Society

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Tory donors behind Betfred pay themselves and family £50m dividend
Rise in online gambling in pandemic offset temporary closure of firm’s 1,470 high street bookmakers

Rob Davies

01, Jul, 2022 @10:32 AM

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Theresa May calls for ban on transgender conversion practices
Former Tory prime minister tells government ‘the matter must not be allowed to slide’

Jane Clinton

01, Jul, 2022 @10:01 AM

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UK cost of living crisis putting strain on domestic abuse refuges, says charity
Rising prices have created greater demand for sanctuary and made it more difficult for people to leave

Geneva Abdul

01, Jul, 2022 @7:44 AM

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High-street blood pressure checks promised in NHS England shake-up
Integrated care systems replace clinical commissioning groups and aim to catch conditions earlier

Denis Campbell Health policy editor

01, Jul, 2022 @5:00 AM

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Negativity is hampering children’s homes’ ability to provide good care | Letter
Letter: Excessive focus on normal safeguarding processes is compounding the shortage of residential childcare capacity, writes Peter Sandiford

Letters

30, Jun, 2022 @4:47 PM

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Lady Greengross obituary
Crossbench peer who established an influential thinktank and campaigned against age discrimination and pensioner poverty

David Brindle

30, Jun, 2022 @3:25 PM

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Peabody Trust accused of failing to offer tenants suitable alternative homes
Nineteen tenants living in south London estate that is being demolished say homes offered to them are unaffordable and too far away

Matthew Weaver

30, Jun, 2022 @3:21 PM

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Trustees of Captain Sir Tom Moore foundation face formal inquiry into charity setup
Charity Commission to investigate concerns family personally profited from charity set up in veteran’s name

Patrick Butler Social policy editor

29, Jun, 2022 @11:01 PM

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NHS privatisation drive linked to rise in avoidable deaths, study suggests
Outsourcing accelerated by Lansley’s shakeup in 2012 linked to drop in care quality in landmark review

Andrew Gregory Health editor

29, Jun, 2022 @10:30 PM

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Knee replacements stall in regions of England with weight rules for patients
Stricter CCGs told patients that they have to attain a certain body mass index before surgery

Steven Morris

29, Jun, 2022 @6:00 PM

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Plans to ban gambling firms sponsoring football shirts in disarray after Tory rift
Ban and ‘polluter pays’ levy on gambling firms could still happen, government sources say

Rob Davies

29, Jun, 2022 @5:13 PM

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Houses for ‘ghosts’: ONS overestimated growth in many areas, census suggests
Population growth overestimated in some areas and underestimated in others, data from 2021 census suggests

Robert Booth and Caelainn Barr

29, Jun, 2022 @4:10 PM

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