Paintpots News

Actor Hugh Bonneville to help budding actors

Actor Hugh Bonneville wants to provide more opportunities for young people to pursue a career in acting. ...read more

With three D grades at A-level, 80% got university places

University admissions figures show this was a good year for students looking for places. ...read more

England's primary school league tables to be published

Data on how primary schools in England are performing is being published later. ...read more

2018 'worst year for US school shootings'

There have been 113 people killed or injured in school shootings in the US during the year. ...read more

Teenage victims 'more likely to self-harm'

Schemes to stop adolescents becoming victims may lower the likelihood of them self-harming, a study says. ...read more

Breastfeeding and formula feeding mums share stories

From breastfeeding to formula, five mums tell us how they found their way - and shunned mum shaming, ...read more

Child advice chatbots fail to spot sexual abuse

Two leading chat apps also struggled with questions about drugs and bulimia. ...read more

Young highly sceptical of social mobility

Many young adults think your social background gets you further in life than talent, a survey says. ...read more

Holocaust memorial: Ex-MPs discuss plans with schoolchildren

Schoolchildren: Holocaust memorial at Westminster could help MPs think about decisions. ...read more

Ethnic minority academics earn less than white colleagues

BBC analysis shows a 26% ethnic pay gap at some of the UK's best known universities. ...read more