Tag Archives: The Guardian

Five dead in motorway crash on M6 near Stoke

Road transport Southbound stretch of road expected to be closed for long time, police say, after 4.30am crash between lorry and car Traffic on the M6. Photograph: Dave Thompson/PA Road transport Five dead in motorway crash on M6 near Stoke Southbound stretch of road expected to be closed for long time, police say, after 4.30am crash between lorry and car ...

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NHS faces staggering increase in cost of elderly care, academics warn

Older people 2.8 million people over 65 will need nursing and social care by 2025 – largely because of a significant rise in dementia-related disability, research finds The number of people with an age-related disability is set to rise by 25% by 2025, the research indicates, meaning that expenditure on long-term care will need to increase considerably. Photograph: Christian Hartmann/Reuters/Corbis ...

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High court to hear if RBS has agreed last-ditch deal with shareholders

Royal Bank of Scotland Royal Bank of Scotland is attempting to avoid trial in which former chief executive Fred Goodwin would give evidence RBS Photograph: Neil Hall/Reuters Royal Bank of Scotland High court to hear if RBS has agreed last-ditch deal with shareholders Royal Bank of Scotland is attempting to avoid trial in which former chief executive Fred Goodwin would ...

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Manchester bombing: more victims named as threat level is raised to critical – live news

Soldiers on UK streets with warning further attack may be imminent Four more victims, including Olivia Campbell, 15, named Salman Abedi identified as Manchester attacker Many injured and missing after terror attack on Ariana Grande concert LIVE Updated ‘We keep fighting back’: thousands attend vigil for Manchester attack victims – video Key events Show 7.55am BST07:55 Rudd: Abedi known to ...

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How the British press reacted to the Manchester bombing

Manchester Arena attack Monday’s atrocity, which led to at least 22 deaths, has dominated the front pages. Here is a roundup of how the nationals covered the fallout Members of the public attend a candlelit vigil to honour the victims of Monday evening’s terror attack. Photograph: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images Manchester Arena attack How the British press reacted to the ...

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Woyzeck review: John Boyega shines but Thorne's version proves overbearing

Theatre 3 / 5 stars Old Vic, LondonWhereas Georg Büchner’s original masterpiece allows audience to fill in the blanks, Thorne’s adaptation piles the pressure on the title character John Boyega as Woyzeck, Sarah Greene as Marie in Woyzeck at The Old Vic Photograph: Manual Harlan Theatre Woyzeck review: John Boyega shines but Thorne’s version proves overbearing 3 / 5 stars ...

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Childminder accused of manslaughter tells of attempts to save baby

UK news Viktoria Tautz, accused of shaking 10-month-old Joshua Paul in fit of temper, recounts day of death in court Viktoria Tautz, 34, arrives at the Old Bailey on the second day of her trial. She denies manslaughter. Photograph: Rex/Shutterstock UK news Childminder accused of manslaughter tells of attempts to save baby Viktoria Tautz, accused of shaking 10-month-old Joshua Paul ...

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Soldiers to patrol UK streets as threat raised to critical after Manchester bombing

Manchester Arena attack Theresa May raises level for first time since 2007, signalling that further attack may be imminent • Manchester attack – latest updates• What we know so far Theresa May raises UK threat level to ‘critical’ – video Manchester Arena attack Soldiers to patrol UK streets as threat raised to critical after Manchester bombing Theresa May raises level ...

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Morrissey attacks politicians and the Queen over Manchester terrorism response

Manchester Arena attack Controversial singer says MPs remain remote while public bear the brunt of the threat from extremists Singer Morrissey said politicians were too PC to admit the concert bombing was the work of an Islamist extremist Photograph: Ben Birchall/PA Manchester Arena attack Morrissey attacks politicians and the Queen over Manchester terrorism response Controversial singer says MPs remain remote ...

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Number of university dropouts due to mental health problems trebles

Mental health Data shows record 1,180 students who experienced mental ill health left courses early in 2014-15, up 210% from 2009-10 Charities, counsellors and health experts have urged universities to provide support for students who report mental health issues. Photograph: David Cheskin/PA Mental health Number of university dropouts due to mental health problems trebles Data shows record 1,180 students who ...

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