Related Articles: OECD calls for change of tack on state suppo ...

Scottish universities launch raft of measures to support students during the pandemic

Scottish universities launch raft of measures to support students during the pandemic

The 19 universities and higher education institutions in Scotland have confirmed a raft of measures they are using to support student wellbeing… Read full article: Scottish universities launch raft of mea...→

Prince Williams calls for action on climate change in new documentary 

Prince Williams calls for action on climate change in new documentary 

William, 38, said he wanted to follow in the footsteps of Prince Charles and the Duke of Edinburgh - who he said were 'ahead of their time' - so he didn't let [...] Read full article: Prince Williams calls for action on clim...→

Oliver Dowden calls for Premier League to 'step up' and support EFL clubs

Oliver Dowden calls for Premier League to 'step up' and support EFL clubs

The culture secretary has called for the Premier League to ‘step up to the plate’ and provide financial support for lower-league sides Read full article: Oliver Dowden calls for Premier League t...→

Bruce calls for handball rule change despite Newcastle penalty award

Bruce calls for handball rule change despite Newcastle penalty award

Newcastle boss Steve Bruce has called on fellow managers to challenge the handball rule which he says is 'ruining' football, despite it gifting his team a poin [...] Read full article: Bruce calls for handball rule change des...→

PM calls for global lab network to stop next pandemic before it spreads

The announcement is part of a five-point plan from the PM to stop the next pandemic, which he hopes will gain support from world leaders Read full article: PM calls for global lab network to stop ...→

St Mirren boss Jim Goodwin calls for financial support for under-strain lower league clubs

St Mirren boss Jim Goodwin calls for financial support for under-strain lower league clubs

JIM GOODWIN fears the financial implications of playing games behind closed doors could have very serious effects on Scotland’s lower league clubs… Read full article: St Mirren boss Jim Goodwin calls for fin...→

Coronavirus: NI medical staff sought psychological support during pandemic, says doctor

Medical staff have sought psychological support after treating Covid-19 patients, an intensive care doctor said. Read full article: Coronavirus: NI medical staff sought psy...→

Campaigning during a pandemic: One Holyrood hopeful uses novel method to attract support

Campaigning during a pandemic: One Holyrood hopeful uses novel method to attract support

A HOLYROOD hopeful is to become the first MSP candidate to launch a virtual campaign hub amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Campaigning during a pandemic: One Holyr...→

Eclipse Theatre calls for more action to support black artists

Eclipse Theatre calls for more action to support black artists

Black-led theatre company Eclipse has issued the industry with a call to action, pushing for more funding and better support for black and minority ethnic arti [...] Read full article: Eclipse Theatre calls for more action to...→

‘Now is not the time to cut support’ says OECD

‘Now is not the time to cut support’ says OECD

Trying to fix the public finances before 2022 would be “premature” and would stall an economic recovery, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Develop [...] Read full article: ‘Now is not the time to cut support’ say...→

'They cannot be forgotten': Gary Lightbody calls for support as Northern Ireland live events industry faces collapse

'They cannot be forgotten': Gary Lightbody calls for support as Northern Ireland live events industry faces collapse

Snow Patrol frontman Gary Lightbody is backing is a campaign by the live events industry in Northern Ireland calling for Government support to prevent its coll [...] Read full article: 'They cannot be forgotten': Gary Lightbo...→

Boris says 'huge number' of Brits will need to change jobs due to pandemic

Boris says 'huge number' of Brits will need to change jobs due to pandemic

The Prime Minister warned the jobs market is on the cusp of an online revolution as he revealed free digital training for people without A-levels before unempl [...] Read full article: Boris says 'huge number' of Brits will n...→

Cardinal Newman’s support prayer works as a peoples’ prayer for the pandemic

When this pandemic passes I feel St Newman’s ‘May the Lord support us all the day long’ short prayer will be remembered as the peoples’ pandemic prayer. Read full article: Cardinal Newman’s support prayer works a...→

Moray social enterprise focused on tackling child poverty as calls for support soars | Press and Journal

