School leaders are "extremely disappointed" by the Budget, despite boost for maths A-level.
Labour's Angela Rayner becomes the youngest grandmother in the House of Commons.
Simon Langton Grammar School said the optional course is "the antidote to political correctness".
"Intimidating" checkouts and a lack of seating are "shutting out" the elderly from shops, a charity says.
It is hoped that the pouches will help ensure pupils are not tempted to answer calls when driving.
Education should receive a bigger share of the UK's overseas aid budget, says a report from MPs.
The OECD has tested how well pupils perform in working together to solve problems.
The £15.5m project has been funded by Essex County Council.
About 60 primary school children gathered in Desborough to show their support for the town's library.
Alex, now 19, says she has a good life - but would she want the same for her own daughter?