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What is a Steiner school?

What is a Steiner school?

Steiner schools place an emphasis on preserving childhood, music and arts with an internationally recognised curriculum, but what actually takes place in the classroom? If you’ve ever felt that children start school – and start growing up – too soon, a Steiner school...

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John Lewis Christmas ad focuses on kindness theme

John Lewis Christmas ad focuses on kindness theme

John Lewis focuses on acts of kindness for its 2020 Christmas advert - inspired by the public spirit shown during the coronavirus pandemic. Its boss Pippa Wicks said it wanted an advert that was "appropriate for how we're all feeling at the moment". It is the latest...

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The best Christmas lights in London 2020

The best Christmas lights in London 2020

There are unlikely to be vast crowds travelling to see the lights turn on this year, which perhaps makes them more appealing than ever – these are the prettiest London Christmas lights for 2020 We're updating this list as soon as we hear more details of Christmas...

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Covid: GCSE and A-levels in Wales cancelled for 2021

Covid: GCSE and A-levels in Wales cancelled for 2021

Wales' GCSE, AS and A-level exams in summer 2021 are to be cancelled, with grades based on classroom assessments. Education Minister Kirsty Williams said it was impossible to guarantee a level playing field for exams due to the ongoing impact of the Covid pandemic....

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World Science Day for Peace and Development

World Science Day for Peace and Development

The World Science Day for Peace and Development (WSDPD) is annually held on November 10 to raise awareness of the benefits of science worldwide. The WSDPD is also known as World Science Day. What Do People Do? The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural...

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New National Restrictions from 5 November

New National Restrictions from 5 November

Information on the new national restrictions, including what they mean for working from home and business closures, why they are being introduced and the financial support available. COVID-19 case numbers are rising rapidly across the whole of the UK and in other...

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10 Spooky Halloween Facts (That You Might Not Know)

10 Spooky Halloween Facts (That You Might Not Know)

Halloween celebrations are fun and spooky in all the right ways. But don’t get caught unaware – make sure you know these 10 fun Halloween facts. Goblins and ghouls, trick-or-treating and late night witchcraft. Halloween is a creepy crawly fun time of the year. Take...

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UK accused of failing to promote minority languages

UK accused of failing to promote minority languages

Critical report by Council of Europe calls for more support for Cornish, Irish and Ulster Scots The UK has failed to uphold its treaty obligations to promote the minority languages of Cornish, Irish and Ulster Scots, a council of European ministers has found. A report...

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