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Exam bosses replace Further Maths A-level paper at last minute and call in police after discovering source of leak that saw questions appear online

Wednesday  10:25,   19 june 2019
dailymail.co.uk

Pearson, Edexcel's parent company has now decided to replace the test paper, which was due to be sat by around 7,000 UK students on... >>>

Man's stabbing death is fifth killing in London in just six days

Wednesday  10:11,   19 june 2019
news.sky

A man has been stabbed to death in north London - the fifth killing in the capital in just six days. The man, aged in his 30s, was among three taken to hospital after police were called to reports of a fight in Barnet at 10.50pm on Tuesday. No... >>>

Urgent Climate Action Backed By 69% Of Brits, Says New Poll

Wednesday  09:01,   19 june 2019
huffingtonpost.co.uk

Seven out of 10 people want urgent political action to tackle climate change and protect the environment, a poll suggests ahead of a mass lobby of... >>>

The UK Government Is Failing Child Refugees In Need Of Safety

Wednesday  08:40,   19 june 2019
huffingtonpost.co.uk

There is currently a worrying number of unaccompanied child refugees that are in urgent need of support and safe entry into the... >>>

Tory leadership debate: Six key things we learned from the candidates in live BBC clash

Wednesday  08:20,   19 june 2019
inews.co.uk

Tory leadership debate: Six key things we learned from the candidates in live BBC... >>>

Heathrow's £14bn plan for third runway will cause 30 years of mayhem, campaigners say

Wednesday  08:10,   19 june 2019
dailymail.co.uk

The sheer scale of the project was revealed yesterday as Britain's biggest airport laid out its 'preferred masterplan' for a vast revamp. It insisted it was on course to open the runway by 2026, but revealed that the entire project would not be... >>>

Nine-year-old boy with autism kicked out of chapel for making too much noise

Wednesday  05:55,   19 june 2019
uk.news.yahoo

A prestigious chapel in Cambridge has been forced to issue a public apology after a nine-year-old child with autism was kicked out of its Father’s Day... >>>

Oxford University gets largest donation in UK history as US billionaire hands over £150 MILLION after falling in love with its famous 'dreaming spires' as a teenager (although he didn't attend)

Wednesday  04:40,   19 june 2019
dailymail.co.uk

The gift from US businessman Stephen Schwarzman exceeds any other sum recorded in archives that go back to the 15th century. Explaining his decision, the 72-year-old billionaire said he had fallen in love with the ‘dreaming spires’ of Oxford as a... >>>

Vintage table clock made for Mary II more than 320 years ago is expected to fetch £2 MILLION at auction

Tuesday  10:02,   18 june 2019
dailymail.co.uk

One of the most valuable clocks ever to appear at auction, The King William & Queen Mary Royal Tompion, leads the sale of The Clive Collection of Exceptional Clocks in London tomorrow. The table clock made by master clockmaker Thomas Tompion for... >>>

Tory leadership rivals face second round of votes as Johnson heads for TV debate

Tuesday  08:25,   18 june 2019
msn

Front-runner Boris Johnson is set to join a live TV debate on... >>>

Philip Hammond ‘prepared to resign’ over Theresa May’s legacy spending plans

Tuesday  08:25,   18 june 2019
msn

The Chancellor is angered about spending plans announced by the outgoing Prime... >>>

Britain's largest onshore gas field found by trio of mining companies near Hull

Tuesday  04:30,   18 june 2019
dailymail.co.uk

The site, which is subject to testing, could contain 189bn cubic feet of gas, enough to power around 3.2m households for a year, bringing in sales worth £947m at today's gas... >>>

London Knife Crime: Man Dies After Stabbing In Stratford

Monday  11:27,   17 june 2019
huffingtonpost.co.uk

A murder investigation has been launched after a man was stabbed in east London. The victim, believed to be aged in his 40s, was found collapsed and suffering stab wounds in Whalebone Lane, near West Ham Lane, in Stratford on Monday morning. It... >>>

Italian 'Bonnie and Clyde' arrested in Thailand for Clooney fraud

Monday  09:00,   17 june 2019
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An Italian who allegedly posed as Hollywood superstar George Clooney to sell clothes online has been arrested with his wife in Thailand after years on the run, police said... >>>

New sheep shed examines farming's impact on climate

Monday  08:15,   17 june 2019
news.sky

A new state-of-the-art science facility that monitors the impact sheep farming has on our environment has opened in Devon. The equipment is the latest experiment to be added to North Wyke Farm, which already carries out world-leading research into... >>>