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Sunday 31 May 2009
Malcolm Morrison calls for a statutory slot for "None of the above" on all ballot papers (Letters, 24 May). He might like to know that this has been the rule for all internal elections in the Green Party for many years. The slot is called "Re-open nominations", and is lovingly known as Ron among party members.
Monday 25 May 2009
Every few days I look in on my mother, who is, at 80, quite frail, but fiercely independent. Recently she's been getting bouts of complete paranoia. She is convinced the neighbours are spying on her through holes they've bored in the walls. The other day she refused to let me in, accusing me of stealing from her purse. She won't talk to me on the phone and has been spreading rumours that I've hit her. Her doctor has tried to get a nurse to see her, but she just slams the door in her face. Is there anything I can do?
Yours sincerely, Angie
Sunday 24 May 2009
"Dear Judge," she snivelled, "by not being fully open with the social workers, I stopped them from being able to do a full job. As a direct result of this my son got hurt and sadly lost his short life. I am truly sorry."
Sunday 10 May 2009
Saturday 09 May 2009
A man shot dead by police in a quiet country village was depressed at the thought of his sick wife being placed in a nursing home, a close friend said today.
Friday 24 April 2009
Monday 20 April 2009
Tuesday 31 March 2009
Monday 30 March 2009
A gunman who opened fire at a nursing home in North Carolina yesterday morning killed eight people and wounded three others, police said.
Sunday 29 March 2009
Police say six people have been killed and three injured in a shooting at a North Carolina nursing home.
Thursday 19 March 2009
Albrecht Schönherr helped to ensure that no blood was spilled during the struggles which led to German reunification in 1990. He was the longest-serving chairman, from 1969 to 1981, of the Kirchenbund der DDR (the Federation of Evangelical Churches in the German Democratic Republic), which he had been instrumental in creating.
Thursday 22 January 2009
Saturday 10 January 2009
Friday 26 December 2008
Monday 17 November 2008
Reg Varney, who starred in On The Buses, died yesterday following a short illness. He was 92. His daughter, Jeanne Marley, 59, said he died "peacefully" just before 2pm, at a nursing home in Budleigh Salterton, Devon.
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