Damning study says there is a lack of support to help Britain’s poorest pay for funerals
The Local Government Authority said the repairs will increase financial pressure facing local authorities
Judge has also ruled that council could sell a house owned by the man
MPs accused the government of seeking to bribe local councils to grant planning permission for controversial fracking projects today, just as new figures showed Britain’s shale gas regulator has only six staff dedicated to fracking full time.
If your resolution to fight the flab weakens, the only pounds you lose may be in health club bills
Extreme weather set to continue through the weekend
Almost 100 pups were separated from their mothers in December's storms
The Conservatives are being urged to trump Labour by promising to build 300,000 new homes a year, in an attempt to shed their “party of the rich” image.
Councils across England have been accused of implementing “an unacceptable mass ticketing culture” after the release of figures showing that car parking charges have generated £600m of surplus profit in the past year.
Critics say there is a ‘postcode lottery’ for grants meant to protect the vulnerable
Communities Secretary Eric Pickles could be given power to put a blue pencil through any language with which he disagrees, critics claim
Thousands of patients still live in hospitals, a year on from Government promises to transform adult social care
An event featuring some of the biggest names in the sport is struggling to find funding. Is it because the riders are female?
According to The Dogs' Trust, fouling in public places is on the rise
Children and Families Minister will also pledge £40m extra funding for councils over next three years
A man from Pakistan sought to bolster his immigration case, judges decide