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Is the bedroom tax unlawful? Yes it must and has to be!

Is the bedroom tax unlawful? Yes it must and has to be! | Welfare,Disability,News,Politics,Housing,NHS | Scoop.it
What is a bedroom?  That’s Continue reading →
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Real life stories from the Work Programme - DWP

Real life stories from the Work Programme - DWP | Welfare,Disability,News,Politics,Housing,NHS | Scoop.it
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Bennett Kathie's curator insight, March 24, 2013 5:12 PM

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Who benefits from the NHS 'surplus'? Not the patients or staff

Who benefits from the NHS 'surplus'? Not the patients or staff | Welfare,Disability,News,Politics,Housing,NHS | Scoop.it
Noel Plumridge: 'Surplus' is a misnomer. What NHS commissioners and regulatory bodies are doing is underspending
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Hundreds of Sure Start centres have closed since election, says Labour

Hundreds of Sure Start centres have closed since election, says Labour | Welfare,Disability,News,Politics,Housing,NHS | Scoop.it
Funding for children's centres in England has been cut by a third over two years, according to opposition figures
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Introducing "more patient reality' into NHS spending decisions - PharmaTimes

Introducing "more patient reality' into NHS spending decisions - PharmaTimes | Welfare,Disability,News,Politics,Housing,NHS | Scoop.it
Introducing "more patient reality' into NHS spending decisions
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Introducing "more patient reality' into NHS spending decisions.
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21st schoolgirl who was 'unhealthier than a 100-a-day smoker' gets new lease of life after £6,000 NHS gastric bypass

21st schoolgirl who was 'unhealthier than a 100-a-day smoker' gets new lease of life after £6,000 NHS gastric bypass | Welfare,Disability,News,Politics,Housing,NHS | Scoop.it
Emma Money, 17, from Leeds, was so overweight she was told she had the health of a 100-a-day smoker. It took a two-year hunt to find a surgeon willing to operate on her.
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O'Grady: We must fight our corner / Britain / Britain/World / Home - Morning Star

O'Grady: We must fight our corner / Britain / Britain/World / Home - Morning Star | Welfare,Disability,News,Politics,Housing,NHS | Scoop.it

O'Grady: We must fight our corner / Britain / Britain/World / Home - Morning Star

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Labour’s integration plans could see NHS take over social care


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Ministers need feedback from their bosses, says Cabinet Secretary - Telegraph

Ministers need feedback from their bosses, says Cabinet Secretary - Telegraph | Welfare,Disability,News,Politics,Housing,NHS | Scoop.it
One of David Cameron’s most trusted advisers has indicated that Downing Street believes some ministers are underperforming and should get regular feedback so they have a chance to improve before “facing the chop”.
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Petrol prices 'to rise by 4p per litre in coming days' - Telegraph

Petrol prices 'to rise by 4p per litre in coming days' - Telegraph | Welfare,Disability,News,Politics,Housing,NHS | Scoop.it
Petrol prices are expected to rise by as much as four pence a litre in the next few days, retailers have predicted as forecourts pass on increased wholesale costs to motorists.
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Best fill your car up if you can afford it?

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Father, 42, on the school run dies and wife and children injured as two cars carrying same family slide off icy road into pond within five minutes of each other

Father, 42, on the school run dies and wife and children injured as two cars carrying same family slide off icy road into pond within five minutes of each other | Welfare,Disability,News,Politics,Housing,NHS | Scoop.it
The man was driving his 11-year-old daughter on the school run along a bridle path in Derbyshire, when their car veered off the path and into the River Wye.
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Enoch's legacy is still tainting our party says Tory minister as he calls on Cameron to reach out to ethnic minority voters

Enoch's legacy is still tainting our party says Tory minister as he calls on Cameron to reach out to ethnic minority voters | Welfare,Disability,News,Politics,Housing,NHS | Scoop.it
The rising star Treasury minister called on David Cameron to give a major speech to repair the damage caused by Powell's anti-immigration speeches.
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Can he not see they still are, with the Immigrant rhetoric 2013

