Facebook paid just £28m tax after record £1.6 Billion earnings in UK. Profits on social media app surged by more than 50% to £97m in latest tax year. [/b][/size] https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2019/oct/11/facebook-paid-just-28m-on-record-16bn-earnings-in-the-uk Last month, the online retail...
Nothing on the Internet regarding " Waiting times " beyond what's already been published under a couple of threads in the NEWS section ... main LA MELTDOWN thread springs to mind. Suffice to say ... staff shortages / lack of adequate finances ... are both contributing towards the delays. In poorer m...
Ground zero ... Plymouth , Devon ... and a logistics problem : Plymouth foodbank charities appealing for volunteers. The Trussell Trust and FareShare will be collecting food in Plymouth’s Tesco stores from November 21-23. [/size][/b] Two charities are appealing to people in Plymouth to volunteer to...
Government accused of wrecking plans to build more social housing. Councils voice frustration after shock interest rate rise imposed on cheap Treasury loans. The government has been accused of “trashing” plans to build more social housing across the UK after it imposed a shock interest rate rise on...
Hi Nikiya. Internet search ... TEMPORARY RESPITE CARE ... produces many results , both guidance and commercial operators in this field. One of the better guidance sites ,,, NDirect : https://www.nidirect.gov.uk/articles/temporary-stays-residential-care-or-nursing-home Mention is made of Direct Payme...
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New warning over the dangers facing people switching to cheap energy deals. Bills that are wrong, and late, aggressive debt collection and faulty meters are just some of the problems facing people who take out the cheapest deal no matter who it's with. Energy customers have been warned to look furt...
Disabled mum left in tears after DWP wrongly stopped all her benefits. Nicole De Rafael was stripped of her benefits in 2017 but it took her two years and legal support before the DWP admitted she should actually have the maximum allowance. [/size][/b] A mum who suffers from heart diseases and diab...