Schools

Featured
BASC launches second newspaper campaign
Successful amendment to Sentience Bill reassures those who work with animals

he new Animal Sentience Committee will now have to respect cultural traditions, religion, and heritage when scrutinising government policy following a successful amendment, which has been supported by BASC, to the Animal Welfare (Sentience) Bill. A group of 31 MPs proposed an amendment accepted by the government at the report stage of the Animal Welfare (Sentience)… Read more »

Featured
BASC logo
Ruger named top dog at Crufts

Flat-coated retriever Ruger was crowned overall winner of the BASC Gamekeepers’ classes at Crufts 2022. The Best in Show – Gamekeepers’ Ring winner Ruger – or Satinbaze Cracksman For Blacktoft to give him his full name, is owned by Helen Fox and was handled throughout the day and evening by her daughter, Megan. After a… Read more »

Latest articles

News
CCTV cameras installed in school toilets
CCTV cameras installed in school toilets

Ten per cent of teachers have admitted to the presence of CCTV cameras in school toilets, according to a new report, with a quarter of teachers say they are worried about the presence of the cameras in their schools. The report by the Association of Teachers and Lecturers (ATL) found that 85 per cent of… Read more »

News
ETS Europe pays price for Sats disaster
ETS Europe pays price for Sats disaster

The Qualifications and Curriculum Authority (QCA) has terminated its contract with the organisation responsible for this year’s delayed Sats results. Schoolchildren up and down the country were left waiting for their results this summer as national curriculum tests were delivered late. On July 28th the QCA replaced ETS Europe with the National Assessment Agency as… Read more »