Time is running out for businesses to prepare

20 October 2020

Business leaders are being urged by Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster Michael Gove not to get caught out by new rules at the end of the transition period.

UK accuses EU of refusing to negotiate seriously

20 October 2020

In a hard-hitting statement to Parliament, the Cabinet minister in charge of Brexit, Michael Gove, told MPs that the EU needs to make a fundamental change in its approach to the current trade negotiations or there will be no basis for agreement.

Balancing social media for wellbeing

19 October 2020

The Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH) has updated its social media wellbeing programme to address body image, sleep disorders and increases in activity across platforms during the Covid-19 outbreak.

CQC to review blanket DNACPR orders

19 October 2020

The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) has asked the Care Quality Commission (CQC) to investigate how blanket "do-not-resuscitate" orders in care homes, primary care and hospitals were used during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Maintained nursery schools could face mass closure

19 October 2020

Increased costs during the pandemic and lost fee income could lead to mass cuts and closures of maintained nursery schools in England, according to a survey carried out by early years charity Early Education and unions NAHT, NEU and UNISON.