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Serious cases could affect as many as 80 patients according to ambulance trust source, after MPs warn delays caused 20 deaths
Forty people are thought to have died or been seriously injured as a result of lengthy delays at one ambulance trust which meant patients were left waiting hours for emergency responders, a whistleblower has said.
On Wednesday, Labour MP for Norwich South Clive Lewis told the House of Commons that a…Continue
Added by Joanne Beaumont on January 20, 2018 at 11:40 — No Comments
The behemoth’s collapse should shatter taboos about borrowing and could herald a new era of public investment
Sometimes a single event can destroy not one dogma but two. So it may prove with the collapse of Carillion, the…Continue
Added by Joanne Beaumont on January 20, 2018 at 11:17 — No Comments
Former TV presenter has said use of food banks is 'right' and benefit sanctions 'teach' job seekers to look for work seriously.
The former TV…Continue
Added by Joanne Beaumont on January 10, 2018 at 13:10 — No Comments
More than a million calls to a helpline for the government’s universal credit benefit scheme were abandoned without being answered, new figures have shown.
A Labour MP suggested that many claimants were giving up and going without the means-tested welfare payments because staff were unable to cope with the volume of calls.
Almost one in eight calls to the helpline ended without the caller receiving an answer. Some claimants may have called several…Continue
Added by Joanne Beaumont on January 10, 2018 at 13:07 — No Comments