Daily Archives: August 5, 2014

Elite schools fill Oxbridge places: Five top institutions including Eton send more pupils than 1,800 state schools combined

Five top schools send as many pupils to Oxford and Cambridge as 1,800 state schools put together, a new analysis has revealed.   A small group of elite schools is tightening its grip on the country’s most prestigious universities as … Continue reading

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Thought for the Day………….

I Is God willing to prevent evil, but not able? Then he is not omnipotent. Is he able, but not willing? Then he is malevolent. Is he both able and willing? Then whence cometh evil? Is he neither able nor … Continue reading

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New Career as Lock Keeper…………………

Yesterday was such a beautiful summers day that I decided to go for a walk along the Huddersfield Narrow Canal from Wellhouse to Slaithwaite.   The colours of the flora and fauna alongside the canal was wonderful and provided me … Continue reading

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