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  1. Vinspired environmental work set to carry on after charity collapse

    Among work handled by Vinspired, which closed its doors last November, is youth engagement for Our Bright Future - a £33m partnership led by the Wildlife Trusts to involve young people in environmental...

  2. Monthly care applications reach three-year low

    Figures from the Children and Family Court Advisory and Support Service (Cafcass) show there were 975 applications made in December last year. This is the first month since September 2015, when 985...

  3. Labour calls for 'radical overhaul' in apprenticeships

    Speaking during a parliamentary debate on apprenticeships, Judith Cummins said schools should work closely with local businesses and colleges to help young people access vocational skills for future employment....

  4. Sugar education to be part of core school subjects

    Public Health England (PHE) revealed the average 10-year-old has consumed 18 years' worth of sugar - an excess of 2,800 sugar cubes each year - according to government data.  With more than a third...

  5. School debt climbs nearly fourfold, warns think-tank

    In 2017/18, 30.3 per cent of local authority-run secondary schools were in deficit, which is almost four times 2014's proportion of 8.1 per cent,  according to Education Policy Institute analysis. The...