One of the school books Sir Paul McCartney used as a teenager – featuring a doodle of a man smoking and a teacher’s critical comments – is going up for auction.
Child poverty is increasing and will hit a 20-year high, pushing an extra 60,000 children into poverty, the Scottish Government has been warned.
Shortlists for the British Books Awards are filled with international writing in a time of “insular” politics.
The shortlists for the 2019 British Book Awards have been announced, with a strong cohort of international and female talent.
David Blaine will demonstrate his unique style of modern magic and experimental performance techniques in his first ever UK and Ireland tour.
The Co-op has launched its first online delivery service with the use of electric cargo bikes.
Britons prefer to stay at home, tune in and “switch off” with their favourite TV shows than go out, a survey suggests.
A shortage of skilled workers across Scotland could worsen after Brexit, it has been suggested.
More than two-fifths of Scots have felt powerless, angry or worried in the last year because of Brexit, according to a charity survey.
Around 150 therapists who claim to “cure” autism have been served enforcement notices by the advertising watchdog amid warnings their methods have no scientific credibility and could severely harm children.