A source close to the talks said they were happening at “breakneck speed” in an attempt to seal a deal before Wednesday, when the Scottish government shuts down before elections in early May. “There’s quite a focus on getting something agreed before the deadline,” the source said. … [Read more...] about Talks to save Scottish steel mills happening at ‘breakneck speed’
Ill quit my job
I tried my best when I had depression, but I wasn't the mother that I would've been otherwise - I didn't laugh, and though I tried to sing it was just too hard. I worried that my lack of love and care in those early days might somehow have damaged my son's development, but a child psychologist told us that she thought the bond between us was good and that perhaps the more significant thing that my illness had done was affect my confidence as a parent. … [Read more...] about Postpartum psychosis: ‘I always feared I’d go mad, and when I had my son I did’
'For all the serendipity, it was Joy and Les who were absolutely convinced that what she could smell would be something that could be used in a clinical context and so now we are beginning to do that.' … [Read more...] about Grandmother can sniff out Parkinson’s after learning to detect its scent from her husband who died from the disease
Those are going to be two very difficult subjects, and there’s no doubt that Boris Johnson, with his chief of staff Dominic Cummings whispering in his ear, is going to want to seem ultra-tough on the licence fee in particular. Many of the new Tory MPs taking their seats at Westminster are likely to be more populist and hard-line than their predecessors, and public support for the licence-fee has been dropping fast. … [Read more...] about One slip from the BBC’s new chief could destroy it for ever, writes the corporation’s World Affairs Editor JOHN SIMPSON
Speaking to Hello! Magazine at the time, Caprice said: “I was diagnosed with a brain tumour. I found out while I was competing in the show and boy, was it more horrific than any of the challenges.” … [Read more...] about Why did Caprice Bourret miss Dancing on Ice and has she fallen out with partner Hamish Gaman?