Councils ‘failing’ to house elderly.

Councils ‘failing’ to house elderly.

Councils ‘failing’ to house elderly, survey reveals   A survey reveals a ‘shocking’ failure by many councils to provide housing for older people, its authors claim. Law firm Irwin Mitchell says two thirds of UK local authorities are failing to prioritise housing for the elderly. It says less than 10% have both an elderly persons’ housing planning policy and allocated development sites for such housing despite an ageing population. The firm examined the current and…

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NHS Health Check: Which part of the UK is doing the best?

NHS Health Check: Which part of the UK is doing the best?

The English Health service is run by the UK Government. Scottish, Welsh and N. Ireland Health services are run by their respective parliaments, this is why we have the least amount spent per person on English Health care and why NHS England is failing. We need an English Parliament, with an English First Minister with accountable English MPs to run English public services. NHS Health Check: Which part of the UK is doing the best?…

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