UK school pupils face most exams in the Western world
uk school pupils face most exams then the western world according to Unicef, the UN children’s charity
they were 850 million people with malnutrition in 2006 — 198 million in India. Several African nations are suffering badly, including Kenya and Sudan. why the uk is to be like african. By DAVID WOODING
and TOM WELLS
Brits among world’s worst whingers at work sunday13 may
you love telling people how much you hate your job, you are in good company – Britons are among the worst workplace whingers.
On the subject of wages and working hours, British employees come second only to the French in terms of unhappiness.
Brit-made kids’ TV replaced by foreign imports
new survey shows that kids are now swamped with repeats and imported shows.
Britons’ "obsession" with fame is demonstrated by the fact more people vote in TV talent shows than in general elections, a new travel guide says.
UK WORK MORE HOURS THEM ANY OTHER NATION
UK IS THE HARD LABOUR OF THE WORLD FRIDAY 8TH JUNE
UK banks among EU’s worst
Wednesday, June 13, 2007
Bank customers in the UK are getting a raw deal in terms of service compared to some of their European counterparts, according to a global report out today. http://www.metro.co.uk/money/article.html?in_article_id=52847&in_page_id=36
UK TEEN HAVE MORE ABORTION IN ANY OHTER EU
OFFICIAL figures have shown that in some parts of the country, as many as one in 22 teen girls had an abortion last year.
MONDAY 06 AUGUST 2007
"Children live crowded lives. We’re not making their lives easy by pressurising them, whether it’s the claustrophobia of gang culture or the claustrophobia of intense achievement in middle class areas."
Children were not given the opportunity to grow up at their own pace,
archbishop Dr Rowan Williams Archbishop of Canterbury
the guardian and (the daily telegraph in full)
Stag parties plaguing Eastern Europe
The UK came bottom in Europe for frequency of sex in a new global sex survey.
Now countrymen and women are being urged to get in touch with their sexuality – and no longer be the butt of jokes from our continental neighbours.
britons is the sicks country in europe