December 27, 2015

Severe floods inundate northwestern regions of Britain

Caption Close LONDON — Homes were evacuated, cars were submerged and boats were brought in to help bring people to safety Saturday as parts of England, […]
December 27, 2015

Mapped: do you live in a high council tax area?

There have been significant concerns that it will be impossible to gauge where councils are spending the extra money leading to the cash raised being diverted […]
December 27, 2015

Lack of armed police ‘leaves UK regions open to terrorist attack’

Britain’s regional cities are highly vulnerable to Paris-style terror attacks because they lack the 24/7 armed police cover given to London, the home secretary has been […]
December 26, 2015

Severe flood warnings posing ‘danger to life’ DOUBLE as heavy rain lashes Britain

The severe flood warnings – the EA’s highest level of warning – are for two locations on the River Ribble at Ribchester and three locations on […]
December 26, 2015

Hospital Prices Vary Widely Across the United States

SATURDAY, Dec. 26, 2015 (HealthDay News) — The cost of medical care varies widely across the United States, a new study reports. Hospitals negotiate the cost […]
December 26, 2015

Crackle goes pop: how Stockhausen seduced the Beatles

Shortwave radio. Strange stuff. Not much of it around these days. However, before the days of the internet, it was the window on the world. With […]
December 26, 2015

Hormone defects make poor age more quickly

Study suggests poor, uneducated age faster and could be more vulnerable to disease. Poor and uneducated people could be ageing faster and could be more vulnerable […]
December 26, 2015

Schools in crisis as graduates turn their backs on teaching

Britain’s leading expert on school recruitment has warned that a shortage of trainee teachers is reaching crisis levels in some of the most important subjects in […]
December 20, 2015

Croatians and Slovenians Play Volleyball Over Razor Wire Fence to Protest …

As we announced in our article a few days ago, for the first time in European history, a friendly volleyball game was played on December 19, […]
December 19, 2015

4000 people drop out of the jobs market in the North East over the past year

At least 4,000 people dropped out of the labour market in the North East over the past year. Jobs figures released this week showed that unemployment […]
December 19, 2015

Rents across England and Wales inch up another £31 in a year – and experts …

By Rose Hill For Thisismoney.co.uk Published: 14:31, 18 December 2015 | Updated: 14:31, 18 December 2015 23 View comments Tenants have seen their rent rise by […]
December 19, 2015

Richest Britons Piling Up Wealth 3 Times Faster Than Poorest

LONDON— The richest Britons are accumulating wealth three times as fast as the poorest, according to new official data likely to heighten concerns Britain is becoming […]