Moray social enterprise focused on tackling child poverty as calls for support soars | Press and Journal

A Moray social enterprise aiming to end child poverty has launched a community shares project to help the increasing number of families needing support. Read full article: Moray social enterprise focused on tackl...→

Boss of East Kilbride soft play calls on government to 'play fair' amid pandemic

Boss of East Kilbride soft play calls on government to 'play fair' amid pandemic

David Capaldi, who runs the Wonder World chain, is calling on the government to urgently reconsider its latest decision - describing it as “catastrophic”. Read full article: Boss of East Kilbride soft play calls on...→

Chancellor urged to support childcare providers at risk of going bust during pandemic

Chancellor urged to support childcare providers at risk of going bust during pandemic

ECONOMIC recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic will be hampered by childcare providers going bust this winter unless the government offers more support, minister [...] Read full article: Chancellor urged to support childcare pr...→

Chamber calls for more details on new jobs support scheme

Chamber calls for more details on new jobs support scheme

A regional business group is calling for more information on how the new Jobs Support Scheme announced by Cghanxcellor Rishi Sunak will work. Read full article: Chamber calls for more details on new jo...→

Zara McDermott calls for revenge porn law change after becoming victim

Zara McDermott calls for revenge porn law change after becoming victim

Zara McDermott is campaigning for a change in the law after she became a victim of revenge porn naked images of her leaked online Read full article: Zara McDermott calls for revenge porn la...→

Around 1,400 people in north-east access NHS Grampian psychological support service during pandemic | Press and Journal

Around 1,400 people in north-east access NHS Grampian psychological support service during pandemic | Press and Journal

Around 1,400 people in the north-east have accessed a new psychological service from NHS Grampian set up to help people cope with issues around Covid-19. Read full article: Around 1,400 people in north-east access...→

State pension warning: Boris Johnson ordered to think again on 'grotesque' age change move

State pension warning: Boris Johnson ordered to think again on 'grotesque' age change move

STATE PENSION campaigners have hit out at Boris Johnson who said he would look at the state pension age change with fresh eyes during his election campaign. Read full article: State pension warning: Boris Johnson ord...→

VIDEO: Ciaran Hinds calls for support of the arts

Following the appeal by renowned actor Liam Neeson for the NI Executive to support the arts in Northern Ireland, fellow actor Ciaran Hinds has added his voice [...] Read full article: VIDEO: Ciaran Hinds calls for support of...→

Support bubbles: What are they and can you change them? Government rules explained

Support bubbles: What are they and can you change them? Government rules explained

The number of people allowed to meet socially across England has been reduced to six people, with exemptions for those in support bubbles. Read full article: Support bubbles: What are they and can y...→

Loose Women’s Saira Khan blasts ‘disgusting’ Claire King error and calls for urgent change

Loose Women’s Saira Khan blasts ‘disgusting’ Claire King error and calls for urgent change

LOOSE WOMEN star Saira Khan has blasted Channel 5 for using a picture of Emmerdale actress Claire King instead of her to promote her episode of the show In The [...] Read full article: Loose Women’s Saira Khan blasts ‘disgust...→

SNP MP calls for drugs pandemic to be declared a public health emergency

SNP MP calls for drugs pandemic to be declared a public health emergency

Tommy Sheppard MP used a Commons speech to make a plea for the law to be changed to allow for safe consumption rooms in Scotland. Read full article: SNP MP calls for drugs pandemic to be de...→

William calls on humanity to 'speed up pace' to tackle climate change

William calls on humanity to 'speed up pace' to tackle climate change

The Duke of Cambridge has called on humanity to "speed the pace up" and tackle the growing environmental threat to the planet. William suggested he expects to [...] Read full article: William calls on humanity to 'speed up p...→

Urgent plea for public support as hospice struggles in pandemic

Urgent plea for public support as hospice struggles in pandemic

"We didn't come to the public earlier this year. We are coming to them now because we need to in order to sustain our services." Read full article: Urgent plea for public support as hospic...→

'Now is not the time to withdraw support completely': Self-employed still reeling from pandemic

