The Government still lacks an effective overall strategy to integrate the health and social care sectors, while financial pressures on local authorities mean there is “no realistic prospect of progress”, MPs have warned.
A ban on sales of new petrol and diesel cars and vans should be brought forward to 2032 to drive the take-up of electric vehicles, MPs have said.
Britons will increase their spending on Halloween by 5% on last year to almost £420 million, analysts predict, as the event becomes established on the consumer calendar.
Katherine Jenkins has said she and her husband have decided they do not want to have a third child, because two is enough.
Scotch Whisky exports rose to almost £2 billion in the first half of the year.
Fans of foraged food, from mushrooms to sweet chestnuts, are being warned against flouting a ban on taking wild produce from the Royal Parks.
Stress-led absences in the NHS have risen by just under a fifth, new analysis shows.
A new compilation album will see archive vocal recordings of Roy Orbison set to classical music performed by the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, 30 years on from the singer’s death.
Children’s television will receive a £60 million boost to find “the next big thing”, Culture Secretary Jeremy Wright has announced.
Calls have been made to introduce tougher legislation to tackle violence against public sector workers, after staff reported more than 40,000 attacks for the third consecutive year.