England has doubled the vocational Diploma courses

The number of vocational Diploma courses available to students in England has doubled from five to 10.The government wants the Diploma to become a core qualification in the education system, viewed to be as valid as A-levels and GCSEs.The programme has now expanded to include, among others, hair and beauty, hospitality and manufacturing.The government hopes…

England vs champions Germany in EuroHockey Nations final

England’s men will face world and Olympic champions Germany when they contest their first EuroHockey Nations final for 22 years on Sunday.A dramatic last-minute golden goal from Ashley Jackson gave England a 2-1 semi-final win over hosts the Netherlands. Germany and England shared a 4-4 draw in the group stage, with England leading 4-2 at…