LEAVING home for the first time – whether to start a job or to embark upon life at university – can be daunting.

For students at Park Academy in Uxbridge, this all-important step has been made easier with the help of life lessons.

Year 13 pupils were taught how to budget, the importance of household chores – and they have all mastered one basic recipe.

Vanya Harris, careers lead at the Park View Road school, said: ‘’The sessions focused on different aspects of leaving home or living independently.

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