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University Pays Students to Inform on Classmates for ‘Microaggressions’

An English university is paying students to spy on their classmates and report them for any language they deem to be a teeny bit offensive.


This Day in History - 16th January

1572www.beautifulbritain.co.ukThomas Howard, the Fourth Duke of Norfolk and second cousin of Queen Elizabeth I was tried for treason for his part in the Ridolfi plot to assassinate the Queen, replace her with Mary, Queen of Scots and restore Catholicism in England. The plot was hatched and planned by Roberto di Ridolfi, an international banker who was able to travel and gather support without attracting too much suspicion. Norfolk was later executed at the Tower of London for his involvement but Ridolfi lived out his life in Florence until his death in 1612.


Fury as school makes girls share toilets with boys

Gender-neutral toilets at a city school have enraged parents, prompting a petition that has been signed by hundreds of people.


This Day in History - 15th January

1535 www.beautifulbritain.co.uk Henry VIII assumed the title 'Supreme Head of the Church'.


Prince Harry Begged Disney to Give Meghan a Job

Video footage of Prince Harry begging the head of Disney for work for his wife Meghan, has been deleted from Twitter for allegedly violating the platform’s “copyright policy”.


This Day in History - 14th January

1742 www.beautifulbritain.co.uk The death of Sir Edmund Halley, aged 86; astronomer, geophysicist, mathematician, meteorologist, and physicist. He was Astronomer Royal who gave his name to a comet.


Majority Against Amnesty for Illegal Aliens

A majority of people in Britain are against amnesty for illegal aliens, a recent poll has found. 


This Day in History - 13th January

1691 The death of George Fox, English founder of the religious group of the Society of Friends, also known as the Quakers. He was interred in the Nonconformists' burying ground at Bunhill Fields in London, in the presence of thousands of mourners.


Conservative philosopher Sir Roger Scruton Dies at 75

England the UK's premier conservative philosopher Sir Roger Scruton has passed away at the age of 75.


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