A recent legal judgement in which an employee was awarded £65,000 compensation after an employer failed to make reasonable adjustments when her role was affected by menopause symptoms, illustrates the importance for GP practices of having a menopause policy in place for staff. The warning comes from the Medical Defence Union (MDU) HR partner Peninsula, which… Read more »
Environment Secretary Thérèse Coffey spoke of her support for shooting when she addressed guests at the Conservative Autumn Conference in Manchester this week. Addressing hundreds of guests at the Rural Reception, held jointly by BASC and the Angling Trust, Dr Coffey said: “This is one of the most important events of the week for me because it’s with… Read more »
Nick Clegg found himself under fire from all sides today, as a series of crises hit his already fragile leadership.
By Peter Wozniak Vince Cable and Jeremy Hunt’s ministerial conduct has been called into question by Labour after the business secretary’s unguarded comments to undercover journalists. Ed Milband earlier laid into the coalition as a “sham”, as three more Liberal Democrat ministers had their concerns about coalition policy publicised by a broadsheet newspaper. Potentially more… Read more »