UK has had more Covid-19 healthcare worker deaths than any country in the world except Russia

UK has had more Covid-19 healthcare worker deaths than any country in the world except Russia At least 540 staff have died in England and Wales compared with Russia’s 545 Amnesty International found 3,000 health workers have died in 79 countries It added that this figure is likely to be a ‘significant under-estimate’   Government officials said … Read more UK has had more Covid-19 healthcare worker deaths than any country in the world except Russia

Horror as female nursery worker dies in ‘tragic accident’ at childcare centre

Horror as female nursery worker dies in ‘tragic accident’ at childcare centre sparking 999 crews to race to scene Police and paramedics rushed to Kiddi Caru in Plympton, Plymouth yesterday Officers probing what happened after she was pronounced dead at the scene  The nursery said it was ‘heartbroken’ by the loss of ‘a well-loved staff … Read more Horror as female nursery worker dies in ‘tragic accident’ at childcare centre

Rishi Sunak promises £1,000 for EVERY worker brought back from furlough

Chancellor Rishi Sunak today pledged to pay a £1,000 ‘jobs retention bonus’ to businesses for every person they bring back to work after being put on furlough through lockdown.  The Chancellor broke with tradition by announcing a surprise policy at the start his Commons statement as experts warned that a ‘tsunami’ of redundancies will follow … Read more Rishi Sunak promises £1,000 for EVERY worker brought back from furlough

Rishi Sunak promises £1,000 for EVERY worker brought back from furlough

Rishi Sunak promises £1,000 for EVERY member of staff firms bring back from furlough in £9BILLION ‘jobs bonus’ scheme Cash paid to businesses after staff return to work for at least three months Employees must have earned at least £520 a month before bonus is handed over Mr Sunak told the Commons: ‘If you stand by … Read more Rishi Sunak promises £1,000 for EVERY worker brought back from furlough

Woman who attacked care worker for speaking Polish insists she is NOT racist

A woman caught on camera attacking NHS care worker in Wetherspoons pub for ‘speaking too loudly Polish’ today denied she is racist and says she was ‘set up’.  Clare McCarthy was filmed lunging at Anna Rutkowska at The Kingswood Colliers bar in Bristol shouting: ‘You’re in England now.’  But the 30-year-old alleged attacker today insisted … Read more Woman who attacked care worker for speaking Polish insists she is NOT racist

Police negotiate with a man who threatened an emergency worker with a large power tool

Armed police locked in a 12-hour stand off as they try to negotiate with a man who threatened an emergency worker with a large power tool The incident started at 9.30am after an emergency worker was threatened  Devon and Cornwall Police said the suspect is armed with a large power tool  Officers have begun negotiating … Read more Police negotiate with a man who threatened an emergency worker with a large power tool

Terrifying model of the remote home worker of 2045 revealed 

Experts have created a model depicting what Brits could look like if we were to work from home for the rest of our life.  The home worker of 2045 is represented by ‘Susan’, a scary rendering created by clinical psychologists and fitness experts. Susan suffers from hunched shoulders, double chin, obesity and ‘digital eye strain’ … Read more Terrifying model of the remote home worker of 2045 revealed 

Saudi embassy worker tells Khashoggi murder trial he saw many ‘skewers of meat’

A Saudi embassy worker has told the Khashoggi murder trial that he saw many ‘skewers of meat’ and was told by ‘panicked’ staff to light the oven on the day the journalist was killed.   Zeki Demir, a local technician who worked for the consulate, told the court today he had been called to the consul’s … Read more Saudi embassy worker tells Khashoggi murder trial he saw many ‘skewers of meat’

Saudi embassy worker tells Khashoggi murder trial he saw many ‘skewers of meat’

A Saudi embassy worker has told the Khashoggi murder trial that he saw many ‘skewers of meat’ and was told by ‘panicked’ staff to light the oven on the day the journalist was killed.   Zeki Demir, a local technician who worked for the consulate, told the court today he had been called to the consul’s … Read more Saudi embassy worker tells Khashoggi murder trial he saw many ‘skewers of meat’

M6 worker knocked to the ground by metal from passing lorry in Staffordshire 

Painful moment motorway worker is knocked down a piece of metal flying off a passing lorry He was working on upgrading the M6 in Staffordshire when the metal flew at him The metal hit his leg and he collapsed to the ground before hobbling off the road  The footage was released to urge people to … Read more M6 worker knocked to the ground by metal from passing lorry in Staffordshire