Revealed: How the UNEARNED income of millionaires QUADRUPLED in just four years

The “unearned” dividend income of millionaire Brits quadrupled in the first four years of this decade, government figures show. In 2013/14, 11,000 people were handed a combined total of £5.35bn in dividends they did not have to work for.… Read More Revealed: How the UNEARNED income of millionaires QUADRUPLED in just four years

A woman in her 80s left in a corridor for 13 hours – the NHS this week

Trusts across the country are struggling to meet demand. A common theme is a shortage of beds, requiring people to wait in the emergency department for long periods of time before being admitted to a ward, and a shortage of staff which has caused two trusts to close their Minor Injury Units so that staff can be transferred to A&E.… Read More A woman in her 80s left in a corridor for 13 hours – the NHS this week

Exclusive: Benefit cuts “very unlikely” to have saved money – official report

A bombshell official review of Council Tax Benefit cuts has said they are “very unlikely” to have saved the state any money, despite having landed hundreds of thousands of the poorest people in the country with mounting debts and court orders over the last three years.… Read More Exclusive: Benefit cuts “very unlikely” to have saved money – official report