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High court ruling: Theresa May defends 'unlawful' air quality near schools and nurseries

Angeline Albert (21-Feb-18)

Prime Minister Theresa May was forced to defend the Government’s air quality plans in PMQs - only hours after a High Court judge ruled ‘unlawful’ her Government’s failure to tackle illegal air pollution levels in 45 local authorities......

Seven thousand more disadvantaged children to get 'free' nursery place

Sue Learner (12-Feb-18)

Seven thousand more disadvantaged two-year-olds will be eligible for ‘free’ childcare, according to the new childcare minister. Nadhim Zahawi has announced more children from low income families will be able.....

Peter Rabbit film 'wrong' to show 'allergy bullying' scene

Michaela Chirgwin (12-Feb-18)

A controversial scene in the new film Peter Rabbit, which depicts a man with an allergy being ‘bullied’, has led to charities and parents calling for people to boycott the film. Allergy support groups voiced.....