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Suicide rates among students are higher than they were a decade ago, new figures suggest. New data released by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) also indicates significantly higher suicide rates for male students than their female peers. The statistics show that overall, there were 95 students in higher education who took their own lives […]
Next month 151 Sail Trainees will be starting the adventure of a lifetime when they take part in the first leg of The Tall Ships Races Sunderland 2018. By sailing on one of these majestic ships, they will have an almost unique opportunity to discover their own strengths and talents as well as those around […]
Clean Bandit and Demi Lovato have hit the top of the charts with their single Solo. It marks the fourth number one for electronic music group Clean Bandit and the first for US singer Lovato, who lends her vocals to the track. Solo has knocked last week’s number one, Jess Glynne’s I’ll Be There, down […]
The County Durham teenager who wowed the judges on America’s Got Talent said she felt like she had “switched bodies” during her performance. Courtney Hadwin, 13, has become a social media sensation following her appearance on the US talent show and judge Simon Cowell described her as a “lion”. The music mogul’s fellow judge, Howie […]