Historian E P Thompson grew disillusioned with the Communist Party of Great Britain, seen here launching its election campaign in London's Trafalgar Square, newly released files show I’ve left you: Historian’s break-up letter to Communist Party revealed

Historian E P Thompson grew disillusioned with the Communist Party of Great Britain, seen here launching its election campaign in London's Trafalgar Square, newly released files show The bitter break-up between one of Britain's most famous left-wing academics and the Communist Party has been revealed in newly released secret files. Read Full Story

 

Macmillan Cancer Support says there are roughly 110,000 people in the UK caring for a parent with cancer and their own children 110,000 ‘sandwich generation’ cancer carers in UK, says Macmillan support group

Macmillan Cancer Support says there are roughly 110,000 people in the UK caring for a parent with cancer and their own children The UK has around 110,000 "sandwich generation" carers who are looking after a parent with cancer and their own children , figures suggest. Read Full Story

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Patients diagnosed with cancer in an emergency situation don't do as well as patients who are diagnosed by their doctor A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms – study

Patients diagnosed with cancer in an emergency situation don't do as well as patients who are diagnosed by their doctor Around a fifth of bowel cancer patients diagnosed in A&E had "red flag" symptoms in the year leading up to diagnosis, research suggests. Read Full Story

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MPs said Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt must do something to stop hospitals discharging some patients at night Hospitals must end ‘potentially dangerous’ night discharges, MPs say

MPs said Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt must do something to stop hospitals discharging some patients at night Jeremy Hunt must set out how he intends to stop hospitals discharging patients in the middle of the night unless they specifically want to go home, MPs have said. Read Full Story

 

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn Corbyn to pledge to restore fund to help communities deal with immigration

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn Jeremy Corbyn is to announce plans to restore a multimillion-pound fund to help local communities deal with the impact of immigration. Read Full Story

 

Fears over Brexit could rise amid speculation Article 50 could be triggered in the next year Post-Brexit vote consumer confidence recovery slows down

Fears over Brexit could rise amid speculation Article 50 could be triggered in the next year Recovering consumer confidence after the Brexit vote has slowed as employees' workplace fears grow for the year ahead, a survey suggests. Read Full Story

 

George Davies has called for more women to be appointed to top jobs in British fashion, Next founder says fashion needs more women in top posts to help high street

George Davies has called for more women to be appointed to top jobs in British fashion, Retail grandee George Davies has called for more women to be appointed to top jobs in British fashion, a move he believes will help boost the high street. Read Full Story

 

USA team captain Davis Love has clarified his comments about selecting the "best team ever". USA captain Davis Love insists his comments about his team were misconstrued

USA team captain Davis Love has clarified his comments about selecting the "best team ever". United States Ryder Cup captain Davis Love insists his comments about selecting "the best golf team, maybe ever" were misconstrued - but he will still send his players out into battle on Friday with exactly the same message. Read Full Story