Monthly Archives: August 2015

DWP admits making up quotes by ‘benefit claimants’ saying sanctions helped them

From The Independent: The Department for Work and Pensions has admitted making up comments from supposed “benefit claimants” that appeared in a leaflet about sanctions. The leaflet, which has now been withdrawn, included positive example stories from people who claimed … Continue reading

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Boots, Tesco and Superdrug to get access to NHS medical records

From The Telegraph: High street pharmacies such as Boots, Tesco and Superdrug will be given access to NHS medical records, under a national scheme which privacy campaigners fear could expose patients to “hard sell” tactics. Health officials have drawn up … Continue reading

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