What does the election result mean for the NHS?

It will mean more of the same for the NHS and social care in the short term and huge uncertainty on two fronts in the medium term.Read more

Rural housing crisis

New research shows the proportion of affordable homes being provided by non-metropolitan local authorities has halved in five years...Read more

Preparing prisoners for employment

'Out for Good' Report details findings of a 2-year action learning project on employing prisoners in community to prepare them for release.Read more

Report on Food Banks

Report by the Trussell Trust, finds at least 2000 food banks across the UK, shining light on the rapid growth of the charity food provision.Read more

'Prevent' Training

Free Home Office accredited training from South Gloucestershire Council to help identify (and protect) vulnerable people from being drawn into terrorism.Read more

1940s Theme Cafe: Fundraising success in Thornbury

1940s theme Pop-up Cafe & Shop to run Saturdays until 1st July, raising funds and awareness building for volunteering support in ThornburyRead more

Half of NHS cancels spending

The Kings Fund discovered its in quarterly monitoring report, due to financial pressures, and warns it will be another difficult year for healthRead more

Listening to patients...

listening more closely with patients, carers, communities and staff essential for providing safe and effective care, says Senior ConsultantRead more

New health relationships needed

needed between patients, communities, health and care professionals for the Vision of the NHS 5 Year Forward plan to be realisedRead more