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Disadvantaged pupils

  The Education Policy Institute (EPI) has published its annual report on the state of education in England. The report looks at how the gap between disadvantaged pupils and their peers has changed since 2011 and...

Poverty link to early death ‘scandalous’

People living in the poorest parts of the UK are more likely to die prematurely, BBC analysis shows. The mortality rate from avoidable causes is more than three times higher in some of the most deprived parts of the...