NewsBiscuit

The news written by you…

Posts Tagged ‘children’

Outrage as Rastamouse takes multi-million pound bonus

Politicians are calling for TV CBeebies star Rastamouse to loose his bonus, calling it prepostorous that at times of austerity, Rastamouse was enjoying ever increasing amounts of rewards whilst the rest of the BBC was receiving cuts.

Read more >

Posted: Feb 17th, 2012
More from News In Brief



Smacking could prevent ministers’ daft ideas, says Labour MP

Tottenham MP David Lammy has argued for a change in the law which would allow people to smack government ministers, in an attempt to reinstil discipline and put an end to unacceptable behaviour such as NHS reform or introducing free schools.

Read more >

Posted: Jan 30th, 2012
More from News In Brief



CRB check to include compulsory test on the works of Julia Donaldson

Home Secretary Theresa May has announced that childcare professionals wishing to apply for a CRB check must also ‘demonstrate sufficient knowledge’ on the works of popular author and Children’s Laureate, Julia Donaldson.

Read more >

Posted: Jan 20th, 2012
More from News In Brief



Coalition to put Nick Clegg up for adoption

On the day the coalition have decided to look at shortening the adoption process, they have also announced they are putting Nick Clegg on the adoption list. The move comes as Conservative and Liberal Democrats argue over who shall have custody of Mr Clegg over the festive period.

Read more >

Posted: Dec 23rd, 2011
More from News In Brief



Oversubscribed Middlesbrough school credits ‘satisfactory’ Ofsted report

Lusitania school - setting pride alightThe report singled out ‘variable’ standards of teaching and ‘low-level’ task setting – marked improvements on the previous ratings of ‘woeful’ and ‘non-existent’.

Read more >

Posted: Dec 20th, 2011
More from Education