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– May 20, 7:41 AM
The government has announced the formation of another advisory group, this time to review the content of initial teacher training. Professor Sam Twiselton, the director of the Institute of Education at Sheffield Hallam University, will lead a panel…
Headteachers have spoken out about the hardship their students are facing in the wake of a Human Rights Watch report that highlighted the growing number of children in hunger. Those working in schools said hunger had led to children stealing…
Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage has accused Gordon Brown of 'a disgusting smear' in a row over party funding. At a speech in Glasgow, the ex-PM will say The Brexit Party 'is making questionable claims about the true source of its funding' ahead of…
The New York Times
– May 20, 3:02 PM
Access to a government jet 24 hours a day. An office in the West Wing, plus guaranteed weekends off for family time. And an assurance of being made secretary of homeland security by November. Those were among a list of 10 conditions that Kris…
Conservative peer Michael Heseltine has had the party whip withdrawn after saying he would vote for the Lib Dems. The ex-deputy prime minister has said he would not back the Tories in this week's vote because of its pro-Brexit stance.