'Now is not the time to withdraw support completely': Self-employed still reeling from pandemic

SIX in 10 self-employed workers across Dorset have claimed grants through an extended government scheme to help them survive the coronavirus… Read full article: 'Now is not the time to withdraw support...→

Calls for Eurostar to get more support

Calls for Eurostar to get more support

Hear why MPs want talks over the future of Eurostar, why a bride has hastily rearranged her big day and a plaque is unveiled to an equality pioneer. Read full article: Calls for Eurostar to get more support...→

Revenge porn ‘completely destroys lives’ – Love Island star calls for law change

Revenge porn ‘completely destroys lives’ – Love Island star calls for law change

Zara McDermott joined campaign group Refuge outside Parliament to push for changes in the law regarding the threat of sharing intimate images. Read full article: Revenge porn ‘completely destroys lives’...→

A strong steel industry would support post-pandemic recovery

A strong steel industry would support post-pandemic recovery

Covid-19 is having a devastating impact, not just on the health of our nation but on our economy. The impact has been stark with mass redundancies and rising u [...] Read full article: A strong steel industry would support po...→

Labour frontbencher calls Covid pandemic a 'good crisis' the party can exploit

Labour frontbencher calls Covid pandemic a 'good crisis' the party can exploit

A LABOUR frontbencher has explosively described the deadly coronavirus pandemic as a “good crisis” the party can exploit. Shadow education secretary Kate Green [...] Read full article: Labour frontbencher calls Covid pandemic...→

State pension cover-up: BackTo60 claims No10 withheld details of age change from 50s women

State pension cover-up: BackTo60 claims No10 withheld details of age change from 50s women

STATE PENSION campaigners have shockingly claimed that a former MP - who was Trade Secretary at the time - "hid" Whitehall memos to stop 1950s women from findi [...] Read full article: State pension cover-up: BackTo60 claims ...→

Labour MP calls on Boris Johnson to steal her plans to tackle climate change

Labour MP calls on Boris Johnson to steal her plans to tackle climate change

Anna McMorrin wants the Prime Minister to adopt policies she put forward for fighting global warming and pumping cash into environmentally-friendly industries Read full article: Labour MP calls on Boris Johnson to stea...→

State school urged to change name over founder's slave trade links

State school urged to change name over founder's slave trade links

Nearly 600 people have signed a petition calling on the James Gillespie High School in Edinburgh to change its name because its founder had links to the slave [...] Read full article: State school urged to change name over f...→

State Pension Triple Lock: Change to policy could save government over £1billion

State Pension Triple Lock: Change to policy could save government over £1billion

STATE PENSION Triple Lock is a policy designed to protect the entitlement of pensioners through annual rises. But changes could save the government over £1bill [...] Read full article: State Pension Triple Lock: Change to pol...→

Scottish universities launch raft of measures to support students during the pandemic

Scottish universities launch raft of measures to support students during the pandemic

The 19 universities and higher education institutions in Scotland have confirmed a raft of measures they are using to support student wellbeing… Read full article: Scottish universities launch raft of mea...→

Loose Women’s Saira Khan blasts ‘disgusting’ Claire King error and calls for urgent change

Loose Women’s Saira Khan blasts ‘disgusting’ Claire King error and calls for urgent change

LOOSE WOMEN star Saira Khan has blasted Channel 5 for using a picture of Emmerdale actress Claire King instead of her to promote her episode of the show In The [...] Read full article: Loose Women’s Saira Khan blasts ‘disgust...→

Cardinal Newman’s support prayer works as a peoples’ prayer for the pandemic

When this pandemic passes I feel St Newman’s ‘May the Lord support us all the day long’ short prayer will be remembered as the peoples’ pandemic prayer. Read full article: Cardinal Newman’s support prayer works a...→

William calls on humanity to 'speed up pace' to tackle climate change

William calls on humanity to 'speed up pace' to tackle climate change

The Duke of Cambridge has called on humanity to "speed the pace up" and tackle the growing environmental threat to the planet. William suggested he expects to [...] Read full article: William calls on humanity to 'speed up p...→

