Mrs Brown's Boys might have won the Christmas Day ratings battle, but it didn't tackle bedroom tax, ATOS, workfare and Scottish Independence
About 60,000 families living in council homes where there is someone caring for an elderly or disabled relative have been caught out by the “bedroom tax”.
Hoxton Hall, London
Critics say there is a ‘postcode lottery’ for grants meant to protect the vulnerable
Homeowners urged to lock up their valuables and beware of burglars during the ‘most burgled’ time of the year
The alleged victim remains in police custody after telling a radio station she had been sexually assaulted and held captive overnight
Kidney-failure suffer Rivers Pound uses his second bedroom to store his dialysis machine
Plight of MP’s brother raises questions about fairness of controversial welfare reform
The financial savings generated by the “bedroom tax” may have been significantly exaggerated by the Government, according to research which shows the controversial policy is likely to save £160m less in its first year than the projected £480m.
Mummified remains of four-year-old child were discovered in a cot
A 15-year-old “model pupil” held up a branch of Barclays with an imitation firearm and stole more than £2,000 before confessing the entire crime to his mother, a court heard.
Ed Miliband also pledges to 'crack down' on companies that fail to pay the minimum wage.
Tory chairman writes to UN secretary general demanding an apology
There were 26,100 first-time buyer sales in July, 8,100 more than a year ago
Police were called to a house in the city of Pine Bluff following a report of an aggravated assault
One clever couple added 60 sq ft of floor space to their studio home, turning it into a smart one-bedroom apartment, says Ruth Bloomfield