SEP
20

UK News

Donald Tusk: Theresa May's Brexit...Westminster inquest: Khalid Masood...Maryland shooting: Woman kills...'Croydon cat killer' mystery solved...Storm Bronagh brings flooding and...Mercury Prize 2018: Wolf Alice win...Meghan Markle and Doria Ragland at...Periods 'keeping girls out of school'Internet regulator considered for UKEvans Cycles seeks new owner amid...Vote Leave data firm hit with first...Lake Victoria, Tanzania: Dozens...Marine Le Pen ordered to undergo...The inventor who plans to build a...Basking sharks leap as high as great...Hacker T Dog takes over BBC News...Brecon Beacons sheep rescued by Thai...Are Chris's newborn twins really...Stonehenge photos recreated for...Giant pandas can tell a mate from...Young lawyer who teaches you your...Maine restaurant sedates lobsters...My holiday with the Afghan mujahideenYour pictures: My favourite roomBrexit: UK vs EU on the football pitchBBC News Channel'We're in love but never have sex'Mumford & Sons 'grapple with...GoPro Hero 7 camera films smooth...Spanish flu: 'We didn't know who...Bringing Shakespeare's neglected...Train delays: Who is responsible for...Top 10 tips for starting at universityBodyguard: How come ITV sold the BBC...Train delays: Passengers react to...Emmy Awards 2018: Are British actors...New York inmate's golf drawings lead...Martin Sellner: The new face of the...Hologram phone calls - sci-fi or...Europa League: Villarreal 2-2...Arsenal 4-2 Vorskla Poltava: Gunners...Russia reinstated by Wada after...Europa League: Celtic 1-0 Rosenborg...Willian's strike helps Chelsea beat...Anthony Joshua v Alexander Povetkin:...'I lost my entire family to a cult':...Last call for Nevada’s brothels?Josef Frantisek: The Battle of...

BBC Front Page News

Donald Tusk: Theresa May's Brexit trade plan won't workDonald Tusk: Theresa May's Brexit trade plan won't work

The EU Council president dismisses the Chequers plan - the PM says there is "hard work" to be done.

Westminster inquest: Khalid Masood 'sent kissing emoji' before attackWestminster inquest: Khalid Masood 'sent kissing emoji' before attack

Khalid Masood's widow describes her last contact with her "evil" husband on the morning of his attack.

Maryland shooting: Woman kills three, turns gun on herselfMaryland shooting: Woman kills three, turns gun on herself

The attack, which killed three people, is a rare mass shooting carried out by a woman.

'Croydon cat killer' mystery solved by police'Croydon cat killer' mystery solved by police

The Met Police says 25 post-mortem examinations were conducted during a three-year investigation.

BBC NewsBBC SportDownham+Market on TwitteriPlayerDir EnqsMapTrainsTVTraffic Downham MarketWeatherFinancial Markets
The Community Info for Clackclose Community Primary School not only gives you instant access to live national and local news but local information, services and reviews around Clackclose Primary School. There is also everything 'you didn't know you didn't know'!

Tip! - Try entering your own postcode into the Your Location box (top right) and all the local links currently set for PE38 9PF will relocate for you anywhere in the UK. This can be especially useful for when you are travelling or on holiday! Crucially, although you are on the NEWS profile at the moment, you could also use the White Profile buttons to choose another profile like Clackclose Primary School Area or Sport or Shopping or Faith ...... Whatever you choose clackclosecommunityprimaryschooldownhammarket 2day will look different and current everyday!

BBC news for Norfolk

Man guilty of Norwich hammer attack murderMan guilty of Norwich hammer attack murder

Farnaz Ali suffered 59 injuries in the fatal attack by her neighbour Danny Williams, a court hears.

Great Yarmouth stranded ship: New crew joins Malaviya TwentyGreat Yarmouth stranded ship: New crew joins Malaviya Twenty

The stricken vessel has been detained in Great Yarmouth since June 2016 amid a pay dispute.

Pregnant horses and foal rescued from slaughter in NorfolkPregnant horses and foal rescued from slaughter in Norfolk

An animal sanctuary takes in 23 thoroughbred horses after their owner got into financial problems.

