MENTAL health services for children and young people are in crisis, Labour warned yesterday as a new report exposed a shortage of specialist inpatient beds.
An Education Policy Institute (EPI) study revealed that on two dates in April 2016 there were no inpatient beds for child and...
Wednesday 26th Jul 2017
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TUBE workers are demanding an independent inquiry into “disastrous” job cuts after a passenger died in east London.
London Underground was served with a legal improvement notice yesterday by the Office of Rail and Road (ORR) regulator following the death of Bernard Ovu in...
Tuesday 25th Jul 2017
NHS bosses are reviewing pilot schemes designed to ease pressure on A&E departments after a patient died in Bristol, it was announced yesterday.
David Birtwistle was seen by a GP under the scheme instead of being admitted to A&E and was turned away from hospital. He died from a...
SADIQ KHAN opposes an international arms fair to be held in London — but says he is powerless to stop it.
The mayor of London said on Saturday that he does not want the capital to be used as a market place for “countries that contribute to human rights abuses.”
Monday 24th Jul 2017
HUNDREDS of nurses and trade unionists marched through Portsmouth this weekend in protest against the continued 1 per cent public-sector pay cap.
The rally was organised by the Royal College of Nursing (RCN) as part of its “summer of action” to get the cap lifted.
High Court says Belhaj truth could damage national security
Saturday 22nd Jul 2017
Council still pushing social cleansing agenda
CUBAN musical fundraisers led tributes to their “dear friend” socialist lawyer Mike Seifert, who died on Thursday.
The Music Fund For Cuba (MFFL) said his legacy would continue to inspire many in efforts to develop bonds and friendship between the people of Britain and...
CAMPAIGNERS were urged to fight against controversial NHS reforms yesterday as the government announced a £325 million cash injection to boost Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt’s pet planning project.
Mr Hunt, who faced a major rebellion from Junior Doctors last year over his...
Thursday 20th Jul 2017
BRITISH AIRWAYS bosses’ bids to “bribe” cabin crew into blacklegging won’t take off, union Unite warned yesterday as workers stepped up their campaign against poverty pay.
BA’s mixed feet cabin crew launched a 14-day strike yesterday — on top of 45...