Hitachi to decide fate of UK nuclear plant

The government continues to stress that it is still in talks with Hitachi about Wylfa. A spokesperson for the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) said: “Negotiations with Hitachi on agreeing a deal that provides value for money for consumers and taxpayers on the Wylfa project are ongoing.…

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Rich students save by paying fees up front

‘Making a mockery’ About 10% of undergraduates from the UK are self-funding, says the analysis of official data for 2016-17 – with higher than average rates at some Russell Group universities. Among full-time students, there are 20% self-funding their fees at King’s College London and 16% at Oxford and Cambridge.…

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