The ex-PM spoke to royal officials about her "raising an eyebrow" at the prospect of independence.
The Finnish PM says EU leaders need written proposals by the end of September - and France's Emmanuel Macron agrees.
Boris Johnson says an angry exchange with the father of a sick child is "part of my job".
Financial experts say schools are receiving a big funding boost - but only back to levels of a decade ago.
Debit cards were most used, but falling cash use pushed notes and coins to third place, say retailers.