Word of the day

potentate (noun)

One possessed of great power or sway.

Famous quote


Name that element


Selenium (Atomic number 34)

Word scramble

A measure of length, 6 feet.



Thought for the day

Would you rather be stranded on an island alone or with someone you don't like?

On this day in 2005

The last episode of Tom & Jerry was shown on television.

Where in the world

Can you name the country and its capital?


Did you know?


Grammar time

What is wrong with the following sentence?

If I were rude to you yesterday at the park, I apologise.

If I was rude to you yesterday at the park, I apologise.

Circle Time


Mental Maths

1.4 × 0.2 + 1.7

= 1.98



Joke of the day


In the news today...

Covid: Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden defends students' university return

It comes as scientists warn university outbreaks are "entirely predictable" and had been modelled.

Coronavirus: David Lammy warns that people are 'bubbling out of pubs' due to curfew

Shadow justice secretary David Lammy says drinkers are likely to continue their night together at home.

Covid lockdown: Local restrictions for three Welsh counties

Neath Port Talbot, Torfaen and Vale of Glamorgan will all have local restrictions imposed on Monday.