Word of the day

expedient (adjective)

Contributing to personal advantage.

Famous quote


Name that element


Lawrencium (Atomic number 103)

Word scramble

The outer skin.



Thought for the day

If you had one million pounds to give away, how would you do it?

On this day in 1939

Lina Medina became the youngest mother in medical history at the age of five.

Where in the world

Can you name the country and its capital?


Did you know?


Grammar time

What is wrong with the following sentence?

I'm relieved to hear that their home safe and sound.

I'm relieved to hear that they're home safe and sound.

Circle Time


Mental Maths

191 + 116 + 110

= 417



Joke of the day


In the news today...

Indian variant: Second jabs could be brought forward to tackle rise

Local restrictions have also not been ruled out in areas worst affected by the Indian variant.

Indian variant: What's causing the spike in Bolton?

The town has seen a sharp spike in Covid cases - driven by the emergence of the Indian variant.

Labour MP Wes Streeting diagnosed with kidney cancer

The 38-year-old MP said the news came as "an enormous shock", but his prognosis was "very good".