BBC News Nine things about nine things 2017-08-24T00:34:17.000000000+00:00 The top grade for GCSEs will be a 9. This could be a big break for the nearly number. Five pop stars turned fashion designers 2017-08-24T00:32:12.000000000+00:00 How the likes of Victoria Beckham and Kanye West made the move from pop to fashion. Sophie Lancaster murder: Are young people still scared to be goths? 2017-08-24T00:31:30.000000000+00:00 Ten years after Sophie Lancaster was killed for being different, we talk to the alternative community. Will fairy tale Białowieża forest survive Poland’s fight with the EU? 2017-08-24T00:31:27.000000000+00:00 Campaigners in Poland are worried about the future of one of Europe's last primeval forests, as the Polish government defies an EU order to stop logging there. Radio 4's Shipping Forecast reaches 150 years old 2017-08-24T00:22:08.000000000+00:00 Here's why we love Radio 4's iconic weather report, for the seas around the British Isles. 'It's unfair. I came to the UK aged six' 2017-08-24T00:19:06.000000000+00:00 Estelle Dragan has lived in the UK since she was six, but her application for permanent residence has been rejected. The Egyptian girl who became a Scottish man 2017-08-23T23:57:10.000000000+00:00 Born female and Egyptian, Adam is now fully male and fully Glaswegian and the subject of a play. Lithium in tap water may cut dementia 2017-08-23T23:50:48.000000000+00:00 The naturally occurring element may reduce the risk of the disease. Middle-aged told to walk faster 2017-08-23T23:49:55.000000000+00:00 Health officials warn falling activity rates as people age are putting their health at risk. UK government to investigate impact of overseas students 2017-08-23T23:30:31.000000000+00:00 The Home Office is to launch a study into the impact on the labour market, as migration figures are released.