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Warwick medical students face re-sit after exam paper blunder

Medical students discovered half the questions were on a 2015 paper that was circulated online. ...read more

Third of state schools in cash deficit

With warnings over school funding shortages, official figures show more than 9,000 are in deficit. ...read more

Bath Spa Uni brands transgender reversal plan 'politically incorrect'

Academic James Caspian says he was told by Bath Spa University "it's better not to offend people". ...read more

£1.4m mental health project to help school pupils

A trial is launched to help pupils showing early signs of anxiety, depression or self harm. ...read more

Four in 10 parents 'asked to give to school funds'

Schools are asking parents to dip into to their pockets to boost their funds, a survey says. ...read more

Students in Wales taking out loans to afford 'luxury' flats

They are taking out pay day loans to live in luxury flats instead of substandard housing, it is claimed. ...read more

Loneliness: The cost of the 'last taboo'

Loneliness costs £6,000 per person in ill-health, says a study, with calls to end the "stigma". ...read more

Great Yarmouth Charter Academy: Parents remove children

Parents say 20 children have left Charter Academy over concerns about its teaching methods. ...read more

Quarter of 14-year-old girls 'have signs of depression'

The findings come from 10,000 young people's views and make worrying reading, say UK researchers. ...read more

10 university flashpoints over free speech

Free speech has become a university battleground. But what does the right to free expression really mean? ...read more