One man says the revelation split his family, while a woman says she is now closer to her mother because of it.
The latest figures show only 80% of trainees were recruited on to a variety of schemes this year.
A third of five-year-olds in England are being failed by their Reception experience, Ofsted says.
How young single mothers are squeezed out of the graduate jobs market.
On one estate they handed out cards to children asking mums to ring if the children needed new trainers.
A nursery is kept open to help local families to stay in inner-city Amsterdam
The vice-chancellor of the University of Bath, facing accusations of excessive pay, steps down.
The school claimed pupils who wore "the correct footwear" and "dressed sharply" were more successful.
No official record exists but there could be up to 75,000 au pairs in London and the South East alone.
Former industrial towns, rural and coastal areas fare worst in "spiral of ever-growing division".
Exams regulator Ofqual plans to pull this chunk of the qualification from the overall marks.
Figures suggest there has been a doubling in cases of younger people laundering money.
Social media and the ease of access to explicit material on the web means the tricky topic of sex is even more of a minefield for parents.
A 24-year-old teacher's account of teenage sexual activity prompts many to share their concerns.
With 35 pupils being excluded every day, Ben tells how he went from an ugly statistic to reformed character.
Ellen - one of the first primary school children to transition in the UK - lets readers into her inner world.