David Cameron has toady announced 27 new Free Schools in the capital - pledging more to come if the Conservatives win the General Election.Read the full story ›
Clouds will thicken, bringing light rain and a strong breeze later today.Read the full story ›
Most places will stay dry with sunny spells and varying cloud in the west.Read the full story ›
After a bright start for many, clouds will thicken bringing rain for much of the afternoon.Read the full story ›
Colin Pollard also sped up to 80mph in a 40mph zone, driving the wrong way down a slip road and twice around a roundabout.Read the full story ›
Retained firefighter Michael Gaunt, 25, sprang into action when his sporting rival collapsed onto the pitch and went into cardiac arrest.Read the full story ›
Despite being hunted by at least six police forces he has so far managed to give them the slip and carry out a suspected one-man crime wave.Read the full story ›
A new report released today reveals that child hunger and poverty in London are dramatically affecting children's ability to learn.
More than 80 percent of teachers in London say that children are eating the wrong foods in the morning, and most say they can tell just by watching their behaviour at school.
The report, by charity Magic Breakfast, is part of the 'Feed Their Future' campaign, which aims to raise awareness of the impact of child hunger on education.
It also found:
- Over a quarter of London teachers do not believe parents can identify what a nutritious breakfast is
- Nearly 60% of children also do not know what a nutritious breakfast is
- 23% of parents living in the city say that food is getting so expensive they have had to cut down on breakfasts
- Up to 60% of parents let their children eat anything in the morning, just so they eat something
A transition in the weather is underway for Friday and it will turn colder. The weather flip-flops again before next weekRead the full story ›