Oliver Dowden calls for Premier League to 'step up' and support EFL clubs

Oliver Dowden calls for Premier League to 'step up' and support EFL clubs

The culture secretary has called for the Premier League to ‘step up to the plate’ and provide financial support for lower-league sides Read full article: Oliver Dowden calls for Premier League t...→

Urgent plea for public support as hospice struggles in pandemic

Urgent plea for public support as hospice struggles in pandemic

"We didn't come to the public earlier this year. We are coming to them now because we need to in order to sustain our services." Read full article: Urgent plea for public support as hospic...→

Boss of East Kilbride soft play calls on government to 'play fair' amid pandemic

Boss of East Kilbride soft play calls on government to 'play fair' amid pandemic

David Capaldi, who runs the Wonder World chain, is calling on the government to urgently reconsider its latest decision - describing it as “catastrophic”. Read full article: Boss of East Kilbride soft play calls on...→

PM calls for global lab network to stop next pandemic before it spreads

The announcement is part of a five-point plan from the PM to stop the next pandemic, which he hopes will gain support from world leaders Read full article: PM calls for global lab network to stop ...→

Calls for Eurostar to get more support

Calls for Eurostar to get more support

Hear why MPs want talks over the future of Eurostar, why a bride has hastily rearranged her big day and a plaque is unveiled to an equality pioneer. Read full article: Calls for Eurostar to get more support...→

Coronavirus: NI medical staff sought psychological support during pandemic, says doctor

Medical staff have sought psychological support after treating Covid-19 patients, an intensive care doctor said. Read full article: Coronavirus: NI medical staff sought psy...→

Revenge porn ‘completely destroys lives’ – Love Island star calls for law change

Revenge porn ‘completely destroys lives’ – Love Island star calls for law change

Zara McDermott joined campaign group Refuge outside Parliament to push for changes in the law regarding the threat of sharing intimate images. Read full article: Revenge porn ‘completely destroys lives’...→

Zara McDermott calls for revenge porn law change after becoming victim

Zara McDermott calls for revenge porn law change after becoming victim

Zara McDermott is campaigning for a change in the law after she became a victim of revenge porn naked images of her leaked online Read full article: Zara McDermott calls for revenge porn la...→

Labour frontbencher calls Covid pandemic a 'good crisis' the party can exploit

Labour frontbencher calls Covid pandemic a 'good crisis' the party can exploit

A LABOUR frontbencher has explosively described the deadly coronavirus pandemic as a “good crisis” the party can exploit. Shadow education secretary Kate Green [...] Read full article: Labour frontbencher calls Covid pandemic...→

Around 1,400 people in north-east access NHS Grampian psychological support service during pandemic | Press and Journal

Around 1,400 people in north-east access NHS Grampian psychological support service during pandemic | Press and Journal

Around 1,400 people in the north-east have accessed a new psychological service from NHS Grampian set up to help people cope with issues around Covid-19. Read full article: Around 1,400 people in north-east access...→

Campaigning during a pandemic: One Holyrood hopeful uses novel method to attract support

Campaigning during a pandemic: One Holyrood hopeful uses novel method to attract support

A HOLYROOD hopeful is to become the first MSP candidate to launch a virtual campaign hub amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Campaigning during a pandemic: One Holyr...→

Labour MP calls on Boris Johnson to steal her plans to tackle climate change

Labour MP calls on Boris Johnson to steal her plans to tackle climate change

Anna McMorrin wants the Prime Minister to adopt policies she put forward for fighting global warming and pumping cash into environmentally-friendly industries Read full article: Labour MP calls on Boris Johnson to stea...→

VIDEO: Ciaran Hinds calls for support of the arts

Following the appeal by renowned actor Liam Neeson for the NI Executive to support the arts in Northern Ireland, fellow actor Ciaran Hinds has added his voice [...] Read full article: VIDEO: Ciaran Hinds calls for support of...→

‘Now is not the time to cut support’ says OECD

‘Now is not the time to cut support’ says OECD

Trying to fix the public finances before 2022 would be “premature” and would stall an economic recovery, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Develop [...] Read full article: ‘Now is not the time to cut support’ say...→

