• 38 Trusts facing serious pressure
• More beds closed due to Norovirus
• Cancelled operations up 15%
• 9 hospitals had no available beds on some days in February
Tim Farron writes to Theresa May to secure renewed commitment to taking 3000 unaccompanied child refugeesRead more
The Liberal Democrats have produced figures to show that government plans to boost house-building cannot be delivered because of a Brexit-driven labour crisis.Read more
The Government has shown how "out of touch" it is by declaring today that those in need of affordable homes are on incomes of up to £80,000.Read more
UK tourists travelling to Europe could face mobile phone roaming charges post-Brexit.Read more
Maternity services are “reaching crisis point” with a shortage of 3,500 midwives in the NHS in England, according to the Royal College of Midwives’ State of Maternity Services report.Read more
Commons Speaker John Bercow has told MPs he is strongly opposed to allowing Donald Trump to address Parliament during his state visit.Read more
The Liberal Democrats have identified five black holes in the Government’s Brexit White Paper.Read more
Among the many deeply worrying things about Theresa May’s Brexit strategy is that it showed more clearly an ever that the Conservative Party is no longer prepared to listen to business. That is why it’s never been more important that the Liberal Democrats, as a party that knows we need a strong, sustainable, fair, free trading economy, listens to the concerns of those who create jobs and drive our economy.Read more
The Liberal Democrats have pulled off a stunning victory in the previous Labour heartland of Rotherham, taking the seat from Jeremy Corbyn's party and receiving almost four times as many votes as Labour.
Local doctor Adam Carter came from fourth place last time to win 2,000 votes in Brinsworth and Catcliffe ward. Labour were second on just 519 votes in a five-way contest. It is believed to be the best win by any party since the ward was created, beating Labour’s huge 63.2% in 2011.