Category: ARTS & ENTS!

Handing every 25-year-old £10k would not be enough to tackle inequality

RADICAL proposals to sell off the Royal Bank of Scotland and hand £10,000 to everyone in the country when they turn 25 would fall short of what is needed to tackle...

Do not punish the old. Help the young find a decent home

THERE are winners and losers in the property market and we all know who the winners appear to be. New figures published this week suggest that retired homeowners are now...

Playground thuggery’ as nettles and brambles crowd out flowers on roadsides

A “marauding gang” of plants including brambles and nettles are increasingly taking over road verges and squeezing out wildflowers important for bees,...

Alfie’s final journey…a drive-past by Goodison Park

Alfie’s final journey…a drive-past by Goodison Park       0 comments A private funeral for 23-month-old Alfie Evans will be held in Liverpool...

Ambulance driver tops list of most sought after jobs

Ambulance driver, funeral services director, fashion model and librarian are among the most sought after jobs in the country, a new study shows. Research by jobs site...

Three quarter of Scots feel ‘overwhelmed’ by stress, new report finds

THREE quarters of Scottish adults have felt "overwhelmed" by stress in the last year, a new study has found. The survey, by the Mental Health Foundation, finds...

Brexit ‘best opportunity’ for young people, claims Tory Brexiteer Jacob Rees-Mogg

BREXIT represents "the best opportunity" for young people and would be better for them than remaining in the EU, leading Tory Brexiteer Jacob Rees-Mogg has...

David Miliband calls on MPs from all parties to stop hard Brexit

DAVID Miliband, the former Foreign Secretary, has urged MPs of all parties to come together to prevent Britain leaving the EU in a "hard Brexit". The ex-Labour...

Moscow used ‘bare-faced lies’ and social media disinformation over Salisbury, says MI5 chief Andrew Parker

THE Kremlin and Russian state media outlets promoted at least 30 "explanations" for the Salisbury nerve agent attack as part of a disinformation campaign to...

MI5 chief says Salisbury nerve agent attack deliberate and targeted

The Salisbury nerve agent attack was a “deliberate and targeted” act, the head of MI5 will declare on Monday. In his first public comments since the...