(3BL Media) May 3, 2012 - Booktrust and Pearson today announce the new titles for Booktime, which will give two free books to every child starting school in England and Wales in the 2012-13 school year.
LONDON (Reuters) - British education and publishing group Pearson (PSON.L) has bought Certiport, which provides testing and certification services for leading IT companies, for $140 million (87.8 million pounds) in cash from Spire Capital Partners, it ...
Three university friends are back from a 15-month long record-breaking journey around the world in a black cab. It has taken them 450 days and if it been on a taxi metered it would have cost them �80,000.
A young woman from Nottingham has described how she refused life-saving treatment for cancer to save her unborn baby. Doctors advised Dani Jackson from Aspley to have an abortion so theycould operate to remove a tumour from her lung.
Jeremy Pearson, Associate Medical Director at the British Heart Foundation has told ITV News that a new study claiming that cholesterol-lowering drugs can also help healthy people could be helpful, but would not suggest "medicalising the whole country".