Free Childcare Hours Still Unclaimed By Thousands With Deadline Approaching

Findings show that thousands of families across Birmingham and the West Midlands are yet to confirm their place on the new childcare scheme, which entitles parents to 30 hours free childcare. Under the new scheme, parents will be entitled to...

Man Jailed After Pipe Bomb Found In Hand Luggage

Nadeem Muhammad was jailed for 18 years after a pipe bomb, initially mistakenly deemed to be not viable, was found in his hand luggage at Manchester Airport. Muhammad was convicted of possessing an explosive with intent to endanger life. The man...

British Indian Mother-of-two Urges South Asian People To Sign Up As Stem Cell Donors

‘NO PERSON SHOULD BE FACED WITH THE PROSPECT OF BEING TOLD THAT THEY HAVE NO MATCH ON THE REGISTER’ An optometrist from Bedford is raising awareness and funds for blood cancer charity Anthony Nolan in memory of her husband, who...

Confirmed Oxford Student: Malala Yousafzai

Malala Yousafzai has secured a place at Oxford University after receiving her A-level grades. The winner of the Noble Peace prize, who resides in Birmingham, verified the news on Twitter with a post praising all pupils that are receiving their...

Highest A-level Grades Rise Up

Top A-level results have improved for the first time in 6 years, as students in England, Wales and Northern Ireland receive their grades. A* and A grades were given to 26.3% of admissions - up by 0.5 percentage contrasted with...

Councillor Suspended Over “Racist Joke”

Rosemary Carroll was suspended for 3 months over a racist joke. Pendle’s Mayor has been suspended for 3 months by the Tories for communicating a “racist” joke on social media. Councillor Rosemary Carroll has been suspended after an inquiry....

Charity Funds Memorials for Manchester Arena Attack

A brand-new charitable fund to be given for memorials to the 22 victims of the Manchester Arena attack, has been publicized by the Manchester City Council. The city council said it would accompany the present We Love Manchester Emergency Fund...

Children’s Book With Hijab Girl Issues

TfL has removed a provocative children’s street safety movement that introduced a young Muslim girl sporting a hijab. In one image in the Children’s Traffic Club movement presented a child called Razmi, who is about three or four years old,...

Where does My Train Fare Go?

How is every £1 is used up? Tickets which consist of super off-peak travel and advances fares are to be designated in December Transport Focus, which represents the concerns of the travellers, said commuters were before now were unhappy with getting...

3.6% Increase in Rail Tariffs

Masses of Railway users in the United Kingdom will notice a rise of 3.6% in structured rail charges from early January in 2018. The Rail operatives can rise tickets by as considerably as the Retail Prices Index (RPI) figure for...