All The News From The Children’s Global Media Summit 2017 In Manchester

In the News, Manchester
The children’s global media summit began in Manchester and the first day brought together speakers from education, media, government and technology to discuss the impact that digital technology will have on the lives of children and young people.

Catch Up With Saira Choudhry

Celebrity, Entertainment, In the News

SAIRA Choudhry is a Manchester actress, best known for her role as PC Tegan Thompson in channel fours ‘No Offence’ Her character; is a mouthy, young cop, who is often caught -out in the midst of an on the job quickie! She also portrays more serious issues, such as her most recent story line which saw Saira raise awareness of female genital mutilation in Manchester.

Maternity Pay For UK Mum’s Is Among The Worst In Europe

In the News, Motherhood

THE Trade Union Congress (TUC) ranked UK statutory maternity pay amongst the worst in Europe after it came 22nd out of 24 countries. Only Ireland and Slovakia have worse “decently paid” entitlements. Decently paid is defined as two-thirds of a woman’s salary or more than £840 a month.