State school urged to change name over founder's slave trade links

State school urged to change name over founder's slave trade links

Nearly 600 people have signed a petition calling on the James Gillespie High School in Edinburgh to change its name because its founder had links to the slave [...] Read full article: State school urged to change name over f...→

Support bubbles: What are they and can you change them? Government rules explained

Support bubbles: What are they and can you change them? Government rules explained

The number of people allowed to meet socially across England has been reduced to six people, with exemptions for those in support bubbles. Read full article: Support bubbles: What are they and can y...→

Boris says 'huge number' of Brits will need to change jobs due to pandemic

Boris says 'huge number' of Brits will need to change jobs due to pandemic

The Prime Minister warned the jobs market is on the cusp of an online revolution as he revealed free digital training for people without A-levels before unempl [...] Read full article: Boris says 'huge number' of Brits will n...→

SNP MP calls for drugs pandemic to be declared a public health emergency

SNP MP calls for drugs pandemic to be declared a public health emergency

Tommy Sheppard MP used a Commons speech to make a plea for the law to be changed to allow for safe consumption rooms in Scotland. Read full article: SNP MP calls for drugs pandemic to be de...→

Prince Williams calls for action on climate change in new documentary 

Prince Williams calls for action on climate change in new documentary 

William, 38, said he wanted to follow in the footsteps of Prince Charles and the Duke of Edinburgh - who he said were 'ahead of their time' - so he didn't let [...] Read full article: Prince Williams calls for action on clim...→

Moray social enterprise focused on tackling child poverty as calls for support soars | Press and Journal

Moray social enterprise focused on tackling child poverty as calls for support soars | Press and Journal

A Moray social enterprise aiming to end child poverty has launched a community shares project to help the increasing number of families needing support. Read full article: Moray social enterprise focused on tackl...→

Bruce calls for handball rule change despite Newcastle penalty award

Bruce calls for handball rule change despite Newcastle penalty award

Newcastle boss Steve Bruce has called on fellow managers to challenge the handball rule which he says is 'ruining' football, despite it gifting his team a poin [...] Read full article: Bruce calls for handball rule change des...→

'Now is not the time to withdraw support completely': Self-employed still reeling from pandemic

'Now is not the time to withdraw support completely': Self-employed still reeling from pandemic

SIX in 10 self-employed workers across Dorset have claimed grants through an extended government scheme to help them survive the coronavirus… Read full article: 'Now is not the time to withdraw support...→

Chancellor urged to support childcare providers at risk of going bust during pandemic

Chancellor urged to support childcare providers at risk of going bust during pandemic

ECONOMIC recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic will be hampered by childcare providers going bust this winter unless the government offers more support, minister [...] Read full article: Chancellor urged to support childcare pr...→

St Mirren boss Jim Goodwin calls for financial support for under-strain lower league clubs

St Mirren boss Jim Goodwin calls for financial support for under-strain lower league clubs

JIM GOODWIN fears the financial implications of playing games behind closed doors could have very serious effects on Scotland’s lower league clubs… Read full article: St Mirren boss Jim Goodwin calls for fin...→

Chamber calls for more details on new jobs support scheme

Chamber calls for more details on new jobs support scheme

A regional business group is calling for more information on how the new Jobs Support Scheme announced by Cghanxcellor Rishi Sunak will work. Read full article: Chamber calls for more details on new jo...→

A strong steel industry would support post-pandemic recovery

A strong steel industry would support post-pandemic recovery

Covid-19 is having a devastating impact, not just on the health of our nation but on our economy. The impact has been stark with mass redundancies and rising u [...] Read full article: A strong steel industry would support po...→

State pension cover-up: BackTo60 claims No10 withheld details of age change from 50s women

State pension cover-up: BackTo60 claims No10 withheld details of age change from 50s women

STATE PENSION campaigners have shockingly claimed that a former MP - who was Trade Secretary at the time - "hid" Whitehall memos to stop 1950s women from findi [...] Read full article: State pension cover-up: BackTo60 claims ...→

