“One thing I have become very sensitive about is this accusation that Conservatives are somehow racist,” Edward de Mesquita, who is standing as a Conservative candidate in West Hampstead, in London, told the Camden New Journal. “Conservatives are not racist. So many of the Conservatives have foreign wives, after all.
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Tuesday 16 April 2013
Sir Roger Boyle steps down as NICOR director after being accused of ‘vendetta’ against hospital
Artist Anthony McCall's Olympic 'Column' for Merseyside scrapped wasting £500,000 Arts Council England cash
Tuesday 16 April 2013
One of the UK’s most ambitious arts projects which was meant to form a centrepiece of the nation’s Olympic year celebrations was scrapped after organisers admitted it would never come in on budget or on time.
Friday 12 April 2013
'New plays are vital to the future health of British theatre' they say
Monday 25 March 2013
Student nurses will be made to work for up to a year as junior healthcare assistants if they want to receive NHS funding for their nursing degrees, the Government will announce today.
Saturday 23 March 2013
A poet is working with dementia patients to weave their words into poetry. Susanna Howard, sits with them, often in silence, jotting down whatever words they utter, and then uses only these utterances to put a poem together for her collections, Living Words.
Friday 22 March 2013
Ben Wheatley DVD/ Blu-ray (120mins)
Friday 08 March 2013
The High Court has blocked plans for a giant wind farm at the Duke of Gloucester’s Barnwell Manor in Northamptonshire after English Heritage and the National Trust challenged the development.
Friday 08 March 2013
Too many middle-of-the-road hospitals are “hitting targets but missing the point”, the Health Secretary is to warn.
English Heritage disappointed after Eric Pickles gives go-ahead for controversial Liverpool skyscraper development
Tuesday 05 March 2013
English Heritage expressed its disappointment today after Communities Secretary Eric Pickles gave the go-ahead to a controversial skyscraper development on the banks of the Mersey fuelling fears that Liverpool’s historic waterfront will now be stripped of its World Heritage Status.
Tuesday 26 February 2013
Charity warns 80 per cent of people in care have condition
Monday 25 February 2013
Posthumous gift to Arts Council England comes 10 years after mysterious piano-lover’s death
Wednesday 20 February 2013
Arts Council England has said it is unable to intervene in the sale of a Banksy mural removed from a wall in North London over the weekend.
Sunday 17 February 2013
Leading charities say disabled adults are in danger of being forgotten in the social care debate after the Health Secretary's statement last week failed to allay their fears of a £1.2bn deficit in disability funding.
Sunday 10 February 2013
Millions of working Britons will need to take out insurance to pay for their care in old age in addition to saving for a pension, under government plans.
Friday 08 February 2013
Ministers order consultation amid questions over amount given to good causes
Sales of the tablet are set to fall again, say analysts
Met Police confirm that there was a 'minor disturbance'
Trend which requires crisps, a fork and a strong stomach is sweeping Mexico's streets
George Lucas criticises the major Hollywood film studios
Cameron is warned 'no possibility' of UK reducing immigration and that bid to bring in quota on migrant workers would be illegal
Residents should throw a street party and mix with immigrant neighbours, councils told
London bus driver 'kicks gay couple off for kissing'
Russell Brand threatened with arrest after filming outside Fox News headquarters
Amal Alamuddin calls for the return of the Elgin Marbles from Britain: 'Injustice has persisted for too long'
Lord Freud: Tory welfare minister apologises after saying disabled people are 'not worth’ the minimum wage
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