Asda Store Creates ‘Quiet Hour’ To Help People With Autism And Disabilities

An Asda superstore in Manchester has been praised for introducing a ‘quiet hour’ to make shopping easier for people with autism and disabilities. The Asda Living store in Cheetham Hill will be completely silent for sixty minutes every Saturday. Escalators will be stopped and in-store music turned down during the hour, in which its boss…

London Fashion Week 2016: Bora Aksu SS17 Proves Flower Crowns Aren’t Going Anywhere

Hoping to see the back of the flower crown trend? You might not want to watch Bora Aksu’s spring/summer 2017 show. The Turkish designer brought everyone’s favourite festival headgear to the London Fashion Week runway on Friday 16 September, each one complementing a flowing chiffon dress. Luckily these flower crowns are more woodland nymph than…

Should Teachers Be Able To Grade Parents? Debate Sparked By Greasley Beauvale Primary School Scheme

Mums and dads are debating whether schools should give parents grades based on how they support their children and their attendance at parents’ evenings and school plays. The discussion was sparked by news that Greasley Beauvale Primary School, in Nottinghamshire, is giving parents marks from A (for those who are actively involved) to D (for those…

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