News > Home

Children's author Michael Morpurgo fears school closures during Covid could cause PTSD among pupils

2 monthes ago   |   By Daily Mail

Former children's laureate Michael Morpurgo, 77, said he feared youngsters who spent a large amount of time learning at home will never get over the trauma.
Read more ...

 

Author Michael Morpurgo voices fears over ‘price of Covid' for children

Author Michael Morpurgo voices fears over ‘price of Covid' for children

2 monthes ago   |   By Evening Standard

The former children's laureate said there was a ‘lack of understanding by the Government'.
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Home      UK      News  


‘Biblical sacrifice': Man confesses to killings after police find three...

Jason Alan Thornburg now being held on $1m bail after Texas slayings Read more ...

Pictures of the Day: Beautiful double rainbow after a storm on the Isle of...

Pictures of the Day: Beautiful double rainbow after a storm on the Isle of Wight  

Read more ...

John Bercow takes swipe at Labour leader Keir Starmer just moments after...

John Bercow takes swipe at Labour leader Keir Starmer just moments after singing his praises 

The former Commons speaker told delegates the 'jury's out' on the Labour leader - and suggested he did not know whether he had it in him to win the next election. Read more ...

Grandmother, 58, who staged one-woman Extinction Rebellion stunt is let off...

Grandmother, 58, who staged one-woman Extinction Rebellion stunt is let off by judge

Fiona Prior, 58, blocked one of the busiest roads into Carlisle as part of an Extinction Rebellion stunt. But in a sign the courts are reluctant to tackle direct action groups... Read more ...

Antony Hewish: British astronomer and Nobel prize winner

While working at Cambridge in 1967, Hewish designed and built an innovative radio telescope used to discover stars known as pulsars Read more ...

Households ‘feeling downbeat about their financial outlook for next 12 months'

The youngest age group, between 18 and 34, bucked the overall trend, remaining upbeat generally, Scottish Widows said. Read more ...

Victorian firefighter stranded in Indonesia for months faces Christmas away...

Victorian firefighter stranded in Indonesia for months faces Christmas away from his children

Tom Henderson travelled to Indonesia in June but has struggled to find a flight home after Australia further limited international arrivals in July to ease pressure on hotel... Read more ...

No Time To Die review: Daniel Craig's swansong as 007 is ‘entirely fitting'

Parting with James Bond is rarely sweet sorrow. Read more ...

What the papers say - September 29

Violence at petrol pumps, a “fishing war” with France and money problems in Washington lead the national papers on Wednesday. Read more ...

Covid can infect cells in pancreas that make insulin, research shows

Results of two studies may explain why some people develop diabetes after catching the virus Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Covid-19 can infect... Read more ...