Forcing all schools to become academies would leave children vulnerable, waste millions of pounds and turn them into “exam factories”, campaigners claim.
A Unity in the Community festival aiming to unit all faiths will take place this summer.
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The nominees for this year’s Kerrang! Awards see Guns ‘n’ Roses and Metallica nominated.
Ten men arrested over an alleged sexual assault in a car park at Bluewater have had their bail extended.
Police have appealed to the public to help tract three teenage girls, who have been missing for more than a week.
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Train services through the area were suspended while police helped the man.
Police are excavating the former home of a paedophile couple who knew serial killers Fred and Rose West.