Politicians’ obsession with NHS funding has left social care fat cats to milk the system dry

First the good news. It seems to be widely accepted that our dysfunctional social system urgently needs to be sorted. This is nothing new, of course, as the industry has…

Canine walker says NHS owes her a whole lot for her companies

One dog walker claims she is owed £ 750 by the NHS – after waiting to be paid for the past six weeks. Bonnie Cowdrey of Chipping Norton accepts dogs…

Strolling, NHS workers, being pregnant stress and cats in sunshine

Redesign our streets to encourage walking Nic Lee, De Beauvoir Road, Hackney, writes: During the pandemic, the people of London rediscovered the simple act of walking – the oldest, cheapest,…

Psychiatric nurse quits NHS job to open a cat cafe

A former psychiatric nurse has explained why she quit her NHS job to open a cat café after a career of 20 years. Kay Allen, 58, of Holloway, north London,…