Entries by Vincent Brogan from 09/2012

Universal Credit and Disability Allowance Controversy

| Posted 09.12.2012 | UK Politics

A scheme to get claimants off long term disability back to work is turning into something of a PR nightmare for the government. The sight of disabled protesters and their growing number of supporters taking to the streets, after a widely acclaimed Paralympics, is one it might wish to avoid.

Private Healthcare and the 'New' NHS

| Posted 09.25.2012 | UK Politics

What is wrong with our health service that such a radical overhaul is needed? Is it that broke? News another seriously ill patient has been transferred from a private to a public hospital for treatment says something about standards of care in the NHS.