The Archbishop of York John Sentamu with the first female Bishop in the Church of England, Libby Lane. Credit@Office of the Archbishop of York.

The changing attitudes of faith

The Church of England consecrated its first female bishop at a ceremony in York Minster yesterday. The Reverend Libby Lane has been ordained as Bishop of Stockport in front of around 1,000 people. The Archbishop of York, John Sentamu led the ceremony and said he had been “praying and waiting for this day”. Bishop Libby    ... more

Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has called for broadcasters to bring 'new proposals' for the televised General Election debates. Credit@Cabinet Office via Flickr.

Debating the debate

The leader of the Liberal Democrats has called for a rethink regarding the televised debates that involve leaders of    ... more

Bradford celebrated a famous victory over Chelsea. credit@officialbantams via Twitter

Determined performances yield surprise results

The FA Cup began its fifth round this weekend, turning up some considerable and unanticipated results. The highlight of    ... more

The ‘Friendly Wi-Fi’ scheme was designed at the request of the Prime Minister to keep children and young people safe online when they use public Wi-Fi. credit@Lucélia Ribeiro via

Creative and secure platform

An innovative new partnership has been announced to keep children safe from online securities. Manchester based, Social Enterprise Engage    ... more

The Scheme -  these boys are serious ones to watch!

The Scheme

When it comes to having it all, The Scheme come abundantly equipped – the talent, the looks and most    ... more

A collage of Keane's paintings. credit@Aj Stephens via flickr

Staring at the truth

In 1946 a young American male Walter Keane was in Berlin learning to paint. Through charm, wit and persona    ... more

Food festivals always draw a crowd. Credit@greatwinenews

Tasting the difference in culture

Impressive skylines, crowded streets and unimaginable variety; these are just three things that may be found in New York    ... more

The Photon House is a proposed innovation hub and logical conclusion to the new agenda in the Built Environment created by the scientific outcomes of the Photon Research.

A window into a future market

UK start-up company the Photon Project has announced its plan to launch the Photon Space, the world’s first intelligent all-glass    ... more

Anyone can write poetry! Credit@upnorthgeorgia

Poppy’s poems

By Poppy Chesterman aged 10 years old Poppy’s Poems I love writing poems, especially when something has happened in    ... more

New Orleans Mari Gras participants wearing colourful costumes.

The day of chromatic merrymaking

Music greets eager ears as whirls of purple, green and gold parade through the streets of New Orleans. Giant    ... more

Britain's Professor Colin Pillinger stands in front of a model of the Mars Express spacecraft.

Probe sparks scientific collaborations

The UK’s Beagle 2 spacecraft has been retrieved after 11 years undetected on the Red Planet. The probe was    ... more

Patriots manager Bill Belichick has maintained that the team has acted within the rules. credit@Patriotswebsite

“Deflategate” provides opportunity for improved vigilance

It was as commanding a win as Boston natives might have aimd for. Limiting the Indianapolis Colts to just    ... more