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‘English hubs’ are being set up across the UK to help improve children’s reading and writing. They will aim to boost literacy skills in 469 schools.
pounds is how much a special white chocolate Creme Egg is worth. The prized egg is being sold in a Co-op supermarket somewhere in the UK. There are 350-400 other white eggs, worth at least £100.
pounds is how much brides getting married at the Holy Cross Church in Bearsted could be fined if they turn up late to their own wedding.
students were caught breaking the rules in GCSE and A Level exams in 2017. A lot of those were caught taking mobile phones into the exam.
mph winds were reported as Storm Eleanor hit the UK. Thousands of homes were left without power and travel was disrupted across Britain.