Britain records 85 more Covid-19 deaths

Britain today announced 85 more coronavirus deaths — as Northern Ireland has now gone a week without any Covid-19 fatalities.  The figure, announced by Department of Health chiefs and which take into account lab-confirmed fatalities in all settings, takes the official Government total to 44,602.  Today’s fatalities are marginally lower than last Thursday’s, when Government statistics … Read more Britain records 85 more Covid-19 deaths

Married policeman admits killing NHS nurse lover of 10 years

Married policeman admits killing his NHS nurse lover of 10 years who was strangled to death in a pub car park but denies murder PC Timothy Brehmer admitted the manslaughter of Claire Parry in Dorset in May A provisional trial date was set for October 12 at Winchester Crown Court  Post mortem found Mrs Parry died … Read more Married policeman admits killing NHS nurse lover of 10 years

NHS Trust boss accuses her own staff of being responsible for coronavirus outbreak on wards

NHS Trust boss accuses her own staff of being responsible for coronavirus outbreak on wards by wearing PPE inappropriately Hillingdon Hospital in Uxbridge forced to close to emergencies since Monday Trust’s chief executive Sarah Tedford blamed outbreak on ‘irresponsible’ staff  In a message sent to staff, she accused them of ‘not wearing appropriate masks’ But … Read more NHS Trust boss accuses her own staff of being responsible for coronavirus outbreak on wards

Married policeman admits killing his NHS nurse lover of 10 years

Married policeman admits killing his NHS nurse lover of 10 years who was strangled to death in a pub car park but denies murder PC Timothy Brehmer admitted the manslaughter of Claire Parry in Dorset in May A provisional trial date was set for October 12 at Winchester Crown Court  Post mortem found Mrs Parry died … Read more Married policeman admits killing his NHS nurse lover of 10 years

Matt Hancock apologises to thousands of women harmed by vaginal mesh, primodos and sodium valproate

Matt Hancock today apologised to thousands of women harmed by three avoidable health scandals after a damning review into vaginal mesh implants, pregnancy test drug Primodos and epilepsy treatment sodium valproate. The Health Secretary said sorry ‘on behalf of the NHS and the entire health service’, saying ‘voices had now been heard’ and acknowledging the … Read more Matt Hancock apologises to thousands of women harmed by vaginal mesh, primodos and sodium valproate

Coronavirus UK: 126 new fatalities in preliminary death toll

UK records 126 more Covid-19 deaths as average number of fatalities plummets by a QUARTER in a week and Northern Ireland registers no victims for the SIXTH day in a row Department of Health chiefs have yet to confirm the final daily death figure, which is often much higher The early count is calculated by … Read more Coronavirus UK: 126 new fatalities in preliminary death toll

Ibiza offers free holiday accommodation for NHS staff to ‘say thank you’

Ibiza offers free holiday accommodation for NHS staff to ‘say thank you to those fighting for the lives of our families’ Ibiza’s government is backing initiative Together for Healthcare Heroes Juan Miguel Costa, Ibiza’s tourism councillor, said aim is to compensate ‘those who have looked after us’ One week’s free accommodation will be offered in … Read more Ibiza offers free holiday accommodation for NHS staff to ‘say thank you’

NHS hospital in Boris Johnson’s constituency closes A&E due to Covid-19 outbreak

NHS hospital in Boris Johnson’s constituency closes A&E for emergency admissions after Covid-19 outbreak leaves 70 staff in self-isolation The Hillingdon Hospital in Uxbridge began to divert ambulances last night But walk in casualty patients are still being treated, according to reports Hospital bosses today revealed 70 members of staff are currently self-isolating  By Stephen … Read more NHS hospital in Boris Johnson’s constituency closes A&E due to Covid-19 outbreak

Fury over ‘utterly disgusting’ decision to stop free hospital parking for NHS workers

Fury erupted today over the government’s ‘utterly disgusting’ decision to stop free hospital parking for all NHS staff once the coronavirus pandemic is over. Matt Hancock promised ministers would cover the costs of car parking for NHS staff ‘going above and beyond every day’ at hospitals in England. But the Department of Health has now … Read more Fury over ‘utterly disgusting’ decision to stop free hospital parking for NHS workers

Clamp for our carers! Free parking for NHS staff will end, government confirms 

Clamp for our carers! Free parking for NHS staff will end as the coronavirus pandemic eases, government confirms The government initially on March 25 said it would cover NHS staff parking costs However, the Department of Health now says that it cannot continue doing so Free parking will only continue for patients and staff in … Read more Clamp for our carers! Free parking for NHS staff will end, government confirms