Children’s Commissioner Appeals For Unity On Schools Reopening

By Grahame Anderson The children's commissioner for England has led the call for ministers and teaching unions to 'stop squabbling' and work together to facilitate...

Call For More Transparency Into BAME Deaths from Coronavirus

By Grahame Anderson More than 70 public figures have called for a full independent public inquiry into deaths from COVID-19 among people from ethnic minority...

Chancellor Extends Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

By Grahame Anderson The Chancellor Rishi Sunak has announced an extension to the coronavirus job retention scheme now running until the end of October. This...

Boris Johnson Unveils Roadmap Out Of Lockdown

By Grahame Anderson On Sunday evening Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced a slight easing of some lockdown restrictions In England as part of his 'roadmap'...

More Questions Than Answers Around COVID-19

By Grahame Anderson It was the day Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer told the PM it was “good to see him back in Parliament”. He...

New Labour Leader’s Neutral Stance On Kashmir Angers Grass Roots Supporters

By Grahame Anderson Sir Keir Starmer's recent statement in which he appears to change the party's stance on the Kashmiri problem, has met with discord...

KIRKLEES: Council reveals numbers of Covid-19 deaths

By Tony Earnshaw, Local Democracy Reporter Kirklees had suffered 129 coronavirus-related deaths by mid-April. The figures, which were accurate as of April 17, were revealed at...

BAME COVID-19 Review Gathering Momentum

By Grahame Anderson The BAME review into disproportionate numbers of deaths from COVID-19 is quickly gathering momentum. NHS England has already recommended in a letter,...

Fierce Reaction To Trevor Phillips’ COVID-19 BAME Review Appointment

By Grahame Anderson Public Health England's appointment of Trevor Phillips OBE to contribute to the review into the disproportionate impact of COVID-19 on people from...

BAME Coronovirus deaths review launched

By GRAHAME ANDERSON The government has launched a review into why those from ethnic minorities are disturbingly and disproportionately affected by coronavirus. This announcement came after...