A council has apologised over the way it handled a decision to remove three Eastern European children from foster parents who were members of Ukip.
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Friday 31 December 2010
Northampton, the Premiership leaders, seemed perfectly serene when they lost the services of the world-class Scotland prop Euan Murray earlier this month: Jim Mallinder, the Midlanders' director of rugby, talked enthusiastically of his front-row options, insisting that Murray's abrupt departure would not leave his side exposed in their headlong pursuit of silverware. And what happened yesterday? Why, Mallinder signed himself a prop, just in case.
Friday 17 December 2010
Pupils will be given an "MOT" to ensure they can read properly at the age of six, the Education Secretary said today.
Monday 29 November 2010
Wednesday 24 November 2010
A gang of men were convicted today of a catalogue of offences against vulnerable girls who were preyed on and abused.
Sunday 07 November 2010
Friday 15 October 2010
A former Labour minister has become the latest MP to face a police investigation into his expenses claims after his case was referred to Scotland Yard by Parliament's sleaze watchdog.
Wednesday 13 October 2010
A 17-year-old youth has been rearrested on suspicion of murder after the discovery of a body by police searching for a missing teenage mother, officers said today.
Tuesday 12 October 2010
Police searching for a missing 17-year-old mother today found a body in a canal.
Saturday 09 October 2010
Archery's world governing body was forced to issue a statement demanding Commonwealth Games spectators show "fair play" after England complained that "rowdy" Indian crowds had distracted their team at crucial moments of two matches which they went on to lose.
Friday 06 August 2010
This week's only council by-election saw Tories easily hold off a Labour challenge in a marginal seat.
Wednesday 14 July 2010
St Helens in Merseyside is the UK's most car-friendly town, while London is the worst spot for motorists, according to research out today.
Wednesday 07 July 2010
A British serviceman killed in an explosion in Afghanistan was a "model soldier", his comrades said today.
Monday 28 June 2010
Monday 17 May 2010
Josh Scott scored four goals as Dagenham & Redbridge all but secured their place in the League Two play-off final with a 6-0 thrashing of Morecambe yesterday.
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