Category: News

Amy Schumer uses Meghan pic to announce pregnancy

The comedian announced the news via a friend’s Instagram story, and a photoshopped picture. Source:: BBC News UK

‘Zombies’ wanted for mass dance in Inverness

The event in Inverness’ Victorian Market will mark the close of the ZombieNess festival. Source:: BBC News UK

Highlands and islands on Lonely Planet’s ‘Best in Travel’ list

The Scottish region is named one of the travel guide’s top 10 destinations for 2019. Source:: BBC News UK

Schools and home care disrupted by Glasgow equal pay strike

Primary schools are closed and home care services disrupted as unions stage a 48-hour walkout Source:: BBC News UK

More takeaways on high street despite anti-obesity push

Campaigners say they increase obesity levels, but local authorities say they need more powers to curb their growth. Source:: BBC News UK

Cervical screening: Millions missing smear tests

Health data shows a lower proportion of women have been having the test when they should. Source:: BBC News UK

Spending plans must not ignore children, government told

The government is being urged to put the interests of children at the heart of its financial plans. Source:: BBC News UK

Newspaper headlines: Defiant May and plastic ‘polluting’ people

The PM’s Commons showdown on Brexit attracts headlines alongside a study into toxic microplastics. Source:: BBC News UK

Quadruple amputee Alex Lewis to climb Ras Dashen mountain in Ethiopia

Alex Lewis will attempt to summit Ras Dashen mountain in Ethiopia in January using a special buggy and rock climbing. Source:: BBC News UK

Afia wins Fostering Network President’s award

Afia has fostered 27 children in Tower Hamlets – now she’s won an award for exceptional contributions to foster care. Source:: BBC News UK

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