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Andrew’s top ten things to remember as a CLP Secretary in The Labour Party:

The role of CLP secretary in The Labour Party is probably one of the most unenviable roles in politics. If you are doing everything right, nobody will notice however you so much as breathe in the wrong direction and you have the entire weight of a local constituency on your shoulders. In addition to this you find yourself at the centre of every argument, bitter dispute or ruckus in a locality whether you like it or not. (more…)

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An inconvenient truth about mental health services

There is an inconvenient truth about mental health services that The Times struck upon today with the headline “NHS abuse of mental patients ‘endemic’”, it follows what appears to be an FOI request about serious incidents, suicides, information leaks and patient abuse. The independent followed the story up with “Abuse of mentally ill patients by NHS staff 'jumps by 88% in two years” . (more…)

By agordon92, ago