Month: September 2019

Brexit

UK ‘cannot meet’ EU deadline for Brexit plan and needs another year, government says

September 19, 2019

UK ‘cannot meet’ EU deadline for Brexit plan and needs another year, government says The EU has set Britain a test it “cannot meet” with its demands for a backstop replacement, the Brexit Secretary has said. Stephen Barclay said the UK should be given another year to find a new policy for the Irish border. “We are […]

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NHS Money

Health tourist left behind £623,000 unpaid NHS bill – the highest on record

September 9, 2019

A HEALTH tourist has left behind a record £623,000 unpaid NHS bill. The patient failed to settle the debt after being treated by the UK’s Mid Essex NHS Trust. Hospital chiefs declined to reveal their name, nationality or the care they received, saying it would breach data protection laws. The bill is nearly £100,000 larger […]

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