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Ben Turner

Ben Turner

Teacher’s son Ben is our Education Reporter and has won national recognition for exposing the stories behind the Ofsteds.

St Margaret's Church of England High School exclusive

Academy eager to expand sixth form

Plans depend on Aigburth High moving sites

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Ben Turner as a stand up comedian. Pics by Tony McDonough

Ben Turner on finally overcoming his comedy baggage

He's back – and not a bag in sight...

School dinner being served at a Primary School

Liverpool schools kitchen staff strike over pay and warn of repeat walkouts

More on menu in pay protest

Wild badger

Badger culling issue 'not black and white' says Liverpool academic

Professor Malcolm Bennett, an expert on infectious disease in wildlife based at the University of Liverpool’s School of Veterinary Science in Leasowe, has his say

Merseyside GCSE students beat national trend with better results

Youngsters celebrate after results day

Julie Lyon-Taylor

Liverpool teachers are literally collapsing under pressure warns retiring union secretary

Retiring Liverpool National Union of Teachers secretary Julie  Lyon-Taylor tells Ben Turner a target culture has left teachers working in a ‘climate of fear’

The bride and groom

Ben Turner: No-one wants to be evening do people

In Gary Bainbridge's absence, Ben ponders the difficulties of turning up late, by invitation

Life Sciences University Technical College

Liverpool’s new Life Sciences University Technical College proves magnet for female students

Officials reveal the majority of applicants to the new Life Sciences University Technical College are female

James Ross OBE, Prof Janet Hemingway OBE and the Lord Mayor of Liverpool, Cllr Gary Miller

Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine set to unleash life-saving new mosquito net

Liverpool's world leading school for tropical medicine is to unveil a pioneering new mosquito net which could save the lives of 120,000 young children each year

Liverpool University's Victoria Building

University of Liverpool staff facing sack threat to be given strike vote

University of Liverpool  staff who face the sack unless they accept revised terms and conditions could vote to strike within days

Masterplan unveiled to make Liverpool best ‘core city’ within five years

An ambitious masterplan to make Liverpool’s schools the best in the country can be unveiled by the Liverpool Post today

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