Washington lawsuit says protective gear costs impede protest

They claim repeated use of force by the Seattle Police Department during more than six weeks of civil unrest over systemic racism and police brutality has made exercising their rights to gather and protest impossible without costly personal protective gear.

MPs will start grading Health Secretary Matt Hancock with Ofsted-style ratings on how well he is doing his job

“This will mean the government is held to account by an evaluation process similar to that used across the NHS and social care system, which gives not just an absolute score but key pointers as to how to improve that score next time round.”

Can you help these unlucky pets find their forever home?

Register interest at bluecross.org.uk. Albie ALBIE’S past is a bit of a mystery to the Dogs Trust Evesham, Worcs, as he came from another animal charity.

Paracetamol can do more harm than good and SHOULDN’T be prescribed for chronic pain, officials say

Paul Chrisp, director of the centre for guidelines at Nice, said: “When many treatments are ineffective or not well tolerated, it is important to get an understanding of how pain is affecting a person’s life and those around them because knowing what is important to the person is the first step in developing an effective […]

World Health Organisation warns coronavirus kills 0.6% of patients & there ‘may never be silver bullet’ vaccine for bug

An ominous rise in cases in the North West of England also forced the PM to reimpose a ban on meeting other households inside their homes – as Downing Street considers a raft of new measures to keep the virus at bay.

Coronavirus warning signs MISSED by scoring system used across the NHS, investigation finds

An NHS England spokesperson said: “The NHS has been clear throughout the pandemic that clinical teams should not solely rely on national early warning scores for clinical decision making.”

Itching, burning and tenderness are sign of ‘new coronavirus symptom’, doc warns

“Yes, we are wearing basic PPE but,this is why it is imperative for practitioners to be aware of this relatively new symptom of the virus, because, if this is actually a sign of Covid, we should be stepping up our protection for the staff and for our other patients.”

Tourists should be able to leave UK quarantine if they test negative after 5 days, Tony Blair’s think tank says

CLEVER BUOYBoy, 10, survived being swept out to sea by floating on back…like he saw on TV

Blackburn & Darwen set up their OWN local track and trace system – blaming national failure to reach cases

Matt Hancock confirms schools will have access to rapid 90 minute tests to help get kids back in classroom

Prince Harry backs move to ban Swing Low Sweet Chariot from England rugby matches over slavery link

She said: ”I wasn’t black enough for the black roles and I wasn’t white enough for the white roles, leaving me somewhere in the middle as the ethnic chameleon who couldn’t book a job.”