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Freud: Direct payments will not reduce incomes | News | Inside Housing

Freud: Direct payments will not reduce incomes | News | Inside Housing | Welfare,Disability,News,Politics,Housing,NHS | Scoop.it
Lord David Freud said he does not expect landlords to ‘suffer sudden losses of income’ as a result of direct payment of benefit to tenants.
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Eighty eight per cent of ex Remploy workers no longer working - Disability Rights UK

Eighty eight per cent of ex Remploy workers no longer working - Disability Rights UK | Welfare,Disability,News,Politics,Housing,NHS | Scoop.it
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Factcheck: You're fired! Has it been a record year for redundancies? | Full Fact

Factcheck: You're fired! Has it been a record year for redundancies? | Full Fact | Welfare,Disability,News,Politics,Housing,NHS | Scoop.it
A non-partisan factcheck organisation campaigning for accuracy in public debate.
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LTB = 'Lying thieving b******s': BBC documentary lifts the lid on offensive code used to describe disabled and jobless

LTB = 'Lying thieving b******s': BBC documentary lifts the lid on offensive code used to describe disabled and jobless | Welfare,Disability,News,Politics,Housing,NHS | Scoop.it
A documentary investigation into one of the firms responsible for delivering the Government's £5bn Work Programme claims to have found evidence of staff using an 'offensive' code to describe disabled and jobless people.
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NHS Highland to lead remote healthcare project - BBC News

NHS Highland to lead remote healthcare project - BBC News | Welfare,Disability,News,Politics,Housing,NHS | Scoop.it
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NHS Highland is to lead a project to develop new ways of delivering healthcare in remote areas.
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Oxford Mental Health Forum | News

Oxford Mental Health Forum is a web resource aimed at people living in Oxfordshire affected by mental illness and those who have an interest in
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A shortage of cancer drugs - The Economist (blog)

A shortage of cancer drugs - The Economist (blog) | Welfare,Disability,News,Politics,Housing,NHS | Scoop.it
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A shortage of cancer drugs
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THOUSANDS of cancer patients in Romania struggle everyday to find the drugs their life depends on.
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Confidentiality and disclosure: ATOS, GP extractor scheme and benefits claims | Legal Aware

Confidentiality and disclosure: ATOS, GP extractor scheme and benefits claims | Legal Aware | Welfare,Disability,News,Politics,Housing,NHS | Scoop.it

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Underpaid hospital workers to strike against wage cuts / Britain / Britain/World / Home - Morning Star

Underpaid hospital workers to strike against wage cuts / Britain / Britain/World / Home - Morning Star | Welfare,Disability,News,Politics,Housing,NHS | Scoop.it
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Lord Carlile: medics should face GMC over Liverpool Care Pathway - Telegraph

Lord Carlile: medics should face GMC over Liverpool Care Pathway - Telegraph | Welfare,Disability,News,Politics,Housing,NHS | Scoop.it
Doctors who put patients on a controversial end-of-life care plan without their consent should face being struck off, leading legal expert has said.
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France's richest man moves to Belgium and takes multi-billion pound fortune with him 'to avoid new socialist super-tax'

France's richest man moves to Belgium and takes multi-billion pound fortune with him 'to avoid new socialist super-tax' | Welfare,Disability,News,Politics,Housing,NHS | Scoop.it
Bernard Arnault, the 63-year-old head of luxury goods group LVMH, insists that he moved the cash and assets for 'family inheritance reasons'.
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'No work, no money, no pension, no future': What recession-hit businessman wrote in suicide note before he killed himself on canal bridge

'No work, no money, no pension, no future': What recession-hit businessman wrote in suicide note before he killed himself on canal bridge | Welfare,Disability,News,Politics,Housing,NHS | Scoop.it
Married father-of-two Raymond Hollingsworth had celebrated his 60th birthday only days before a dog walker found his body hanging from a canal bridge in Basingstoke, the coroner was told.
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