Having been recently re-elected to a second term in office, Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has wasted little time in reaffirming his commitment to expanding the world’s first Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) in October this year.
In a first global analysis of the loss of life and health associated with working long hours, the World Health Organization (WTO) and International Labour Organization (ILO) estimate that, in 2016, there were 745,000 deaths from stroke and ischemic heart disease.
For the 67th time in her reign, the Queen has visited Parliament for its state opening, at which she delivers a speech setting out the Government’s plans for its legislative programme in the months ahead.
Attacks on the public involving vehicles, which have been targeted due to their size and potential impact, have had tragic consequences in recent years, including in the Westminster and London Bridge attacks of 2017.
A new report produced by the National Federation of Women’s Institutes (NFWI) examines the impact rural bus cuts have had on mental health, isolation and social exclusion and sets out recommendations for future action.