Oxford University promises 25% of places to disadvantaged – BBC News

Oxford aims to attract deprived students with new foundation year Louise Richardson, the universitys vice-chancellor, said the programmes were a hugely exciting initiative to improve access to the university, and combined with existing schemes would mean one in four British undergraduates at Oxford coming from deprived or disadvantaged backgrounds.

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Prince George, Princess Charlotte, Prince Louis, Kate Middleton, & Prince William Play In Chelsea Flower Garden – HarpersBAZAAR.com

Kate Middleton supported by Prince William, Sophie Wessex and the Queen at Chelsea Flower Show – best pictures As the Duchess waited for the arrival of her grandmother-in-law at her back to nature garden on Monday, she was seen nervously tidying up the walkways by picking up stray leaves and twigs and, for want of a better idea, stuffing them into her handbag.

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Eoin Morgan may live to regret shortage of swing during Englands pursuit of Cricket World Cup – Telegraph.co.uk

Liam Dawson expected to make England World Cup squad, with Joe Denly and David Willey missing out Even the captain Eoin Morgan, who does not reveal his emotions readily, is wearing a stern expression just before the toss as he takes one last look at the grey sky above, then down at his team-sheet which he will hand over to his counterpart.

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University of Oxford promises quarter of places to poor – BBC News

Oxford University agrees to let in disadvantaged students with lower grades The radical scheme marks a sea change in the universitys admissions process. However it comes amid criticism from middle-class Oxford rejects and headteachers that private school students are being squeezed out by the Universitys current diversity drive.

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Thousands line streets as Manchester City parade their clean sweep of trophies – ITV News

Vincent Kompany Has No Experience – Former Anderlecht Boss Critical of Appointment Follow @insidefutbol Former Anderlecht boss Aad de Mos feels Manchester City skipper Vincent Kompany is in line for a big shock when he becomes player-manager of the Belgian giants next season. Kompany, who played a part during the Premier League champions’ FA Cup win over Watford on Saturday, has confirmed he is returning to Anderlecht in the summer….

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George gives Duchess of Cambridge 20 out of 10 for her Chelsea garden – Telegraph.co.uk

Kate Middleton supported by Prince William, Sophie Wessex and the Queen at Chelsea Flower Show – best pictures As the Duchess waited for the arrival of her grandmother-in-law at her back to nature garden on Monday, she was seen nervously tidying up the walkways by picking up stray leaves and twigs and, for want of a better idea, stuffing them into her handbag.

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Oxford University agrees to let in disadvantaged students with lower grades – The Telegraph

University of Oxford promises quarter of places to poor The radical scheme marks a sea change in the universitys admissions process. However it comes amid criticism from middle-class Oxford rejects and headteachers that private school students are being squeezed out by the Universitys current diversity drive.

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Oxford University to implement two new major access schemes – Oxford Student

One in four Oxford University places will be ring-fenced for the poorest students by 2023 The radical scheme marks a sea change in the universitys admissions process. However it comes amid criticism from middle-class Oxford rejects and headteachers that private school students are being squeezed out by the Universitys current diversity drive.

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Norwich to London train hits 30- and 90-minute targets – BBC News

Ipswich in 60 launched by Greater Anglia | Latest Suffolk and Essex News The first train completed the journey from Norwich to Liverpool Street in 88 minutes (55 minutes from Ipswich) and returned to Ipswich in 52 minutes before arriving back at its final destination bang on time.

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The Queen and Cambridge children visit Kates 20 out of 10 Chelsea Flower Show garden ahead of its opening – ITV News

Kate Middleton supported by Prince William, Sophie Wessex and the Queen at Chelsea Flower Show – best pictures The Queen was pictured smiling as she inspected the garden created by her granddaughter-in-law for this year's Chelsea Flower Show.

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