Category: BBC News School Report

BBC News School Report
16 Mar 2017

Same sex marriage in Northern Ireland

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Same-sex marriage in Northern Ireland   More and more, same-sex marriage is being viewed as a basic human right. As of 1st March 2017, same-sex marriage is legal in more than 20 countries worldwide. It was legalised in England and Wales in March 2014 and in Scotland in December 2014. It was even legalised in […]

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BBC News School Report
16 Mar 2017

Year 12 – Brexit: The be all and end all?

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BREXIT: THE BE ALL AND END ALL?   Brexit: the hot topic, which is refusing to die down. It seems to have overwhelmed the media for the past year, first with campaigns, then the vote itself and now with the potential repercussions, but we haven’t even triggered Article 50 yet. In light of all this, […]

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BBC News School Report
16 Mar 2017

Year 9 on the importance of sports

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Sport. One word. People love it, hate it or don’t care about it. Either way, sport is integral in our society. Sport is the cause of many rivalries between families and friends and the cause of bar fights. However, sport could also be the cause of friendships blossoming between strangers over their love of a […]

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BBC News School Report
16 Mar 2017

Year 8 Closing of the Pavillions

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Listen to this audio report by Navdeep, Praise and Zarin in Year 8 about the closing of the Pavillions in Birmingham City Centre.

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BBC News School Report
16 Mar 2017

Year 7 Red Nose Day

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Wear red for charity! On Friday the 24th of March comic relief hosts a great charity event called Red Nose day. All of the latest celebrities voice different red noses and everyone is encouraged to take part. As this show is only hosted every two years the demand for new noses commences. Some of the […]

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BBC News School Report
16 Mar 2017

Year 9 Birmingham Big City Plans

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Watch this report by Juwairiyyah and Faezeh in Year 9 about the big city plans for Birmingham

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BBC News School Report
16 Mar 2017

MENTAL HEALTH ISSUES – THE VIEW FROM A CHILD PSYCHIATRIST

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MAKE A DIFFERENCE! Mental health is an important part of a healthy and happy life. People, like you and me, may need extra support during a certain phases of their life. If the essential care and support is not provided, the person can go into depression and is more likely to develop a psychiatric problem. […]

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BBC News School Report
16 Mar 2017

The Refugee Crisis By Year 9

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Enjoy this video by Aiysha and Mafuzah in Year 9 on the refugee crisis.

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BBC News School Report
16 Mar 2017

NHS: Lives vs Money

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The NHS, one of the most frequently discussed issues in the media, has faced many problems since its establishment, mainly down to the lack of funding. The chief executive of NHS England, told MPs the NHS had not got the money it requested for the years 2017-2020 and there would be a drop in patient […]

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BBC News School Report
16 Mar 2017

Homelessness in Birmingham and how you can help

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A walk through Birmingham city centre displays a growing issue: homelessness. In the short walk from my bus stop to New Street Station, I often spot no less than 10 people sleeping rough underneath the archways of various buildings. However, the charity Shelter claims that 9,560 people are currently homeless in Birmingham- a statistic that […]

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