Aircraft firm bids to reopen old RAF Coltishall runwayAircraft firm bids to reopen old RAF Coltishall runway

Swift Aircraft wants to run test flights on the old runway at the former military base.

AskTen - Ten things you may not have noticed last week!

  1. How to boost employee engagement. If you can increase the level of engagement in your organisation, you'll likely see the productivity of your workforce rise, too. And almost any organisation can foster greater engagement if leaders: [READ MORE]
     
  2. 60/40 chance of no-deal Brexit. Britain is odds-on to crash out of the European Union without a deal the international trade secretary. Liam Fox rates the chances of a no deal departure at "60-40". He points the finger of blame at the "intransigence" of the European Commission, which he says has a "theological obsession" with EU rules rather than "economic wellbeing". The Sunday Times
     
  3. Apple reaches the $1 trillion landmark. Apple has become the world's first public company to be worth $1 trillion (£767bn). The tech giant’s market value reached the landmark figure in New York on Friday as its shares closed at a new record high of $207.39. Speculation it would reach the target had been rising since Tuesday when it reported better than expected quarterly results. BBC
     
  4. Interest rates to stay low, says Bank of England. The Bank of England raised interest rates for the first time in nine years, bringing the base rate up from 0.5% to 0.75%, but warned as it did so that there would be no return to the high rates such as 5% seen before the global financial crisis for decades because of factors including an ageing population, which is more likely to save money. Daily Mail
     
  5. Volume of calls drop despite mobile addiction. Many of us may seem glued to our handsets but the number of calls made on mobile phones in the UK fell for the first time ever in 2017. The total volume of calls made on mobiles fell by 1.7% in 2017, even though making them is the cheapest it has ever been. Ofcom says that on average people check their phones once every 12 minutes during their waking hours. The Independent
     
  6. Rents rise 60% faster than wages in England. Rents have risen 60% faster than wages across England since 2011, according to Shelter. The housing charity claims the crisis is spilling out of cities into middle England strongholds such as Tunbridge Wells. The report shows that private rents have risen by 16% since 2011, outpacing average wages which have risen by just 10%. The number of households that are renting privately has soared by 74% in the 10 years from 2007. The Telegraph
     
  7. Weather wetter and hotter than in 100 years. The Met Office has published its annual climate report and says the UK is hotter and wetter than it has been in the last 100 years, with 20% more rain falling every year during the last decade than did in the 30 years before 1990. Last year was the fifth-warmest on record and nine of the 10 hottest years have been since 2002, the report says. BBC
     
  8. Not drinking alcohol ‘increases risk of dementia’. A study of 9,000 people in the UK has found that not drinking alcohol in middle age was associated with an increased risk of contracting dementia later in life – though the reason for the link is not known. Conversely, those who drank very heavily in middle age were found to have an increased risk. Moderate drinkers were less susceptible. BBC
     
  9. New organ donor plan 'could save hundreds'. The government says a new law to tackle organ donor shortages in England could save up to 700 extra lives every year. The legislation would see the arrangement change to an opt-out scheme, under which people will be assumed to be willing to donate organs after death unless they have stated otherwise. Some 411 people in the UK died on the transplant waiting list in 2017. Daily Mail
     
The bottom line. Transport spending in London rose 11.4% from 2016 to 2017. By contrast, during the same period transport spending in the north of England fell by 3.6%. The difference in spending per head in London and the north of England over the past decade is £419. The Guardian

This Microportal is built on the 2day Microportals platform which provides you with 3 click access to local and global information crucial both to your personal and working life. The platform provides live local data on transport, what's on, accommodation, eating out, shopping, sport, religion and weather as well as comprehensive reference and resource sections including TV, radio, online shopping, route planning, health, education and more.

We are not responsible for the content of external internet sites to which any 2day supported sites are linked. We do not share any contact information with other providers. We use cookies to make our site work efficiently. More information on privacy and cookies.

Copyright © 2004–2018 2day Microportals, East Quither Farm, Milton Abbot, Tavistock, Devon, PL19 0PZ, UK.