Daily Archives: June 9, 2015



Pupils at primary schools in Southport have taken part in a special art project to raise awareness of littering. School children were asked to design a poster advertising ‘Rubbish Friends’ – a local initiative aimed at encouraging people of all ages to dispose of their waste responsibly. Rubbish Friends was introduced in 2012 by councillors Pat Keith and Sue McGuire […]

Rubbish Friends




The British Psychological Society has today released a new report calling for fundamental reform of the Work Capability Assessment, the Government’s fit-for-work benefits test. The new report argues that the test fails to assess people’s fitness for work accurately, and that people with serious mental illness are wrongly being found fit to work. […]

Flawed benefits test is pushing people to the brink, warns ...