Word of the day

eschew (verb)

To keep clear of.

Famous quote


Name that element


Cerium (Atomic number 58)

Word scramble

To change into a clot or a jelly, as by heat, by chemical action, or by a ferment.



Thought for the day

Would you rather be the most popular person or the smartest person you know?

On this day in 1955

The television channel ITV began broadcasting for the first time.

Where in the world

Can you name the country and its capital?


Did you know?


Grammar time

What is wrong with the following sentence?

Don't forget to brush you're teeth before you go to bed.

Don't forget to brush your teeth before you go to bed.

Circle Time


Mental Maths

160 + 23 + 96

= 279



Joke of the day


In the news today...

Labour party conference: Corbyn plays down divisions amid aide's exit

Jeremy Corbyn's head of policy leaves, as the Labour leader defends the party's policy on Brexit.

Thomas Cook customers will not be stranded, vows Raab

The government will fly UK holidaymakers home if the firm collapses, the foreign secretary says.

Parliament: Government 'will abide by Supreme Court ruling'

But the foreign secretary says he will not "take levers off the table" for future action.