Christmas spike in domestic violence keeps courts busy on New
Money tensions, unrealistic expectations and excessive alcohol
consumption make Christmas a peak period for domestic abuse Court 6 at
Manchester magistrates court is never the cheeriest place. As the
city's only dedicated domestic violence courtroom, its stock in trade
is relentless familial misery. Usually men beating their wives or
girlfriends, though occasionally the other way round, with the ...
Students who volunteer to help others at Christmas
Volunteering over Christmas is a way for students to lend a hand
during the hardest time of year for many people On Christmas Eve Yael
Collins traverses the wards at Birmingham Children's Hospital
collecting the names and ages of all the children. Then on Christmas
morning – after quickly checking no one new has been admitted through A&E
overnight – she hands out donated presents alongside the ...
Career tips for Christmas
The Guardian Careers Network has plenty of resources that could help
students too – here's our pick for an early Christmas present
Christmas is a time for presents (among other things). So as my Christmas
gift to you I've scoured the Guardian Careers Network for the best
employability tips for students. Yes, I'm like that one relative who
gets you socks every year: they might not be top of your ...
Christmas Chromosome Crackers | Stephen Curry
Stephen Curry: The Royal Institution advent calendar tells the tales
from your chromosomes Stephen Curry
ASOS posts bumper Christmas sales as data shows online shopping
Moss Bros also saw sales rise after improvements to its website while
Karen Millen said online helped its Christmas sales Online fashion store
ASOS enjoyed a bumper rise in sales in the last four months of the year as
a swathe of new figures from retailers emphasised the growing influence of
the internet. Sales at Asos – which has become a top destination for
fashionable teen and twentysomething ...