Older people in Britain are paying up to £30,000 a year for a room in a care home and often do not know what they are paying for, according to a new study.
The Ofsted annual report on the state of English schools released today paints a largely positive picture of education across the country.
Calls for the referendum on the EU Treaty continued today after the foreign secretary faced the European Scrutiny Select Committee (ESSC) yesterday.
In a more subdued prime minister's questions this week, Gordon Brown faced criticism over NHS targets and was forced once again to defend his stance on the EU treaty.
Chris Huhne is the first candidate to announce his intention to run for the Liberal Democrat leadership, following the resignation of Menzies Campbell on Monday night.