Category Archives: UK

Fake Remembrance Merchandise Seized by Border Force

Border Force officers have seized fake poppy branded jewellery, key rings and scarves estimated to be worth approximately £150,000. The goods, some of which were also branded with the words ‘Lest we Forget’, were later confirmed to have infringed the … Continue reading

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Call for Women to Get Life-Saving Smear Test

Public Health England (PHE) has issued a fresh appeal to young women to take up the invitation of a cervical cancer test as new figures published today show a fall in the number of 25 to 29-year-old women being tested. … Continue reading

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Tyre Safety Blitz to Drive down Road Incidents

Highways England is marking the end of Tyre Safety Month by revealing a series of initiatives it is developing or already delivering to help drive down the number of people killed and injured on the country’s motorways and major A … Continue reading

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Single-Sex English Classes Introduced at Southampton School

A head teacher who introduced single-sex GCSE English classes in September in a bid to improve exam results has said he is “very impressed” with the way it has been working. Redbridge Community School in Southampton, Hampshire, introduced the new … Continue reading

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Goodbye Round Pound – 7 Days Left to Spend Them

As the round pound enters its final week, shoppers are today being reminded they have just seven days to use these coins before they swap the high street for the history books. From midnight on Sunday, the round pound will … Continue reading

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Five Ways to Spot a Cyber Scam

Here are five ways that you can clearly identify an online or cyber scam. 1) Message from a Retailer Scammers often send out emails pretending to be from well-known & trusted retailers (e.g. Amazon).  With a trained eye, these can … Continue reading

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Radio 1’s First Song 50 Year’s Ago Today

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