Women told to cut down on alcohol to avoid breast cancer

Women told to cut down on alcohol to avoid breast cancer

Women of all ages have been told to have more alcohol-free days to reduce the risk of breast cancer and other diseases. Public Health England and alcohol education charity Drinkaware have advised women to increase the number of days they go without a drink each week as part of their...

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Apprenticeship levy reform does not go far enough, says construction boss

Apprenticeship levy reform does not go far enough, says construction boss

Chancellor Philip Hammond’s plans to reform the apprenticeship levy are welcome but do not go far enough, according to a senior figure in the construction industry. Brian Berry, Chief Executive of the Federation of Master Builders, the largest trade association for the UK construction industry, said: “The Chancellor has, in...

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New public art project to celebrate women in London’s history

New public art project to celebrate women in London’s history

A new exhibition this month will celebrate famous London women with 20 new artworks in public spaces across the city. ‘LDN WMN’ highlights the lives of influential London women who have been largely overlooked. These include reporter and activist Jackie Foster, suffragette Adelaide Knight and the women who built Waterloo...

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British chemist awarded Nobel prize

British chemist awarded Nobel prize

A Briton has been awarded the 2018 Nobel Prize for Chemistry for his work developing antibodies that combat autoimmune diseases and can even cure cancer. Sir Gregory Winter, from the MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology in Cambridge, was one of three scientists to receive the award. He jointly received half...

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Grenfell boxing club reopens under the Westway

Grenfell boxing club reopens under the Westway

A boxing club based in Grenfell Tower has reopened in a new, purpose-built location a year after the fire that claimed 72 lives. Dale Youth Amateur Boxing Club had been situated at the bottom of the tower for almost two decades before it was destroyed last June. The club has...

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The Outsider at The Coronet

The Outsider at The Coronet

The Outsider The Coronet 14 Sep – 20 Oct 2018 The Outsider by Albert Camus   Tickets: https://www.the-print-room.org/ The Outsider is Albert Camus’s first and perhaps most famous novel.  A deeply interior novel, it has never been performed on stage in a significant production...

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