The current figure from the highly respected ‘End Child Poverty Coalition’, indicating that 36,780 Newham children – 43.2 per cent of the total Newham population, are living in poverty every day is devastating for each child concerned.
Last week, Theresa May proposed a law to tackle online abuse. It’s high time the government recognised the scale of the problem and the damage it does, especially to young adults, and to the quality of sensible public debate.
To mark the 100th anniversary of women getting the vote on Tuesday, next week’s paper will be a special women’s edition. Today, we’re proud to present an interactive timeline of events as they unfolded 100 years ago.
Having a brand new kitchen is something that lots of people want but can only dream of. Sadly keeping up to date and making our living spaces as nice as they can be is a costly and incredibly stressful business. Even a fresh coat of paint makes all the difference but isn’t easy or quick.