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The refusal of Nice to approve a breast-cancer drug on grounds of cost goes right to the heart of the NHS problem
Article - Published in The Independent - 24 April 2014
Frank Field called for a rise in national insurance under a Labour government to fund the growing cost of the NHS - or else risk it falling into chaos and decline.
Diary: Another fine mess for the Universal Job-botch website?
Article - Published in The Guardian - 23 April 2014
After much digging by Labour's Frank Field, we hear allegations that desperate job applicants were each relieved of £65 by an apparently bogus employer working through the government site.
Wirral Foodbank sees shocking increase of those in need of help
Article - Published in Wirral Globe - 23 April 2014
Frank says national Inquiry wants to look at the deep-seated causes of hunger and examine what other forms of help there are for people living in food poverty
Labour considers raising national insurance to fix £30bn NHS 'black hole'
Article - Published in The Observer - 22 April 2014
Drastic action needed to keep NHS in anything like its current form, says Frank Field, as elderly care costs rise
Government set to debate scam job ads in wakes of Liverpool Echo investigation
Article - Published in Liverpool Echo - 18 April 2014
Frank pushes for a debate on Universal Jobmatch
Merseyside is food bank capital of Britain
Article - Published in Wirral Globe - 16 April 2014
The All-Party Parliamentary inquiry – due to hold its first regional session in Birkenhead on May 23 – will investigate underlying causes driving the rising demand for food aid.
Banks' premium rate phone charges banned
Article - Published in The Sun - 12 April 2014
On a request from Frank, the Financial Conduct Authority has now launched a probe into the rip off lines.
MP to battle for 400 Birkenhead jobs
Article - Published in Liverpool Echo - 11 April 2014
Frank Field ready for 'big fight' over Land Registry changes
Parliamentary Joint Select Committee on Modern Slavery Bill urges victim focus
Article - 08 April 2014
In a report published today, Tuesday 8th April 2014, the Committee charged with scrutinising the UK’s proposed new anti-slavery laws says the law must be simplified and strengthened, and the focus of the legislation must shift to the victims of slavery: changes that are “morally right and fundamental to effective prosecution”.
Mersey councils need £5m to help shortfall in bedroom tax rents
Article - Published in Liverpool Echo - 07 April 2014
Frank said the latest data released, showing an extra £1,074,000 had been applied for by Liverpool, Sefton, Wirral, Knowsley, St Helens and Halton councils, proved even the government had to recognise the bedroom tax was not working.
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