State pension warning: Boris Johnson ordered to think again on 'grotesque' age change move

State pension warning: Boris Johnson ordered to think again on 'grotesque' age change move

STATE PENSION campaigners have hit out at Boris Johnson who said he would look at the state pension age change with fresh eyes during his election campaign. Read full article: State pension warning: Boris Johnson ord...→

Eclipse Theatre calls for more action to support black artists

Eclipse Theatre calls for more action to support black artists

Black-led theatre company Eclipse has issued the industry with a call to action, pushing for more funding and better support for black and minority ethnic arti [...] Read full article: Eclipse Theatre calls for more action to...→

'They cannot be forgotten': Gary Lightbody calls for support as Northern Ireland live events industry faces collapse

'They cannot be forgotten': Gary Lightbody calls for support as Northern Ireland live events industry faces collapse

Snow Patrol frontman Gary Lightbody is backing is a campaign by the live events industry in Northern Ireland calling for Government support to prevent its coll [...] Read full article: 'They cannot be forgotten': Gary Lightbo...→

State Pension Triple Lock: Change to policy could save government over £1billion

State Pension Triple Lock: Change to policy could save government over £1billion

STATE PENSION Triple Lock is a policy designed to protect the entitlement of pensioners through annual rises. But changes could save the government over £1bill [...] Read full article: State Pension Triple Lock: Change to pol...→

Scottish universities launch raft of measures to support students during the pandemic

Scottish universities launch raft of measures to support students during the pandemic

The 19 universities and higher education institutions in Scotland have confirmed a raft of measures they are using to support student wellbeing… Read full article: Scottish universities launch raft of mea...→

Boris says 'huge number' of Brits will need to change jobs due to pandemic

Boris says 'huge number' of Brits will need to change jobs due to pandemic

The Prime Minister warned the jobs market is on the cusp of an online revolution as he revealed free digital training for people without A-levels before unempl [...] Read full article: Boris says 'huge number' of Brits will n...→

Loose Women’s Saira Khan blasts ‘disgusting’ Claire King error and calls for urgent change

Loose Women’s Saira Khan blasts ‘disgusting’ Claire King error and calls for urgent change

LOOSE WOMEN star Saira Khan has blasted Channel 5 for using a picture of Emmerdale actress Claire King instead of her to promote her episode of the show In The [...] Read full article: Loose Women’s Saira Khan blasts ‘disgust...→

Cardinal Newman’s support prayer works as a peoples’ prayer for the pandemic

When this pandemic passes I feel St Newman’s ‘May the Lord support us all the day long’ short prayer will be remembered as the peoples’ pandemic prayer. Read full article: Cardinal Newman’s support prayer works a...→

SNP MP calls for drugs pandemic to be declared a public health emergency

SNP MP calls for drugs pandemic to be declared a public health emergency

Tommy Sheppard MP used a Commons speech to make a plea for the law to be changed to allow for safe consumption rooms in Scotland. Read full article: SNP MP calls for drugs pandemic to be de...→

William calls on humanity to 'speed up pace' to tackle climate change

William calls on humanity to 'speed up pace' to tackle climate change

The Duke of Cambridge has called on humanity to "speed the pace up" and tackle the growing environmental threat to the planet. William suggested he expects to [...] Read full article: William calls on humanity to 'speed up p...→

Prince Williams calls for action on climate change in new documentary 

Prince Williams calls for action on climate change in new documentary 

William, 38, said he wanted to follow in the footsteps of Prince Charles and the Duke of Edinburgh - who he said were 'ahead of their time' - so he didn't let [...] Read full article: Prince Williams calls for action on clim...→

Oliver Dowden calls for Premier League to 'step up' and support EFL clubs

Oliver Dowden calls for Premier League to 'step up' and support EFL clubs

The culture secretary has called for the Premier League to ‘step up to the plate’ and provide financial support for lower-league sides Read full article: Oliver Dowden calls for Premier League t...→

Moray social enterprise focused on tackling child poverty as calls for support soars | Press and Journal

