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Autism concern over home schooling rise in Wales

November 17, 2017 2:36 pm0 comments
Autism concern over home schooling rise in Wales

The number of pupils being taken out of school to be taught at home has doubled in four years – with many of them believed to be autistic. Some 1,906 pupils were removed in 2016-17, up from 864 in 2013-14, according to council data. National Autistic Society Cymru said many […]

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Women in Scotland allowed abortion pill at home

October 26, 2017 2:36 pm0 comments
Women in Scotland allowed abortion pill at home

Women in Scotland are the first in the UK to be allowed to take the abortion pill at home. Scotland’s Chief Medical Officer has written to all health boards to say the drug misoprostol can be taken by women outside of a clinical setting. The change brings Scotland in line […]

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Marilyn Manson recuperating at home after stage accident

October 2, 2017 2:52 am0 comments
Marilyn Manson recuperating at home after stage accident

Media playback is unsupported on your device Rock star Marilyn Manson is recuperating at home after a stage accident in which he was crushed by a prop, his spokesman has told the BBC. The prop – apparently two large guns held together with metal scaffolding – fell as he was […]

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Celtic suffer worst ever home loss in Europe as PSG score five

September 13, 2017 12:23 am0 comments
Celtic suffer worst ever home loss in Europe as PSG score five

Celtic sustained their heaviest ever home European defeat as Neymar led the way for Paris St-Germain in the Champions League group-stage opener. The world’s most expensive player coolly finished and then had a hand in PSG’s second, which was finished emphatically by Kylian Mbappe. Edinson Cavani converted a penalty for […]

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Samsung working on home smart speaker

August 24, 2017 10:14 am0 comments
Samsung working on home smart speaker

Samsung has confirmed it is developing its own voice-controlled “smart speaker” for the home, to rival devices by Amazon and Google. DJ Koh, head of Samsung’s mobile division, told CNBC News: “I am already working on it.” The company already has a voice-controlled assistant called Bixby on some of its […]

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Tuilagi & Solomona sent home from England camp

August 7, 2017 6:47 am0 comments
Tuilagi & Solomona sent home from England camp

England players Manu Tuilagi and Denny Solomona have been sent home from a training camp over “team culture issues”, says the Rugby Football Union. The RFU did not comment further but the issue is thought to be alcohol-related. The pair, who trained on Saturday and Sunday, are understood to have […]

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Health regulator to investigate care home rape cover-up claims

July 29, 2017 11:13 am0 comments
Health regulator to investigate care home rape cover-up claims

The body which regulates health and social care in England admits it could have acted more quickly after a rape was reported at a home for people with learning disabilities in north London. The rape is alleged to have happened in November 2015 and the home closed a year later. […]

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John Heard: Home Alone actor dies aged 71

July 22, 2017 2:45 pm0 comments
John Heard: Home Alone actor dies aged 71

The actor John Heard, best known for his role in the Home Alone films, has died at the age of 71. Heard was found dead on Friday in his hotel room in Palo Alto, California, according to celebrity news website TMZ. The Santa Clara medical examiner’s office confirmed the death. […]

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I'm not moving to a retirement home – Rooney

July 10, 2017 8:46 am0 comments
I'm not moving to a retirement home - Rooney

Wayne Rooney says he is not “coming into a retirement home” by rejoining Everton, and believes he can force his way back into the England squad. The 31-year-old striker, re-signed on a free transfer, started 15 league games for Manchester United last season. He was not in the England squad […]

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Twin Atlantic: TRNSMT couldn't be closer to home

July 8, 2017 9:46 am0 comments
Twin Atlantic: TRNSMT couldn't be closer to home

It might be the first time TRNSMT festival has taken place in Glasgow, but for one act they couldn’t be closer to home. Local band Twin Atlantic, who’ve just come back from supporting System of a Down in Moscow, are playing on the Sunday line-up. Front man Sam McTrusty said: […]

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