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September 19, 2018 9:56 AM Grenfell: Back to the school

It’s now been 15 months since the Grenfell Tower fire – but survivors who escaped the blaze on 14th June still continue to deal with its aftermath. Kensington Aldridge Academy - the school located directly below Grenfell tower - has reopened its doors to students, having spent the last academic year at another location in a neighbouring borough. As students 5

September 5, 2018 12:46 PM George Medal won by hero WW2 policeman who saved entire family from Kensington home goes up for sale

George Medal won by hero policeman who saved entire family from Kensington home bombed by the Nazis during the Blitz goes up for sale The story of a hero policeman who saved an entire family from a collapsing house can be revealed ahead of his George Medal going up for sale later this month. PC Walter Taylor was off duty in 1940 when a German bomb fell on a house 4

September 4, 2018 2:14 PM London acid attack: Three hurt in Notting Hill after 'noxious substance' thrown

THREE people have been raced to hospital following a suspected acid attack in Westbourne Grove, near Notting Hill, in west London. Police said a "noxious substance" was thrown at the victims on Westbourne Grove, in the City of Westminster, shortly after 2pm. Officers were scrambled to the scene alongside London Ambulance Service (LAS) paramedics and crews 25

August 31, 2018 7:43 AM Swiss family office snaps up £2bn British schools giant Cognita

The Swiss family office will become one of the UK's biggest school-owners following its takeover of Cognita, Sky News learns. Sky News has learnt that Jacobs Holding, which owns a big stake in the chocolate and cocoa producer Barry Callebaut, is to buy Cognita, which operates scores of schools in the UK and abroad. Jacobs Holding's sole economic beneficiary 10

August 13, 2018 10:28 AM ‘Prince Harry will be next’ Meghan’s sister Samantha says relationship WON’T LAST

MEGHAN Markle’s half-sister Samantha argued the Duchess of Sussex’ marriage with Prince Harry won’t last, as she will turn on him like she has her father Thomas. The Duchess’ estranged half-sister launched her latest scathing attack against Meghan after Mr Markle Snr claimed he was told he could not deliver a speech at his daughter’s Royal Wedding 13

July 31, 2018 8:58 AM Fall into THIS social category? Then you’ll DIE 20 YEARS EARLIER than you should.

GET RICH or Die Young was the title of a BBC Panorama investigation into life expectancy and social divides in a town in the north east of England. Why do social divides impact life expectancy? Stockton-on-Tees in County Durham, north-east England was chosen as an extreme example of social divides and life expectancy following a study carried out by Public 16

July 19, 2018 2:22 PM Lowestoft 'Thomas the Tank Engine' land train stolen

A land train that carries thousands of holiday visitors up and down the seafront at a Suffolk resort has been stolen. The popular attraction was taken from its Lowestoft home on Tuesday night or early Wednesday morning, police said. It was secured in a container stored between Kensington Gardens and St Mary's Catholic Primary School. "A large lorry with a crane 12

July 16, 2018 9:28 AM Prince Louis GIGGLES: Kate and baby Louis in beautiful picture in royal christening shot

PRINCE Louis looks delightful as he giggles in a new official picture from his christening when he is being cradled from his adoring mother the Duchess of Cambridge. Photographer Matt Porteous was at the event to capture private images. However, the proud parents were so pleased with this image they wanted it released to the public. Kensington Palace 14

July 11, 2018 11:02 PM Prince William issues heartfelt message to England team after devastating World Cup loss

PRINCE William has written a heartfelt message to the Three Lions after England's devastating loss to Croatia tonight in the World Cup semi-final on the official Kensington Palace Twitter account. William tweeted: "I know how disappointed England must feel right now but I couldn’t be more proud of this team and you should hold your heads high. "You’ve 34

July 9, 2018 9:02 AM Prince Louis’ godparents announced: Kate’s cousin named but Meghan Markle NOT on list

PRINCE Louis' godparents have been announced by Kensington Palace. All of these people are close friend or family of Their Royal Highnesses, in a statement released by Kensington Palace. Mr Nicholas van Custem is the father of Grace van Custem. She was a bridesmaid at the Duke and Duchess's wedding in 2011 and was the child photographed covering her ears on the balcony 13