Government urged to scrap two-child limit benefits policy to tackle child poverty

Support us and go ad-free The government’s two-child limit benefits policy should be scrapped and families given more help if it is to tackle child poverty, a new report recommends. The Social Mobility Commission (SMC) is calling for a shake-up of the child welfare system and for extra funding to help disadvantaged pupils whose education …
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Campaigners want Sajid Javid to scrap NHS bill ‘accelerating NHS privatisation’

Support us and go ad-free Doctors and activists are calling for the newest amendments to the NHS bill to be scrapped to avoid further privatisation. Campaigners at We Own It and Every Doctor want Sajid Javid to forget planned NHS reforms and reinstate it as a full public service. This comes ahead of the Health …
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Michael Gove holds talks as pressure grows to scrap easing of coronavirus rules at Christmas

Urgent talks are taking place between the leaders of the devolved administrations and Cabinet Office minister Michael Gove as calls mount to scrap plans for an easing of coronavirus (Covid-19) restrictions over Christmas. However, Wales’ first minister Mark Drakeford described the four nations approach to the festive period as a “hard-won agreement” and said he …
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