Online vigilantes – hackers are waging war online

Cyber-attacks against business and the government are on the rise – but how is this being conducted, and is it for the common good? Say hello to activist hackers. Online vigilantism, is the use of the internet to carry out vigilante acts. My it be through applications like e-mail, the World-Wide Wed, social media or … More Online vigilantes – hackers are waging war online

Young drivers are among the most dangerous in the UK

Young people are known to be some of the most dangerous drivers in the UK, with their death toll being higher then any other age group.  Recent statistics show that young drivers are among the most likely to be involved in fatal road traffic accidents. “The latest statistics show that young people are four times more … More Young drivers are among the most dangerous in the UK

Disagreement as government announces new grammar schools

A new wave of grammar schools could be introduced by the government, which claims they’ll improve social mobility and opportunities.  There are currently 163 grammar schools in the country accommodating 164,000 pupils – a mix of independent and state schools. In Leeds there are only state grammar schools. Conservative Councillor, Gerald Wilkinson, said: “I went to a grammar school … More Disagreement as government announces new grammar schools

3.9 million UK children still live below the poverty line

Concerns for child poverty increase despite a government promise to tackle the issue by 2020 in the UK. Statistics have shown that 3.9 million children were living in poverty last year. 1.3 million of which were living in a household with both parents unemployed and with 1.5 million living in household with one parent in work. 2016 figures for Yorkshire have shown … More 3.9 million UK children still live below the poverty line

Money anxieties to face development on Headingly Carnegie Stadium.

Funding concerns are raised on whether a proposed development will be able to support an improvement on Headingly stadium. Two residential developments, one at Weetwood, and the other at Tingley are aimed in accounting a new south and main stand as well as a cricket ground at Headingly Carnegie stadium. The rugby club is set … More Money anxieties to face development on Headingly Carnegie Stadium.