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Ghost Stories

Posted on Tuesday October 17, 2017

Halloween trick-or-treating probably originated with a ninth-century European custom called souling. On All Souls Day (November 2), early Christians would walk from village to village begging for soul cakes, square pieces of bread with currants. In exchange for the cakes, […]

Statue of Liberty

Posted on Tuesday October 10, 2017

The copper lady dressed in robes that stands at the entrance to New York harbor is one of the largest statues ever built. Her full name is Liberty Enlightening the World, but she is better known as the Statue of […]


Posted on Tuesday October 03, 2017

Looking for a great read? Take a scroll through these recommended sites featuring book reviews and lists of award-winners for both children and young adults. Your next reading adventure is waiting for you.

BBC Newsround

Comments: Who would you like to see as the new Everton manager?

Posted on Monday October 23, 2017

Everton have sacked manager Ronald Koeman. Who do you think will replace him and can Everton turn round their disappointing season?

Liam Payne, Dua Lipa and Louisa Johnson on who inspired them as teens

Posted on Monday October 23, 2017

Some of the world's biggest stars were at Radio 1's Teen Awards on Sunday and Ayshah got all the gossip from them on the red carpet.

Who are Dr Who's three new companions?

Posted on Monday October 23, 2017

Doctor Who will be hitting our screens next year with three new friends but who are they?

BBC News (UK)

Brexit: Theresa May says 'important progress' made at EU summit

Posted on Monday October 23, 2017

But Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn says the PM's update sounds like "Groundhog Day".

MP Jared O'Mara quits equalities committee over homophobic remarks

Posted on Monday October 23, 2017

The Sheffield Hallam Labour MP is "deeply ashamed" of remarks he made before entering Parliament.

Nuneaton bowling alley siege: Man charged

Posted on Monday October 23, 2017

David Clarke, of Nuneaton, is charged with false imprisonment and possession of an imitation firearm.