Both were foundlings, abandoned as babies with no trace of their origins. David had been found in a tartan bag in a car on the outskirts of Belfast on a freezing January morning in 1962, while in March 1968 Helen was left – also in a tartan bag – on the other side of the Irish border in a telephone box in Dundalk. … [Read more...] about Foundlings who found each other: Long Lost Family special tells the story of two babies abandoned by the same mother
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That’s the closest thing to a heartwarming anecdote four of his children could muster. It’s the only story in all four speeches of his actual interactions with his children. The rest spouted generalities about Trump’s prowess as a father with no stories to back them up. (Chelsea Clinton’s speech introducing her mother at the Democratic convention, bursting with memories, provided a sharp contrast.) … [Read more...] about Donald Trump Hates Babies: Why Bad Parents Make Bad Presidents
The Department of Education has said: "Whilst there will be no penalty for families who do not send their children to school, families will be strongly encouraged to take up these places – unless the family member is shielding or the child is particularly vulnerable due to an underlying condition." … [Read more...] about Primary schools reopening: Can parents refuse to send their kids to class?
"This gender imbalance has been true of the project for at least the year plus I have been here," said Katy Murdza, an advocacy coordinator at the Dilley Pro Bono Project, which is run by the American Immigration Lawyers Association and the Council Immigration Justice Campaign. … [Read more...] about Advocates Say Immigrant Children Separated From Their Parents Spoke Of Being Kicked By Guards
James Bowen, director of policy at school leaders' union NAHT, said: "Whilst it is of course welcome news that the Government has now agreed to fund FSM over May half-term, it is not fair on school leaders, parents or pupils to make the announcement half-way through half-term itself. … [Read more...] about Free school meal voucher scheme to continue over half-term after petition from parents