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November 2008 News

Throwing out the kids

Over 2,000 children were suspended from schools in England last year for attacking fellow pupils and teachers. The official Government figures show that 1,470 five-year-olds, 720 four-year-olds and 260 three-year-olds were either suspended or expelled in the past 12 months.

Next generation of blogging

An 11-year-old boy has become Britain’s youngest web editor. Ben Winchester set up hursleyvillage.info – a blog about events and news for children in the Hampshire village where he lives. What local entrepreneurs are lurking on your patch? Is the

Obama drama keeps hacks up late

More regional press Obama coverage including his possible first UK visit as president

Mental stimulation for moggies

Animal lovers are being told to entertain their pets to prevent them getting lonely. New codes of practice published by the Government are now online for dog, horse and cat owners. Mental stimulation and ensuring they have access to suitable