The proportion of young adults going to university has risen above 50% for the first time.
Universities have been warned they must “up their game” and help disadvantaged students as new data reveals the wide gulf in pupils’ chances studying for a degree.
Former prime minister David Cameron has said the regret he feels over the decision to hold a referendum on the UK leaving the EU still haunts him.
Former prime minister David Cameron rang European leaders and then US president Barack Obama to apologise for his ultimately failed strategy to keep Britain in the European Union.
Universities must stop making unconditional offers to students with strings attached, the Education Secretary has said.
Every single school will get support on teaching relationships education as pupils prepare to return to classrooms for the new term, the Education Secretary has said.
Artists and politicians have backed calls for the Government to reverse the drop in students taking “vital” creative subjects at school.
Theresa May has blocked a police investigation into whether Gavin Williamson breached the Official Secrets Act by leaking sensitive information.
The UK Government’s defence minister has joined the fight to save a closure-threatened Moray bank.
More than 8,000 military personnel will have their salaries protected from income tax increases in Scotland.
Richard Madeley has defended his decision to cut off Gavin Williamson part-way through a live interview, saying it was “probably the most popular thing I have ever done on television”.
An angry Richard Madeley terminated a live TV interview with Gavin Williamson after the Defence Secretary dodged his question four times.
The north-east has become “integral to national security” as UK bids to combat the increasing threat posed by an aggressive Russia.
Yesterday I had the pleasure of hosting the Secretary of State for Defence Gavin Williamson in Moray as he cut the turf on a £132m facility for the UK’s new fleet of Poseidon Maritime Patrol Aircraft at RAF Lossiemouth.
A north MP has urged the new secretary of state for defence to look again at the decision to axe Fort George.