British sixth formers have achieved some of the best A-level results seen for several years, despite the introduction of tougher exams in England that depressed grades in several popular subjects, including the sciences.
David Laws has had three careers. In the first, lasting seven years after he left Cambridge University with a double first in economics, he worked in the City of London as an investment banker, getting very rich as bankers do. In the second, lasting 21 years, he was a Liberal Democrat politician, aspiring to high office as politicians do.
The Labour Party has been under fire in recent days over allegations that it would write-off existing student debt if in governnment. What happened?
Labour has accused Theresa May’s government of allowing more than 600,000 pupils to be taught by unqualified teachers.
The number of permanent exclusions from schools in England has gone up, with the equivalent of 35 children being expelled every school day, according to government figures.
University vice-chancellors earning more than the prime minister will be asked to prove they are worth it as part of a clampdown on accelerating pay increases among higher education leaders.
It is 8.30 on a Thursday morning. Ordinarily, this leafy street in south London would be teeming with life, as boys clad in black blazers and striped ties make their way to school. Today, the road is uncharacteristically quiet.
A group of students are preparing to take legal action against a top university after alleging they became unwell by living in mouldy and mice-infested accommodation.
John McDonnell has rowed back slightly on Jeremy Corbyn’s pre-election suggestion that Labour could wipe out existing student debt, saying this was “an ambition” for the party in power but would not necessarily happen.
The government is facing pressure to investigate the high salaries awarded to university vice-chancellors amid accusations that students’ tuition fees are being used to inflate the pay packets of senior management.
The Spanish goalkeeper is being slammed by West Ham United fans.
Glasgow Rangers were rampant against their opponents at Ibrox today as Steven Gerrard steered his side to within a point off top spot in the table.
The Aston Villa-linked goalkeeper struggled on Friday night.
The Baggies loanee is quick becoming a fan favourite for the West Brom contingent as the Hawthorns side remains unbeaten in the Championship this season.
Fabio Cardoso spent a year at Ibrox side Glasgow Rangers.
Harry Forrester was released by Scottish Premiership giants Rangers in 2017 - but where is he now?
Aston Villa twice their lead slip against Burnley this afternoon.
Mauricio Pochettino has steered Spurs to just two wins this season and all does not seem well at the Tottenham Hotspur Arena at present.
Frank Lampard's Chelsea side are set to take on Brighton & Hove Albion at the weekend.
The Toffees boss is under fire after a poor start to the season for the Goodison Park side.
On Thursday, the SNP’s Finance Secretary revealed the Scottish government’s draft budget. What are the big changes?
A new YouGov Live poll suggests that 14% of Britons think the United Kingdom would be better off without its capital - including a plurality of UKIP voters.
A new survey for Shout Out UK suggests that an overwhelming proportion of the UK public support compulsory political education. And rightly so.