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Has darts lost its popularity?
Sport

Has darts lost its popularity?

The British Darts Organisation (BDO) was the initial governing body for the sport of darts when it was founded in 1973. In the late 80s, the sport split into what […]

How does Universal Credit affect society’s most vulnerable?
Features / News

How does Universal Credit affect society’s most vulnerable?

The latest Welfare reform (source: Derwentside Homes) Universal Credit is a fundamental change to the UK’s welfare system which has been a wide-spread source of controversy since its inception. The reform, […]

New limits on fixed odds betting terminals set to have an effect on the gambling industry
Journalism / News

New limits on fixed odds betting terminals set to have an effect on the gambling industry

Bookmakers are bracing themselves for restrictions on fixed odds betting terminals (FOBTs) and a new requirement to fund a  gambling awareness campaign, as part of a government review. As the […]

What is Middlesbrough doing to tackle the housing crisis for first time buyers?
News

What is Middlesbrough doing to tackle the housing crisis for first time buyers?

It is getting harder and harder for young people to get on board the property ladder. The annual autumn budget announced that first-time buyers of homes worth between £300,000 and […]

The potential impact of Brexit on Middlesbrough Football Club
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The potential impact of Brexit on Middlesbrough Football Club

Throughout the years EU nationals have become a huge part of Middlesbrough Football Club’s DNA, providing countless memorable moments while securing their place in the fan’s hearts and club’s history.. […]

Are Academies a way of introducing more Private Education?
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Are Academies a way of introducing more Private Education?

THE number of academy schools, in the UK, has dramatically risen since the Coalition of 2010. Under the Labour government there was only 203 Academies. Under the current Conservative government […]