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A good day for pedants. The education desk in the Conservative press office sarcastically welcomed the conversion of Andy Burnham, Labour’s education spokesman, to the cause of free schools (“U-turn on schools” in The Sun, but it does not appear to be online):
Still doesn’t have any policies but now he opposes one less of the [...]
Should town centres fight to save shops or should they simply be turned into flats and houses? Our Online House Hunter looks at the battle ground that is our High Street.
Huddersfield v Bournemouth, League One play-off semi final, second leg
Lay Bournemouth at 4.6 to one
The second rounds of the play-offs are already proving to be more exciting than the first legs, which is to be expected, and tonight it’s the turn of the teams who finished third and sixth in League One. Bournemouth made the [...]
The electorate punished the Liberal Democrats in the local elections. But the UK is becoming more liberal. And this is why the Tories, despite calls for Cameron to go the polls now, should stay in coalition with the Liberals.
Villas-Boas has been in management from an age when most kids’ knowledge of the game is restricted to dedicated hours of Football Manager.
When people face a traumatic event or experience in life they often seek solace in something they believe in; something that will offer potential solutions and fill the emotional and spiritual vacuum when everything else has failed. As you’d expect, many people living with HIV seek solace in their religious faith, and for some that becomes their whole life’s focus. However, religious faith and HIV continue to have a challenging relationship, to say the very least.
The trouble with the inequality arguments against high pay is that it is unsubtle. Most people accept it is fair for people with very rare talents, such as footballers or entertainers, to be awarded vast salaries.
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