Educational News Feed

BBC Live Educational News

Homeless but working families rise by 73%, says Shelter

There's been a dramatic rise in the number of families who work but are still homeless, says charity.

Broadford Primary School has SATs results annulled

It concerns allegations of cheating at Broadford Primary School, in Romford, east London.

Parents set to lose right to veto sex education at age 15

Pupils should be able to request sex education against their parents' wishes, the government says.

Plan to teach all children first aid

It comes after an inquiry into the Manchester bombing found that many adults lacked life-saving skills.

Schools expel 40 pupils each day, data shows

The number of pupils expelled from school rises by 15%, as heads blame cuts to support.

Australia overtaking UK for overseas students

Australia is overtaking the UK as the world's second biggest destination for international students.

Poor mental health 'part and parcel of childhood'

There is currently a children's mental health epidemic, England's Children's Commissioner Anne Longfield warns.

'Generation Sensible' in five charts

Whether it's drinking or taking drugs, young people in the UK seem to be getting more sensible.

St Mary's Church
Leigh, Kent
Vicar: Rev'd Lionel Kevis
01732 833022


Coffee Stop
Meet up with friends and make new ones over coffee. 10.00 - 11.30 am every Wednesday in the Genner Room, St Marys Church, Leigh.
Tea and cake also available.