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The forgotten Black Country queen of Wimbledon’s Centre Court 

15 Jul 18

Dorothy gave a hint of what the future was to hold in 1924.


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What it’s really like to have autism – Tyler, ten, has written a book called Invisible Me 

15 Jul 18

Schoolboy reveals just how isolating it can be – and how much he has to offer to the world…


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The harrowing story 14yr old destined for Oxford – before being forced into marriage 

15 Jul 18

Hawaa Ayoub was dragged screaming to her own marriage after being tricked into going abroad for a ‘holiday…


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Why schools are giving girls spoons to prevent forced marriages 

14 Jul 18

A Birmingham woman who was tricked into forced marriage as a teenager is backing the school’s initiative…


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Kids as young as seven being asked to strip online for strangers 

14 Jul 18

One in ten children who chat to strangers online are asked to undress on camera…


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The best student bank accounts for 2018 – free overdrafts, offers and more 

13 Jul 18

The likes of Bank of Scotland, Santander, HSBC and more are offering free overdrafts and other offers and incentives to those heading to university…


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Could you pass a GCSE exam today? This quiz will tell you 

13 Jul 18

Try these 15 questions from past papers and practice tests covering English, maths and science…


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North Bromsgrove High School falls into special measures after head and 16 teachers quit 

13 Jul 18

Crisis-hit school slammed in new Ofsted report…


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Black Country to help transform careers education 

13 Jul 18

National Careers Hub launch event takes place at Dudley academy.


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Last minute teacher gifts from Aldi, Home Bargains, Millie’s Cookies, ebay, John Lewis and more 

12 Jul 18

Ideas include personalised tote bags, candles, diaries and books…


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Primary school bans The Floss dance amid concern over Fortnite game 

12 Jul 18

The Floss, which is trickier than it looks, has become popular with kids up and down the country…


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Schools urged to ‘relax’ uniform policies – after Sheldon schoolboy ‘excluded’ for refusing to wear blazer in blazing heat 

12 Jul 18

Blake Sheldon was said to have been booted out of KESH Academy…


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Warwick ranked 4th in Europe in new Times Higher Education (THE) Europe Teaching Rankings 2018 

11 Jul 18

THE (the Times Higher Education ) have announced in their Thursday 12 th July 2018 edition, that the University of Warwick has been ranked 4 th in Europe in their new Times Higher Education (THE) Europe Teaching Rankings 2018.


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No power to stop Springfield Primary academy conversion – despite protests 

11 Jul 18

Parents and teachers fear it will result in pay cuts and redundancies…


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Scottish Power Foundation 

11 Jul 18

The Scottish Power Foundation is now accepting applications from Registered Charities and not-for-profit organisations and expects to fund around 20 projects over the next year.


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5 Ways To Make Learning Fun For Your Child 

11 Jul 18

Whether your child loves school and learning with a passion, or is counting down the days until they leave, it is a fact that education is something that cannot be opted out of.


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Schoolgirl suffering from cancer missed her prom – and this is what her friends did 

11 Jul 18

Amazing moment Molly Harrison was given a huge boost…


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Workers reveal biggest misconceptions about their jobs – and it’s eye-opening 

10 Jul 18

New jobs are exciting, fresh and a new opportunity…


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These are the things every student must take to university – essential checklist for Freshers Week 

10 Jul 18

All you need to do now is pack, sounds simple but there a few things to consider before embarking on such a mammoth task…


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Ten things students must avoid during Freshers Week in Birmingham 

10 Jul 18

By sticking by these ten handy tips you can party yourself silly but safely…


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Teenagers Invited To Sandwell Careers Event 

10 Jul 18

Teenagers aged between 14 and 19 are invited to a careers event in Oldbury to help them decide what they want to do after school and college.


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When is Freshers Week 2018? Dates for Birmingham City University, Aston University and University of Birmingham students 

10 Jul 18

As a city, Birmingham can boast three brilliant universities…


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Thousands of Birmingham kids are missing out on free childcare 

10 Jul 18

The latest figures from the Department for Education have revealed that only six in 10 eligible toddlers in our city are currently benefiting…


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Birmingham school in stranger danger alert after Audi driver orders boy towards his car 

9 Jul 18

Police alerted after incident at Colmers School and Sixth Form College in Rednal…


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Schoolboy excluded after refusing to wear his blazer – in scorching 33C heat 

9 Jul 18

Furious mum slammed King Edward VI Sheldon Heath Academy after her son was ordered out of school during Birmingham heatwave…