They appear to have become infected with malaise that infects the City; to get bright, talented people to do important jobs they need to be paid ridiculous salaries
Disasters Emergency Committee
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Friday 03 December 2010
Tuesday 23 November 2010
A paramedic told today how members of London Ambulance Service acted on intuition, breaking into a medical cabinet for extra supplies when they were called out on the morning of July 7.
Thursday 18 November 2010
A major clean-up was under way today as flood-battered Cornwall recovered from devastating torrential rain.
Saturday 13 November 2010
Nearly a quarter of cancer diagnoses in England are made when patients arrive at hospital in an emergency, a study has found.
Thursday 11 November 2010
The shocking neglect of elderly patients admitted to hospital for emergency surgery is revealed in a report today.
Wednesday 10 November 2010
A murder inquiry is under way after two men were killed in a shooting, police said today.
Thursday 04 November 2010
A planned Bonfire Night strike by thousands of firefighters in a bitter row over new contracts was dramatically called off tonight just hours before it was due to start.
Thursday 04 November 2010
Towering clouds of hot ash gushed from the mouth of Indonesia's deadly volcano today, hours after its most explosive eruption in a week sent screaming women and children fleeing mountainside villages and emergency shelters.
Tuesday 26 October 2010
London will be without full-time fire cover on one of the busiest nights of the year after firefighters announced a strike on Bonfire Night.
Sunday 24 October 2010
Friday 15 October 2010
Neighbours spoke of their shock today after a young woman, thought to be pregnant, died after she was found on fire behind a house.
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