Moray social enterprise focused on tackling child poverty as calls for support soars | Press and Journal

A Moray social enterprise aiming to end child poverty has launched a community shares project to help the increasing number of families needing support. Read full article: Moray social enterprise focused on tackl...→

Urgent plea for public support as hospice struggles in pandemic

Urgent plea for public support as hospice struggles in pandemic

"We didn't come to the public earlier this year. We are coming to them now because we need to in order to sustain our services." Read full article: Urgent plea for public support as hospic...→

Bruce calls for handball rule change despite Newcastle penalty award

Bruce calls for handball rule change despite Newcastle penalty award

Newcastle boss Steve Bruce has called on fellow managers to challenge the handball rule which he says is 'ruining' football, despite it gifting his team a poin [...] Read full article: Bruce calls for handball rule change des...→

Boss of East Kilbride soft play calls on government to 'play fair' amid pandemic

Boss of East Kilbride soft play calls on government to 'play fair' amid pandemic

David Capaldi, who runs the Wonder World chain, is calling on the government to urgently reconsider its latest decision - describing it as “catastrophic”. Read full article: Boss of East Kilbride soft play calls on...→

'Now is not the time to withdraw support completely': Self-employed still reeling from pandemic

'Now is not the time to withdraw support completely': Self-employed still reeling from pandemic

SIX in 10 self-employed workers across Dorset have claimed grants through an extended government scheme to help them survive the coronavirus… Read full article: 'Now is not the time to withdraw support...→

PM calls for global lab network to stop next pandemic before it spreads

The announcement is part of a five-point plan from the PM to stop the next pandemic, which he hopes will gain support from world leaders Read full article: PM calls for global lab network to stop ...→

Chancellor urged to support childcare providers at risk of going bust during pandemic

Chancellor urged to support childcare providers at risk of going bust during pandemic

ECONOMIC recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic will be hampered by childcare providers going bust this winter unless the government offers more support, minister [...] Read full article: Chancellor urged to support childcare pr...→

Calls for Eurostar to get more support

Calls for Eurostar to get more support

Hear why MPs want talks over the future of Eurostar, why a bride has hastily rearranged her big day and a plaque is unveiled to an equality pioneer. Read full article: Calls for Eurostar to get more support...→

St Mirren boss Jim Goodwin calls for financial support for under-strain lower league clubs

St Mirren boss Jim Goodwin calls for financial support for under-strain lower league clubs

JIM GOODWIN fears the financial implications of playing games behind closed doors could have very serious effects on Scotland’s lower league clubs… Read full article: St Mirren boss Jim Goodwin calls for fin...→

Coronavirus: NI medical staff sought psychological support during pandemic, says doctor

Medical staff have sought psychological support after treating Covid-19 patients, an intensive care doctor said. Read full article: Coronavirus: NI medical staff sought psy...→

Chamber calls for more details on new jobs support scheme

Chamber calls for more details on new jobs support scheme

A regional business group is calling for more information on how the new Jobs Support Scheme announced by Cghanxcellor Rishi Sunak will work. Read full article: Chamber calls for more details on new jo...→

Revenge porn ‘completely destroys lives’ – Love Island star calls for law change

Revenge porn ‘completely destroys lives’ – Love Island star calls for law change

Zara McDermott joined campaign group Refuge outside Parliament to push for changes in the law regarding the threat of sharing intimate images. Read full article: Revenge porn ‘completely destroys lives’...→

Zara McDermott calls for revenge porn law change after becoming victim

Zara McDermott calls for revenge porn law change after becoming victim

Zara McDermott is campaigning for a change in the law after she became a victim of revenge porn naked images of her leaked online Read full article: Zara McDermott calls for revenge porn la...→

A strong steel industry would support post-pandemic recovery

A strong steel industry would support post-pandemic recovery

Covid-19 is having a devastating impact, not just on the health of our nation but on our economy. The impact has been stark with mass redundancies and rising u [...] Read full article: A strong steel industry would support po...→

