Parents cut down on back-to-school costs

Credits  Dan Kitwood/Getty Images Alt Text  Schoolchildren in school uniform Average family forks out a hefty £175 per child, while more than a third have to dip into savings One-Minute Read Monday, August 21, 2017 – 4:29pm Parents are saving their...
Prisoner back in jail after absconding in 1995

Prisoner back in jail after absconding in 1995

Prisoner back in jail after absconding in 1995 21 August 2017 From the section England Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Michael Ashworth was arrested as he tried to board a Eurotunnel shuttle to the UK A man who absconded from prison 22 years ago is back...
Gateway to gorillas: A guide to Kigali

Gateway to gorillas: A guide to Kigali

Rwanda’s burgeoning capital is fast becoming a destination visitors won’t want to miss In Depth Monday, August 21, 2017 – 2:53pm By reputation, Kigali is dull: a place in which to land – including aboard Rwandair’s new direct services from Gatwick – and then...
Rail services disrupted by building fire

Rail services disrupted by building fire

Rail services disrupted by building fire 21 August 2017 From the section Glasgow & West Scotland Image copyright ScotRail Image caption ScotRail said there were concerns about the building’s stability after the fire Rail services in Ayrshire have been...
US Navy destroyer collides with oil tanker

US Navy destroyer collides with oil tanker

Credits  U.S. Navy / Handout Alt Text  USS John S McCain has collided with an oil tanker of the coast of Singapore Ten sailors are missing and five injured following a collision off the coast of Singapore One-Minute Read Monday, August 21, 2017 –...

Will Glasgow drop fight against equal pay?

Every political party and every politician will tell you that they believe in the principle of equal pay for men and women. But when you challenge that principle in practice it becomes a different story. Protecting the mens’ wages comes first, saving money comes...
Wrexham hens 'too slow at laying' need new homes

Wrexham hens 'too slow at laying' need new homes

Wrexham hens ‘too slow at laying’ need new homes 20 August 2017 From the section North East Wales Image copyright British Hen Welfare Trust Image caption The charity said it could not save the hens if new homes were not found Hundreds of ex-commercial hens...
Dundee band Be Charlotte tees up for Solheim Cup

Dundee band Be Charlotte tees up for Solheim Cup

Dundee band Be Charlotte tees up for Solheim Cup 20 August 2017 From the section Tayside and Central Scotland Image copyright Be Charlotte/Instagram Image caption Be Charlotte is fronted by 20-year-old Charlotte Brimner from Dundee A Scottish band is to perform in...
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