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24 Nov 2005 - 21:44
The survey has found that rates of volunteering and participation generally have increased since 2001, but in most cases have remained unchanged over the last two years.
15 Nov 2005 - 21:47
For many of us, being able to call ourselves a British citizen is something that we take for granted.
2 Oct 2005 - 22:05
She is an unworldy, vulnerable teenager who cannot cook or drive and admits that she is "still a child".
2 Oct 2005 - 13:55
UK ministers have launched an investigation into “bogus colleges” that lure foreigners to Scotland by signing them up for courses at institutions that don’t exist.
30 Aug 2005 - 22:13
Big Brother star Makosi Musambasi has been given notice by immigration officials to quit Britain, she said today.
30 Aug 2005 - 22:10
Regional dialects in the UK are holding their own in spite of fears the South East accent, or Estuary English is taking over, a BBC survey suggests.
5 Jun 2005 - 22:16
Applications for British citizenship fell by 8 per cent in 2004 to 135,085 (paragraph 1).
2 Jun 2005 - 22:21
The UK has been the top destination for immigrants from the 10 new European Union member states since the trade bloc expanded last year, a report says.

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UK billions aren't always the same as US billions. When billions are used in the UK, they often mean what the Americans would call trillions. It's important to get clarification on which billion they're actually using in figures because they still use both!