August 20, 2019

Book Week: how the heck did it become a parade?

Story-related activities can be fun and inclusive, however, one aspect that doesn't always bring joy to children is finding a costume to wear.
August 20, 2019

How well would you do in the UK Citizenship test? Try this interactive quiz

Quiz includes questions on British life, culture and history
August 20, 2019

Reading and Leeds festivals are this weekend – here are some facts about the event you may not know

Did you know tickets in the 1980s cost just £2.50?
August 20, 2019

Ian McKellen joins touring Les Miserables cast for on-stage appearance – then a pub singalong

Watch the famous actor in full voice with the Les Mis stage cast ahead of his own stage show at the Theatre Royal this Sunday night
August 20, 2019

We tried on the same size jeans from Topshop, H&M and New Look and this is what happened

You'll be surprised at the results
August 20, 2019

Mining giant BHP sounds warning over the rise of nationalism

It's the world's biggest mining company by stock market valuation, a £97bn giant that is among the largest businesses in the FTSE 100.
August 20, 2019

What the first ever Big Brother winner Craig Phillips is doing now

The body builder and DIY expert has been back on TV screens
August 20, 2019

Facebook to let users stop app and website tracking

Facebook has launched a tool that lets users stop apps and businesses sharing their data to the social network in the latest move to improve its privacy.
August 20, 2019

Argentina: how inflation, debt and poverty combined to deliver a brutal primary election result for president Mauricio Macri

The primary results confirm the end of the austerity project but this is not enough to solve Argentina's fundamental problems.
August 20, 2019

Couple say their dream holiday was ruined by flying cockroaches in ‘hotel like Inbetweeners film’

The couple cut their two-week holiday short
August 20, 2019

Tourist ‘severs artery’ on water slide in Bulgaria

Holidaymaker Jade Graves was 'horrified' when she saw blood running down her legs after using a slide at the Aqua Paradise Water Park
August 20, 2019

UK economy £26bn bigger than previously thought, says ONS

Britain's economy is slightly bigger than previously thought according to new estimates published by the Office for National Statistics (ONS).