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Clinical negligence liabilities overshadow public finances MDU warns

The Medical Defence Union (MDU) says it is extremely worrying that the amount of money earmarked to cover the total cost of clinical negligence claims (including both including IBNR and PPOs) against the NHS in England has risen to £128.6 billion. This is an increase on the previous year’s figure of £85.2 billion and the… Read more »

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Wayne David on Baltic state security

In a speech to Westminster Hall, Labour MP for Caerphilly Wayne David spoke of the way that the Russian invasion of Ukraine has “sent frightening shockwaves throughout Europe, in particular the Baltic states”.  David explained how the Kremlin “have been supporting for the some time” the destabilisation of Bosnia and Herzegovina, where 8,000 Bosnians were… Read more »

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Charlotte Nichols on levelling up bus services

During a speech to Westminster Hall, Labour MP Charlotte Nichols called for the government to “match” Labour local councils’ “ambitions” in improving bus services outside of London, criticising ministers for “pulling the rug from underneath” local communities. The Labour MP for Warrington North shared her concern for the funding for levelling up bus services decreasing… Read more »