Tag Archives: United Kingdom

History and Hallowe’en

Each year at the end of October, families and friends of all ages aim to come together in order to celebrate    ... more

The larger picture

Next month, British citizens have the opportunity to vote whether the United Kingdom stays or leaves the European Union. The United    ... more

Personalised governance

Last week the Queen’s Speech outlined the Conservative government’s priorities, including a push for increased devolution in areas of the United    ... more

The electorate’s choice

David Cameron is to remain as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom following the Conservative’s majority of 331 seats. The results    ... more

Glancing at the future

Thursday May 7th is to see the General Election in the United Kingdom and may see a new government elected. Looking    ... more

Across the sea

More than 5,800 migrants were rescued off the Libyan coast over the weekend, according to the Italian coastguard. In seventeen separate    ... more

The race for election

The people of the United Kingdom are to vote for a new government on May 7th in what may be one    ... more

Marching to the same tune

Thousands of people joined a march in Tunis in an expression of unity in the face of recent extremist incidents. At    ... more

Focusing on the debates

Broadcasters have confirmed that there is an agreement over TV election debates for the United Kingdom’s general election. The Prime Minister,    ... more

Reigniting peace talks

The US Secretary of State, John Kerry, has brought the ongoing situation in Syria back onto his agenda by stating the    ... more

The coalition election

The prospect of coalitions is fast becoming an increasingly pertinent part of the United Kingdom’s general election campaign. Labour party leader    ... more

A vaccination for the future

Two experimental vaccines are undergoing large-scale trials in Liberia whilst the level of new cases of Ebola is at 144 new    ... more

Key early general election campaigning

The NHS and public spending appear to be two key topics that political parties in the UK are raising during campaigning    ... more

A race to the NHS funding line

George Osborne, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, has announced an extra £2bn in NHS funding for frontline services in the Autumn    ... more

Eagerly awaiting independency

By Shivani Handa, aged 12 years old Recently the news has been focused on one very important topic that might change    ... more