Labour frontbencher calls Covid pandemic a 'good crisis' the party can exploit

Labour frontbencher calls Covid pandemic a 'good crisis' the party can exploit

A LABOUR frontbencher has explosively described the deadly coronavirus pandemic as a “good crisis” the party can exploit. Shadow education secretary Kate Green [...] Read full article: Labour frontbencher calls Covid pandemic...→

Around 1,400 people in north-east access NHS Grampian psychological support service during pandemic | Press and Journal

Around 1,400 people in north-east access NHS Grampian psychological support service during pandemic | Press and Journal

Around 1,400 people in the north-east have accessed a new psychological service from NHS Grampian set up to help people cope with issues around Covid-19. Read full article: Around 1,400 people in north-east access...→

State pension cover-up: BackTo60 claims No10 withheld details of age change from 50s women

State pension cover-up: BackTo60 claims No10 withheld details of age change from 50s women

STATE PENSION campaigners have shockingly claimed that a former MP - who was Trade Secretary at the time - "hid" Whitehall memos to stop 1950s women from findi [...] Read full article: State pension cover-up: BackTo60 claims ...→

Campaigning during a pandemic: One Holyrood hopeful uses novel method to attract support

Campaigning during a pandemic: One Holyrood hopeful uses novel method to attract support

A HOLYROOD hopeful is to become the first MSP candidate to launch a virtual campaign hub amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Campaigning during a pandemic: One Holyr...→

State pension warning: Boris Johnson ordered to think again on 'grotesque' age change move

State pension warning: Boris Johnson ordered to think again on 'grotesque' age change move

STATE PENSION campaigners have hit out at Boris Johnson who said he would look at the state pension age change with fresh eyes during his election campaign. Read full article: State pension warning: Boris Johnson ord...→

Labour MP calls on Boris Johnson to steal her plans to tackle climate change

Labour MP calls on Boris Johnson to steal her plans to tackle climate change

Anna McMorrin wants the Prime Minister to adopt policies she put forward for fighting global warming and pumping cash into environmentally-friendly industries Read full article: Labour MP calls on Boris Johnson to stea...→

Eclipse Theatre calls for more action to support black artists

Eclipse Theatre calls for more action to support black artists

Black-led theatre company Eclipse has issued the industry with a call to action, pushing for more funding and better support for black and minority ethnic arti [...] Read full article: Eclipse Theatre calls for more action to...→

VIDEO: Ciaran Hinds calls for support of the arts

Following the appeal by renowned actor Liam Neeson for the NI Executive to support the arts in Northern Ireland, fellow actor Ciaran Hinds has added his voice [...] Read full article: VIDEO: Ciaran Hinds calls for support of...→

‘Now is not the time to cut support’ says OECD

‘Now is not the time to cut support’ says OECD

Trying to fix the public finances before 2022 would be “premature” and would stall an economic recovery, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Develop [...] Read full article: ‘Now is not the time to cut support’ say...→

State school urged to change name over founder's slave trade links

State school urged to change name over founder's slave trade links

Nearly 600 people have signed a petition calling on the James Gillespie High School in Edinburgh to change its name because its founder had links to the slave [...] Read full article: State school urged to change name over f...→

'They cannot be forgotten': Gary Lightbody calls for support as Northern Ireland live events industry faces collapse

'They cannot be forgotten': Gary Lightbody calls for support as Northern Ireland live events industry faces collapse

Snow Patrol frontman Gary Lightbody is backing is a campaign by the live events industry in Northern Ireland calling for Government support to prevent its coll [...] Read full article: 'They cannot be forgotten': Gary Lightbo...→

Support bubbles: What are they and can you change them? Government rules explained

Support bubbles: What are they and can you change them? Government rules explained

The number of people allowed to meet socially across England has been reduced to six people, with exemptions for those in support bubbles. Read full article: Support bubbles: What are they and can y...→

State Pension Triple Lock: Change to policy could save government over £1billion

State Pension Triple Lock: Change to policy could save government over £1billion

STATE PENSION Triple Lock is a policy designed to protect the entitlement of pensioners through annual rises. But changes could save the government over £1bill [...] Read full article: State Pension Triple Lock: Change to pol...→