Number of private school tutors paid more than £100,000-a-year soars by 25 per cent in two years

Number of private school tutors paid more than £100,000-a-year soars by 25 per cent in two years sparking fears of brain drain from state system New research shows number of staff on six figures has risen by 25% since 2019 Sunday Times Private School pay list features 200 private schools and salaries Eton College topped … Read more

Number of private school tutors paid more than £100,000-a-year soars by 25 per cent in two years

Number of private school tutors paid more than £100,000-a-year soars by 25 per cent in two years sparking fears of brain drain from state system New research shows number of staff on six figures has risen by 25% since 2019 Sunday Times Private School pay list features 200 private schools and salaries Eton College topped … Read more

Number of teenage girls developing tics and Tourette’s syndrome surges as a result of lockdown

Number of teenage girls developing tics and Tourette’s syndrome surges as a result of rising lockdown anxiety  Specialists at Great Ormond Street and Evelina have reported a rise in referrals  Before pandemic, average of six teenage girls presented symptoms each year   Now experts say they are receiving three or four new referrals evey week   Tics … Read more

‘Number of casualties’ are reported in ‘major incident’ as police close street in South Wales 

Huge emergency response as a ‘number of casualties’ are reported at ‘major incident’ in South Wales At least 20 emergency vehicles on scene at a village near Rhondda, South Wales  Police have closed the road and also confirmed there are a ‘number of casualties’ The force has advised people to avoid the area as it … Read more

Number of single-parent families in the UK falls as fewer couples split up over money

Number of single-parent families fell as fewer couples split up over money after UK economy bounced back from 2008 financial crisis, new figures show Office for National Statistics found number of single-parent families had fallen  Family lawyer suggested reason for less breakups is improvement in finances  Unmarried couples living together with children has increased since … Read more

The modern makeovers of Number 11 Downing Street

The flat at Number 11 Downing Street has seen extensive refurbishments in the past two decades before Carrie Symonds made her recent renovations, making further changes to those left by the Camerons.   The ‘glum’ decor is said to have been removed in favour of vintage furniture restored by hand by Miss Symonds and the hall floors … Read more

Foreign crooks deported from UK hits record low number

Record low number of foreign crooks are being kicked out of UK after deportations slumped by 34% last year, figures reveal Just 3,374 were booted out – a third fewer than 2019 and lowest figure for decade The Home Office has struggled amid coronavirus-related travel restrictions  Numbers have been falling for four years from peak … Read more

Number of migrants given asylum in UK fell by more than half in 2020, new figures show

The UK granted asylum or offered some form of protection to almost 10,000 people last year – falling by more than half that of 2019, new figures show. Protection in the form of asylum, humanitarian protection, alternative forms of leave and resettlement was offered to 9,936 people in 2020, said the Home Office. This figure … Read more

Number of foreign nationals who overstay visas in Britain DOUBLES in five years, new report claims 

Number of foreign nationals who overstay their visas after arriving in Britain DOUBLES in just five years, new report claims A new report claims foreign nationals overstaying visas doubled in five years In 2016, 49,420 arrived with visas but never left, this rose to 91,863 last March Migration Watch UK claim  250,000 more could be … Read more

UK government WON’T share number of Covid cases in quarantine hotels

The Government has refused to reveal the number of Covid cases found through its controversial quarantine hotels scheme. Since February 15, travelers returning home to the UK after visiting one of 33 red-listed countries have been forced to quarantine in a hotel for 10 days at a cost of £1,750 each. The red-list areas are … Read more