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More Boys into Ballet

More Boys into Ballet

A lot of people when they think of ballet they picture girls in tutus leaping across a studio floor but in reality boys enjoy the elegance of dance and the feeling it gives them. “Just 1.8% of ballet exam candidates are boys!” says the Royal Academy of Dance. But why is this? Many boys are […]

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‘Childhood now ends at 12’

‘Childhood now ends at 12’

A survey taken by the BBC suggests that two thirds of people believe that in today’s society controlled by celebrities and the media in children as young as 10 are being pressured to become teenagers and forget all about theirs toys and childhood.

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The Victorian Workhouse

The Victorian Workhouse

Can you imagine writing your school work on slates, eating gruel for your school dinner or having a itchy blanket filled with straw to keep you warm at night? Well, as a child in a Victorian workhouse these were some of the things that you would have to live with, as the pupils of The […]