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Brexit could take up to 10 years

Brexit could take up to 10 years

The UK’s ambassador to the European Union (EU) has reportedly warned the government it could take ten years to negotiate a UK-EU post-Brexit trade deal Sir Ivan Rodgers, the UK’s Permanent Representative to EU, has informed ministers that the trade…
UN fears for ‘biggest man-made humanitarian crisis’

UN fears for ‘biggest man-made humanitarian crisis’

The US-led coalition against Islamic State in Iraq is preparing for a huge attempt to retake the city of Mosul which has caused refugees to flee from the violence. According to the charity Save the Children, 5,000 people have crossed…
Plan to avoid post-Brexit language crisis

Plan to avoid post-Brexit language crisis

Modern languages teachers could be even more in demand once the UK leaves the EU. MPs now plan how to prevent a language crisis from occurring in the UK once Article 50 is triggered by March 2017. As of now,…
Sugar Tax: Solution or Scapegoat?

Sugar Tax: Solution or Scapegoat?

Nerve Online’s Imi Byers looks at whether George Osborne’s ‘Sugar Tax’ – announced in this week’s Budget – will be beneficial in the long run to the UK. Edited by Rebecca Pates Sugary drinks are bad for us. Fact. We…
National Libraries Day to support equal learning
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National Libraries Day to support equal learning

The 6th February marks The National Libraries Day aiming to support learning across the nation and avoid further closures of public libraries. The event is run by organisations including the Chartered Institute of Library & Information Professionals (CILIP) and the…