health in a bid to break social taboos surrounding the issue which they say exists in their community.
A West Midlands police officer has been found guilty of assaulting two members of the public, both of whom were Black, during the first Covid lockdown. PC Declan Jones attacked a man while on duty in the Aston area of the city, then the following day he kicked and punched a 15-year-old boy who he…
The government has unveiled its £1.6 billion national disability strategy to a somewhat muted response.
Children’s education has been hugely disrupted by the pandemic – but the impact has by no means been equal.
While infection levels in the community are so high, will people carry on wearing them to help keep themselves and others safe?
Years in the making but with key solutions seemingly ruled out by the Prime Minister within hours of publication. Will the National Food Strategy ever be put into practice?
Pubs around the country have been doing a roaring trade today, as fans get into the spirit of things.
A police officer has been jailed for 8 years for the unlawful killing of ex footballer Dalian Atkinson in 2016.
The partner of ex-football star Dalian Atkinson, who died after being Tasered and kicked by a police officer, has said she is heartbroken by the “brutal” way he was treated.