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Watch: Policeman dance-off with children in Belfast 06/22/2017 - 20:38
More grammar schools could open despite Tory U-turn, campaigners say 06/22/2017 - 20:21

Schools in London borough of Kingston are hoping to exploit loophole allowing existing grammars to open ‘satellite’ campuses

Wealthy parts of London could be allowed to open new grammar schools even though the government dropped its manifesto promise to expand school selection, education...

Triple-lock on pensions will go eventually, says pensions secretary 06/22/2017 - 20:15

‘Do I think in 10, 20, 30 years’ time we will still have a triple lock? I cannot see in all honesty how we can,’ says David Gauke

The new welfare and pensions secretary believes the government will have to reform the triple lock on pensions within his lifetime, despite concerns that it...

A year after voting for Brexit, Britain’s divided, and in uncharted waters | Timothy Garton Ash 06/22/2017 - 20:03
The most likely outcome of negotiations is a variant of Norway’s deal, where we must abide by EU rules but have no say. We’re better off staying in

‘The Brits don’t know what they want”, explained a front-page headline in that great Swiss newspaper, the Neue...

Conservative party call centre 'may have broken election law' 06/22/2017 - 20:00

Channel 4 News investigation questions whether market research staff were actually canvassing for candidates

The Conservative party allegedly operated a secret call centre during the election campaign that may have broken data protection and election laws, according to an investigation by...

German intelligence accused of 'spying on USA' 06/22/2017 - 19:44
Brexiteers may have had their moment – it's now the Remainers who have a spring in their step 06/22/2017 - 19:14
On the anniversary of the momentous decision to leave the EU, Parliament, rather than the Government, is in the driving seat
Hundreds of mourners attend Otto Warmbier's funeral 06/22/2017 - 19:13
Nick Clegg says threat of wealthy Brexit elite and populism damages UK 06/22/2017 - 19:00

Politician says brew of rightwing EU bashers playing on voter insecurity and cuts fanning populist ideas is pushing Britain to margins

A Brexit elite of hedge-fund managers, footloose multi-billionaires, rightwing politicians and newspaper proprietors have led the UK into diplomatic and...

Heads worried tuition fee pledge for teachers to be dropped 06/22/2017 - 18:59
Will the promise of tuition fee relief for teachers be the next education policy to be scrapped?
Grenfell fire: Number of tower blocks discovered with similar cladding rises to seven – and is expected to rise 06/22/2017 - 18:51
Samples from 600 high-rise flats are being tested urgently