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Banned Books Week

Posted on Tuesday September 17, 2019

Banned Books Week is celebrated each autumn, promoting our freedom to read, and the importance of the availability of books on all topics and about all viewpoints for those that choose to read them.

Tigers

Posted on Tuesday September 10, 2019

As Dorothy, the Tin Man and the Scarecrow followed the Yellow Brick Road, they feared the animals they might encounter. “Lions and tigers and bears, oh my!” Today, a more realistic fear is the animals we might never encounter. Sadly, […]

Thomas Edison

Posted on Tuesday September 03, 2019

With a lifetime dedicated to invention, Thomas A. Edison (1847 – 1931) earned 1,093 U.S. patents, more than any other single inventor. His impressive achievements include the invention of electric lighting, the phonograph, and motion pictures. Edison was not only […]

BBC Newsround

Changing Faces calls for the way villains look in movies to change

Posted on Monday December 10, 2018

Charity Changing Faces calls for the way villains look in films to change.

World Cup: Which Belgium player should England be worried about?

Posted on Wednesday June 27, 2018

England play their final group match against Belgium, but which star player should England be worried about?

Smoking: Should it be banned at the school gates?

Posted on Wednesday June 27, 2018

A group of school children have had enough of adults smoking near school gates, so they decided to do something about it.

BBC News (UK)

Labour party conference: Pledge to scrap education watchdog Ofsted

Posted on Saturday September 21, 2019

Day two of the party's conference will see a focus on "rebuilding" public services.

Andrew Fisher: Jeremy Corbyn's senior aide to quit

Posted on Saturday September 21, 2019

Andrew Fisher, Labour's head of policy, will leave his post by the end of the year.

Give Thomas Cook 'real financial support', ministers urged

Posted on Saturday September 21, 2019

Sources suggest the government is reluctant to bail out the struggling travel company.