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Nurses to start voting on whether to strike over pay

09 August 2022
Nurses to start voting on whether to strike over pay

Nurses to start voting on whether to strike over pay

09 August 2022

The Royal College of Nursing says it will urge hundreds of thousands of its members to say yes to strike action when ballot papers go out next month.


Stricter rules to clampdown on takeaway litter

09 August 2022
Stricter rules to clampdown on takeaway litter

Stricter rules to clampdown on takeaway litter

09 August 2022

Councils can and must use stricter rules to make sure takeaways help clear-up after customers, says the government.


Why energy bills could be £1,900 more by April

28 July 2022
Why energy bills could be £1,900 more by April

Why energy bills could be £1,900 more by April

28 July 2022

GAS and electric bills are facing astronomical rises according to warnings out today – but why is it happening and what help is there for you?


Everything you need to know about the start of the 2022 Commonwealth Games

26 July 2022
Everything you need to know about the start of the 2022 Commonwealth Games

Everything you need to know about the start of the 2022 Commonwealth Games

26 July 2022

The Commonwealth Games in Birmingham begin this week – here's everything you need to know about the start of the event.


Eight million families set to receive £326 cash help from today

14 July 2022
Eight million families set to receive £326 cash help from today

Eight million families set to receive £326 cash help from today

14 July 2022

A £326 cash payment will be given to millions of households within days – but who is getting help with the cost of living and why?


Extension for extreme heat amber warning in New Forest and Christchurch

13 July 2022
Extension for extreme heat amber warning in New Forest and Christchurch

Extension for extreme heat amber warning in New Forest and Christchurch

13 July 2022

THE heatwave shows no signs of peaking yet with the Met Office now extending its amber warning for extreme heat into next week.


5 ice lollies for dogs you can make at home

12 July 2022
5 ice lollies for dogs you can make at home

5 ice lollies for dogs you can make at home

12 July 2022

AS SOME supermarkets start selling dog-friendly ice cream, here are five quick and easy recipes you can knock up for your pets from home.


Warning for dog walkers as avian flu hits sea birds

05 July 2022
Warning for dog walkers as avian flu hits sea birds

Warning for dog walkers as avian flu hits sea birds

05 July 2022

DOG owners are being advised to stick to footpaths and keep pets on leads if near sea birds, as the UK's avian flu outbreak among wildlife spreads.


Will there be another rail strike this month?

04 July 2022
Will there be another rail strike this month?

Will there be another rail strike this month?

04 July 2022

WITH the RMT union now threatening further strike action we look at when another strike would be permitted and at who else is walking out this year.


22-point action plan revealed to help airport passengers avoid summer chaos

30 June 2022
22-point action plan revealed to help airport passengers avoid summer chaos

22-point action plan revealed to help airport passengers avoid summer chaos

30 June 2022

AS FLIGHT cancellations and holiday disruption continues, a plan has been unveiled to help get people's summer plans back on track.

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Government offering up to £2,000 per child to help with childcare costs ahead of summer holidays

29 June 2022
Government offering up to £2,000 per child to help with childcare costs ahead of summer holidays

Government offering up to £2,000 per child to help with childcare costs ahead of summer holidays

29 June 2022

WORKING parents can find the six-week school holiday a costly struggle but there's extra help out there, says HMRC, and here's what's available.


Fixing broken goods may cost less than 'worthless warranties' – report

28 June 2022
Fixing broken goods may cost less than 'worthless warranties' – report

Fixing broken goods may cost less than 'worthless warranties' – report

28 June 2022

HOUSEHOLDS keen to save money should consider cancelling extended warranties on appliances and instead pay for the repairs themselves, says Which?


Plans to cap private parking fines on hold

27 June 2022
Plans to cap private parking fines on hold

Plans to cap private parking fines on hold

27 June 2022

Plans to curb the amount private parking firms can charge drivers in fines have been temporarily withdrawn.


What is polio virus and when should you be vaccinated against it?

23 June 2022
What is polio virus and when should you be vaccinated against it?

What is polio virus and when should you be vaccinated against it?

23 June 2022

PARENTS are being told to check immunisations are up to date after sewage samples detected polio virus, but what is the infection and who is at risk?


Bank of England warning over £20 and £50 notes

23 June 2022
Bank of England warning over £20 and £50 notes

Bank of England warning over £20 and £50 notes

23 June 2022

THE Bank of England has issued a warning to households still using paper £20 and £50 notes which will be axed in 100 days.


Warning to dog owners over toxic blue-green algae after Hampshire pet death

21 June 2022
Warning to dog owners over toxic blue-green algae after Hampshire pet death

Warning to dog owners over toxic blue-green algae after Hampshire pet death

21 June 2022

DOG owners are being told to keep their pets on leads around fresh water as the recent hot weather may increase the growth of toxic blue-green algae.


Fears for pet health as cash-strapped owners cut back

20 June 2022
Fears for pet health as cash-strapped owners cut back

Fears for pet health as cash-strapped owners cut back

20 June 2022

ANIMAL charities say owners are cutting back on medical bills and pet food as the cost-of-living crisis squeezes budgets.


Millions set for first cost-of-living payment next month

16 June 2022
Millions set for first cost-of-living payment next month

Millions set for first cost-of-living payment next month

16 June 2022

THE first of the government's cost-of-living support payments will begin dropping into people's accounts in July, but who'll get the money and when?


Are you one of the 770,000 people missing out on extra £3,300 a year?

15 June 2022
Are you one of the 770,000 people missing out on extra £3,300 a year?

Are you one of the 770,000 people missing out on extra £3,300 a year?

15 June 2022

MORE than 770,000 people are missing out on more than £1.7 billion in unclaimed pension credits – are you one of them?


Warning over Whatsapp 'free beer' scam

14 June 2022
Warning over Whatsapp 'free beer' scam

Warning over Whatsapp 'free beer' scam

14 June 2022

WHATSAPP users are being warned not to interact with a scam message offering free coolers of Heineken for Father's Day.


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