Four in 10 parents 'asked to give to school funds' Fri, 22 Sep 2017 11:47:55 GMT
Schools are asking parents to dip into to their pockets to boost their funds, a survey says.
Students in Wales taking out loans to afford 'luxury' flats Fri, 22 Sep 2017 05:13:32 GMT
They are taking out pay day loans to live in luxury flats instead of substandard housing, it is claimed.
Loneliness: The cost of the 'last taboo' Thu, 21 Sep 2017 23:48:54 GMT
Loneliness costs £6,000 per person in ill-health, says a study, with calls to end the "stigma".
Great Yarmouth Charter Academy: Parents remove children Wed, 20 Sep 2017 16:39:23 GMT
Parents say 20 children have left Charter Academy over concerns about its teaching methods.
Transgender pupils 'leaving schools over rights breaches' Wed, 20 Sep 2017 13:11:59 GMT
Families are starting to take transgender children out of schools over human rights, it is claimed.
Quarter of 14-year-old girls 'have signs of depression' Wed, 20 Sep 2017 08:43:25 GMT
The findings come from 10,000 young people's views and make worrying reading, say UK researchers.
Young people 'face debt epidemic' Tue, 19 Sep 2017 23:52:17 GMT
A quarter of 18- to 30-year olds in England and Wales borrow to make ends meet, a survey suggests.
Domestic abuse: Focus more on children, says Ofsted Tue, 19 Sep 2017 12:11:23 GMT
Schools must educate children about healthy relationships, say inspectors.
Young spend three times more on housing than grandparents Tue, 19 Sep 2017 23:03:31 GMT
Young people are paying more to live in less space than previous generations, a think-tank says.
Housing money wasted 'propping up rents' Tue, 19 Sep 2017 10:49:41 GMT
There are calls for changes to the way the lack of affordable housing is tackled in England.