Teaching assistant could be struck off over holiday after sob story

Teaching assistant, 25, who faked compassionate leave but was caught when her boyfriend posted Facebook pictures of their holiday in Rome, faces being struck off Ella Griffith, 25, was a teaching assistant at Ysgol Cybi school in Anglesey, Wales She pleaded with her boss for compassionate leave to deal with a family matter Teachers then […]

Families could be hit with higher council tax, Whitehall chief says

Families could be hit with higher council tax bills after hike in national insurance, Whitehall chief says Families could be hit with higher council tax bills due to national insurance hike £2billion of £14billion raised will be swallowed by higher public sector wage bills Councils which outsource services could be left with the bill and […]

Now council tax could ALSO rise next year

Now council tax could ALSO rise next year: Millions of British households face ‘double whammy’ along with increase in National Insurance to help pay for Boris Johnson’s social care plan Council tax may have to increase in 2022 to pay for social care, ministers fear Town halls will likely need additional funding due to most […]

Voice tracking app could detect depression, scientists say

Scientists are developing an app to detect depression based on changes in your VOICE Speech coordination changes when a person becomes depressed, scientists say Those with depression have a slower speaking rate with more and longer pauses  An app powered by artificial intelligence could therefore help detect such traits  Scientists have revealed they’re planning to create […]