Home Tag "2017"

Ban on fast food meals for pupils in London

(Pic: a tempting burger tempting for school children. Credit: Mali Maeder) London’s mayor, Sadiq Khan is getting ready to announce a total ban on fast food restaurants within reach of schools in London, Ralitsa Arabadzhieva reports. As a part of the new draft London Plan, Sadiq Khan is preparing a new policy to prohibit fast food restaurants […]

Poppy Appeal 2017: In Flanders Fields reimagined

Starting from the 26th of October, the famous red poppies are up for sale again. This year the british legion are taking a modern approach to encourage people to “rethink remembrance” and consider the meaning of the poppy as both a symbol of remembrance and hope, Laura Finkler reports Lines from John McCrae’s famous remembrance […]

UK Budget 2017

This year Philip Hammond delivered the 2017 budget to the nation, but was everyone pleased with the result? And what does this mean for British citizens?  Our reporter Ellie Style speaks to political commentator Lewis Parker to discover his overview about this years budget.