Homebase owner Wesfarmers sees profits down 86.6%

The UK DIY chain is being overhauled and renamed Bunnings by Australian owner Wesfarmers.

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Apprenticeships: Eight things you need to know

What’s been the consequence of changes to the way apprenticeships work?The post Apprenticeships: Eight things you need to know appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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MPs investigate impact of social media and screens on youth

MPs launch an inquiry into the impact of social media and screen-use on young people’s health.The post MPs investigate impact of social media and screens on youth appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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John Worboys case: Court to rule if police failed victims

The Supreme Court will decide if the police failed two women who reported attacks in 2003 and 2007.The post John Worboys case: Court to rule if police failed victims appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Dishing the dirt

Lots of us use wipes to keep our kitchen surfaces clean. But is it worth it?The post Dishing the dirt appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Newspaper headlines: Charity sex claims and ‘Queen of fashion’

Wednesday’s papers cover fresh sex claims against charities and new FCA chief’s tax affairs criticised.The post Newspaper headlines: Charity sex claims and ‘Queen of fashion’ appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance lear… Continue reading

Russian rub

How a Russian entrepreneur created a popular cosmetics brand based around using extracts from Siberian herbs.The post Russian rub appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2: Visual effects revealed

The visual effects team behind the film has been nominated for an Oscar.The post Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2: Visual effects revealed appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Young Brits ‘lack cyber-security awareness’

A survey found over half of 18-25 year olds were using the same password for lots of online services.The post Young Brits ‘lack cyber-security awareness’ appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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AI ripe for exploitation, experts warn

AI could be used by rogue states, criminals and terrorists for malicious purposes in the near future.The post AI ripe for exploitation, experts warn appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Theresa May urges opposition peers to retire to cut size of Lords

The PM also vows to end “automatic” peerages for judges, police officers and other senior figures.The post Theresa May urges opposition peers to retire to cut size of Lords appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Police apologise to former Clash roadie over arrest

Deputy chief constable Louise Rolfe said she was sorry for what Don Lorenzo went through in 2007.The post Police apologise to former Clash roadie over arrest appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Qualcomm boosts NXP bid as it resists Broadcom takeover

Qualcomm has made a new, higher offer for Dutch rival NXP Semiconductors.The post Qualcomm boosts NXP bid as it resists Broadcom takeover appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Alfie Evans: Sick toddler’s life support ‘can end’

Doctors can stop providing life support to Alfie Evans against his parents’ wishes, a court rules.The post Alfie Evans: Sick toddler’s life support ‘can end’ appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Michelle Obama ‘loves’ Black Panther and so do the rest of us…

The ex-First Lady congratulates the makers of the superhero film after a successful opening weekend.The post Michelle Obama ‘loves’ Black Panther and so do the rest of us… appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance l… Continue reading

Parents’ anger over magnetic putty health fears

Parents are concerned after a Scottish schoolgirl was found with dangerous levels of the chemical arsenic.The post Parents’ anger over magnetic putty health fears appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Russian bots debate US gun control laws

Russian bots are believed to have taken part in debate about gun control following Florida shootings.The post Russian bots debate US gun control laws appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Jennifer Lawrence explains Bafta mishap with Joanna Lumley

The actress says her “rude” comment at the Baftas was “an inside joke that fell flat”.The post Jennifer Lawrence explains Bafta mishap with Joanna Lumley appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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‘Secret’ report into RBS published

MPs release an official report into an RBS unit accused of mistreating smaller businesses.The post ‘Secret’ report into RBS published appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Lancashire councillor investigated over ‘sexist’ Facebook post

Jim Marsh is accused of posting an inappropriate comment after a woman claimed she was harassed.The post Lancashire councillor investigated over ‘sexist’ Facebook post appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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