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St Olave's Grammar School row head resigns

Aydin Önaç, head of St Olave's Grammar School in Orpington, will leave at Christmas.

Eviction threat over complaints about crying baby

A family renting in London are threatened with eviction after complaints over a crying baby.

Mistakes in benefits claims could cost up to £500m

Around 75,000 claimants were underpaid by mistakes made in assessing the main sickness benefit.

The worst bullies: 'My friends called me Ugly Betty'

Bullying by friends is 'really harmful and teachers should take it more seriously', says a victim.

Glitter banned by Dorset children's nursery chain

The art material is a "dangerous" microplastic which can enter the food chain, the nursery chain says.

Lawrence Okolie: Boxer talks being bullied at school, losing seven stone and building his confidence

British boxer Lawrence Okolie visits his former school as part of anti-bullying week, as he reflects on how he was bullied for his weight, made changes to his lifestyle and overcame confidence issues.

School counsellors needed to tackle self-harm 'epidemic', minister told

More school counsellors are needed to deal with a rise in emotional problems, the government is told.

School in Theresa May's constituency seeks £1 for pens

The school in Theresa May's constituency says donations would help it through a "funding crisis".

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