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Nepal Earthquake 0

Nepal Earthquake

The search is still on for survivors after a massive earthquake hit the country of Nepal in South Asia on Saturday. Nearly 2,000 people have been confirmed killed in the country’s worst earthquake in...

We’re in the News 0

We’re in the News

  Lowerplace Primary School described as ‘exceptionally effective’ by David Laws MP Reporter: Amy Westlake Date online: 17 January 2015   The letter David Laws, the Minister of State for Schools, wrote to Lowerplace...

The History of Christmas Trees 0

The History of Christmas Trees

The evergreen fir tree has traditionally been used to celebrate winter festivals (pagan and Christian) for thousands of years. Pagans used branches of it to decorate their homes during the winter solstice, as it...

Typhoon Hagupit sweeps across Philippines 0

Typhoon Hagupit sweeps across Philippines

Typhoon Hagupit is sweeping across the eastern Philippines, toppling trees and power lines and threatening coastal areas. More than half a million people have fled coastal villages in the area, which was still recovering...

Danish school says no to having just one best friend 0

Danish school says no to having just one best friend

Do you have someone that you consider to be your best friend? If you ask that question in one school in Denmark then the answer would definitely be no. That’s because at Bernadotte, a...

New SNP leader hopes to inspire girls 0

New SNP leader hopes to inspire girls

Scotland’s new First Minister says she hopes to inspire girls everywhere after becoming the country’s first female leader. Nicola Sturgeon was voted in by the Scottish parliament on Wednesday and replaces Alex Salmond as...

Poo-powered Bio-Bus hits road in Bath and Bristol 0

Poo-powered Bio-Bus hits road in Bath and Bristol

Check out this new form of poo-blic transport! Britain’s first bus powered entirely by poo and food waste has hit the road. The Bio-Bus is a shuttle service between Bath and Bristol Airport. It...

More US snow to come after snowstorm 0

More US snow to come after snowstorm

Another metre of snow is expected to fall on the parts of north-eastern America that have been covered by a huge storm. Some areas have already been hit by up to 1.5 metres of snow...

Public to pay for British moon landing in 10 years time 0

Public to pay for British moon landing in 10 years time

Plans for a British led mission to the moon have been announced. The British Lunar Mission One would survey the Moon’s south pole to see whether mankind could eventually set up a base and...

A Huge Thankyou to Parents / Carers 0

A Huge Thankyou to Parents / Carers

Our attendance today is 98.3% – Amazing! Look out for the monthly Attendance Newsletter! Working in partnership we can ensure that we achieve success in all we do. I would like to take this...