Local Authority Cuts

Is It Only Jam Tomorrow for Disabled People?

Clare Pelham | Posted 17.04.2013 | UK Politics
Clare Pelham

The shocking truth is that at this moment, nearly 70,000 disabled people in this country do not receive care that meets their basic needs, such as washing or dressing, or eating a hot meal every day.

How Long From Bed to Front Door?

Clare Pelham | Posted 31.03.2013 | UK Politics
Clare Pelham

Ask your friends and colleagues how long it takes them every morning from the unwelcome alarm to the clunk of the front door closing behind them? The answers can illuminate their world view in an intriguing way.

Women Hit By Local Authority Job Cuts, Union Says

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 25.12.2011 | UK

Women have been hard hit by local authority job cuts in England and Wales, accounting for 100% of losses in some parts of the country, a study by a un...