Brits almost twice as likely to recognise male Classical Composers compared with females

Brits almost twice as likely to recognise male Classical Composers compared with females

New research released today by the Royal Albert Hall has revealed that Brits are nearly twice as likely to recognise a famous male classical composer, compared to their female counterparts. The study shows that the top 10 classical composers most recognised by Brits are all male, with Mozart (recognised by 70...

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Inspiring Achievement with values

Inspiring Achievement with values

Set in beautiful parkland in Reading, just outside London, we are a school that inspires Achievement with Values, Character and Community. Leighton Park is known for excellence in Creative STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths), coming runner up in the national STEM Innovation Awards. Music is a longstanding strength, reflected...

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The Age of Surveillance Capitalism

The Age of Surveillance Capitalism

  If you want a scary read, put down that Stephen King horror and pick up this weighty tome by the Professor Emerita at Harvard Business School. Her findings about knowledge, power and data in the digital age are truly shocking. The internet behemoths, Google, Facebook, Apple and Microsoft, quickly...

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