Education Secretary said he would be prepared to back future applications to expand selective schools
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Friday 02 August 2013
Drilling began at 11.15am at the West Sussex site as demonstrations entered their ninth day
Chrissie Hynde and Ray Davies' daughter Natalie arrested after gluing herself to boyfriend during fracking protest
Wednesday 31 July 2013
Natalie Hynde, the daughter of The Pretenders’ singer Chrissie Hynde and The Kinks’ Ray Davies has been arrested after apparently gluing her hands to her boyfriend during a protest against fracking.
Wednesday 31 July 2013
France's Schneider Electric has agreed a £3.4 billion deal for Invensys in a move that could lead to jobs cuts for UK workers.
Friday 26 July 2013
Manning leaked ‘to gain notoriety’
Thursday 25 July 2013
Tom Bawden visits the West Sussex village where events are shaking up old allegiances
Don't pack the shorts away yet! Clouds cover south and east, but sun to return next week - along with weather warnings and potential flooding
Saturday 20 July 2013
Heat and humidity will bring a good chance of heavy showers and even thunder
Friday 12 July 2013
Gift vouchers to be honoured but only to half of price
Sunday 30 June 2013
The Education Secretary Michael Gove’s department has been censured by public spending watchdogs over a plan to set up a state boarding school for inner-city children in the heart of the Sussex countryside.
Sunday 23 June 2013
Amol Rajan finds brotherly love at a new family-run restaurant in west London
Saturday 22 June 2013
There was much amusement in the Twitterverse this week after Odell's father rang NME to complain about its 0/10 review of Long Way Down.
Monday 03 June 2013
Norton Rose, the 219-year-old London law firm, completes its merger with US practice Fulbright & Jaworski today, in what the combined group's boss describes as a "momentous occasion".
Exclusive: Young people ‘want UK to stay in Europe’: Four in 10 adults aged 18 to 24 are ‘firmly in favour’ of membership, poll shows
Tom Daley ‘is gay because his father died’ says UK evangelist
Iain Duncan Smith leaves Commons food banks debate early
Kiss and yell: Italian protester charged with sexual assault after kissing riot police officer
PM denies two child limit for benefits is part of Tory welfare policy
Anachronistic and iniquitous, grammar schools are a blot on the British education system
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