A new report has discovered that 52 per cent of British adults believe that abuse and neglect in care homes for the elderly is common.

The Commons Foreign Affairs Committee has claimed that the UK government appears not to have learned the lessons from its 2011 Libya intervention.

The UK Government must protect single market status in order to avoid being ‘driven-off a hard Brexit cliff-edge’.

The Bus Services Bill has been hampered by the ‘government’s failure to publish key secondary legislation and guidance’.

Andrew Lansley has voiced his disappointment at the lack of extra funding for the NHS and social care in the Autumn Statement.

The government has been warned that plans to expand Heathrow Airport could breach its climate change laws.

Northampton Borough Council has apologised over its handling of a loan to Northampton Town Football Club, after a report by its internal auditor Price Waterhouse Cooper (PwC), described the council’s management as ‘inadequate’.

County Durham Council has claimed that resolving a dispute over teaching assistants pay would cost millions of pounds and ‘hundreds of jobs’.

Health and social care leaders and the Local Government Association (LGA) have condemned Chancellor Phillip Hammond’s Autumn Statement as a missed opportunity to announce new investment in care.

Broxtowe Borough Council is being investigated by police, following a possible mass data breach.

The Local Government Association (LGA) has issued a statement warning people to ensure they are prepared for flash flooding, after Storm Angus hit numerous parts of the country.

The Autumn Statement saw Chancellor Philip Hammond vow to make the UK economy ‘resilient’, despite its decision to leave the EU and has forecasted a higher borrowing and slower growth.

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