NEWS IN NUMBERS
million is how high the UK population is set to be in the next 12 years. Official figures show that it’s set to grow by 4.4 million.
rescued otter cubs have been released back into the wild in the Highlands. The orphaned cubs were cared for at Scottish SPCA’s National Wildlife Rescue Centre in Fishcross. Camera traps will track their progress.
million bulbs make up the new state-of-the-art display at Piccadilly Circus, which has been switched back on after undergoing renovations since January.
-year-old Henry Conway donated his birthday money to the RAF Benevolent Fund, after seeing an advert on TV. The fund supports current and former members of the RAF.
pounds is how much a rare 50p coin is on sale for online. The coins were minted to celebrate the life of Beatrix Potter, but this one has a rare printing error involving the Tom Kitten character.