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Was the Get Ready For Brexit campaign value for money?

In a report, published today, the National Audit Office (NAO) has found that the government’s Get ready for Brexit campaign made the public better aware of some of the things they might […]

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Busiest time of the year for debt advice at Citizens Advice

The last week of January is the busiest time for debt advice at Citizens Advice. Analysis of last year’s data revealed that on a single day, 29 January 2019, Citizens […]

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Could sleeper trains replace international air travel?

Artmans/Shutterstock Enrica Papa, University of Westminster Dutch airline KLM recently launched a new advertising campaign called “Fly Responsibly”. Remarkably, it seems to encourage viewers to fly less. “Do you always […]

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Petrol prices due to go down says RAC

A sudden fall in demand for oil due to the coronavirus outbreak in China means drivers in the UK should expect a cut in the price of fuel this week, […]

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How five short intentions can help people recovering from depression stay on track

Jacob_09/Shutterstock Michael Lucock, University of Huddersfield About one in six people in England report experiencing anxiety or depression in any given week, and depression is a major cause of disability […]

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Nazis murdered a quarter of Europe’s Roma, but history still overlooks this genocide

Roma or Sinti girl imprisoned in Auschwitz. Pictures taken by the SS for their files. Wiener Holocaust Library Collections, Author provided Barbara Warnock, University of Cambridge The murder of around […]

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Government donates £1 million to Auschwitz-Birkenau

A £1 million donation to help preserve the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp and ensure the lessons of Auschwitz live on for generations to come will be confirmed today, on Holocaust Memorial […]

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Terry Jones: professional comic, amateur historian, accomplished human being

Marion Turner, University of Oxford In 2013, Terry Jones said that he wanted to be remembered not for the Life of Brian or the Meaning of Life, but as a […]

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22% of parents and grandparents admit to not always using child car seats

More than a fifth (22%) of parents and grandparents who transport children by car admit to not using a child car seat all of the time putting lives at risk, […]

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Mental health: one in three young people in England are struggling – new report

Shutterstock/Lincoln Beddoe Kayleigh Chester, University of Hertfordshire; Ellen Klemera, University of Hertfordshire, and Fiona Brooks, University of Technology Sydney We have seen a dramatic change in health trends for young […]

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