Residents tell of concerns and community spirit after discovery and removal of 500kg second world war explosive Usually as the weekend approaches, the streets, shops and pubs around Devonport, the largest naval dockyard in western Europe, hum with life. But an eerie hush fell over the area on Friday after […]

Amendment by Labour MP Diana Johnson would end prosecutions for terminations after 24 weeks MPs are expected to get a free vote on decriminalising abortion when a Labour backbencher lays an amendment that would end the prosecution of women who terminate pregnancies after the 24-week limit. Diana Johnson is expected […]

Study analysing data from 10m consultations in England also says practice can free up millions of appointments Seeing the same GP improves patients’ health, reduces doctors’ workloads and could free up millions of appointments, according to the largest study of its kind. Primary care is under enormous strain, with patients […]