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Britain has voted to leave the European Union. The weeks and months of highly spirited and at times rancorous political campaigning have shown just how deep the fissures that run through Britain really are. And the ultimate dividing line, the defining issue of the referendum, was not the economy, but…
The head of the NHS has called on the Government to assure its foreign staff that their jobs are safe post-Brexit. Laying out a blueprint for Britain's health service outside the European Union, Simon Stevens said it will continue to be reliant on professionals from abroad in spite of initiatives…
People from the EU who work in the health and social care sectors in Wales make a huge contribution to our communities and are extremely valued members of staff. This is the message from Vaughan Gething, Cabinet Secretary for Health, Wellbeing and Sport and Rebecca Evans, Minister for Social Services…
More than 3,000 hate crimes and incidents were reported to police across the UK in the second half of June - a jump of 42% compared to last year, new figures have revealed. The daily rate peaked at 289 alleged offences on June 25 - the day after the result…
Nursing regulators have been implored to ensure that all nurses are "fully competent to deliver high-class care" following changes to the English language test requirements for nurses trained outside the UK. The Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) announced changes to the test which mean nurses and midwives applying to join…
Jeremy Corbyn has been publicly accused of undermining Labour's efforts in the European Union referendum campaign as his grip on the party leadership looked increasingly weak. Former home secretary Alan Johnson, who ran Labour's campaign for a Remain vote in the referendum, claimed the leader's office had "conflicting objectives" to…
Jeremy Corbyn has been publicly accused of undermining Labour's efforts in the European Union referendum campaign as his grip on the party leadership looked increasingly weak. Former home secretary Alan Johnson, who ran Labour's campaign for a Remain vote in the referendum, claimed the leader's office had "conflicting objectives" to…
Brexit could have a "huge impact" on the NHS workforce, a leading auditor has warned as figures show that one in every 20 NHS workers in England come from the European Union. Fresh analysis of workforce statistics show than 57,608 workers in the health service in England come from the…
Leading midwives have expressed fears over the impact Brexit will have on NHS finances. The Royal College of Midwives (RCM) said that while the full impact of the decision to leave the European Union will not be known for some time, it remains concerned about the impact of the move…
The official Leave campaign's call to spend £350 million a week extra on the NHS with money saved from contributions to the European Union was a "mistake" and cannot be guaranteed to happen, Nigel Farage has said. The Ukip leader was not part of the Vote Leave campaign which emblazoned…
David Cameron has announced he will quit as Prime Minister by October after a humiliating defeat in the referendum which ended with a vote for Britain to leave the European Union. The Prime Minister announced his decision outside 10 Downing Street minutes after the markets opened with carnage in the…
David Cameron intends to stay on as Prime Minister to "carry out the instructions of the British people" after the dramatic vote in favour of withdrawal from the European Union, one of his most senior Cabinet colleagues has said. In a political earthquake which sent shockwaves around the world, the…
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