NEWS IN NUMBERS
LEGO bricks were used to create the giant LEGO sleigh featuring Father Christmas and his eight life-sized reindeer for LEGOLAND Windsor Resort.
in ten teenage girls in England have been referred to mental health and learning disability services in the past year, according to the NHS. The figures are the first statistics to be published about children referred to mental health services, and raises concerns about the pressures teenage girls face, particularly online.
private properties are thought to be empty in Wales. The Welsh Government said it was working with councils to bring homes back into use.
pounds is how much a collection of original Star Wars figures has sold for at auction in Sheffield. The 99-piece set was originally sold between 1978 and 1983, with each individual figure costing as little as £1.59.
brighter and about 7% larger is how much the moon seemed on 2 December. The ‘supermoon’ happens when the moon reaches its closest point to the Earth (see p5).