George Walker

George Walker

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Met police refers itself for investigation after finding no evidence of misconduct

After conducting its own reviews and finding no evidence of misconduct, the Met police has referred itself to the Independent Office for Police Conduct.

Away from the spotlight, Brexit talks continue to wilt

The fourth stage of Brexit talks have taken place over Zoom, with chief negotiators Michel Barnier and David Frost hammering out the big questions of the Irish border, fisheries, and tariffs. These talks seek to flesh out the final stage of negotiations.

RCN survey highlights Covid’s disproportionate effect on BAME people working in the NHS

An RCN survey of 5,000 workers revealed that twice as many BAME workers than white workers said they did not have enough surgical masks, disposable plastic aprons, and disposable gloves.

In Focus: Johnson's U-turn on NHS surcharge

Boris Johnson was accused of double standards last week when he asserted that migrant health and care workers would have to continue paying a surcharge fee of 400 pounds per year to use NHS services.

New chancellor Rishi Sunak stands strong on March budget date

After Boris Johnson’s first reshuffle since December’s general election on the 14th February, chancellor Sajid Javid controversially resigned, making way for Chief Secretary to the Treasury Rishi Sunak to be promoted to the role, with a budget deadline looming.