Tick bite Lyme Disease cases under-reported

Cases of bacterial infection that can lead to severe mental and physical problems could be much higher than previously thought, according to a new report. The National Institute of Health and Care Excellence says the 3,000 cases of Lyme Disease are reported in the UK...

Funeral firm defends its banned adverts

A funeral price comparison site has said it is breaking the “taboo” around death after its “edgy” adverts were banned by Transport for London. The firm Beyond has released a holiday-style ad that shows a couple running to the beach whilst...

Universal Credit hands power to abusers

Universal Credit is allowing abusers to take control of family finances, an investigation by a parliamentary committee has found. The new system of welfare payments set up by the Conservative government as part of its reforms to the safety net is paid to one person...

Major incident as man 'storms' children's play centre

Police have responded to a “major incident” at a busy children’s play centre in Bradford amid reports a man stormed through the building. The incident involved “one single male” at The Alphabet Zoo, but there are “no suspects...