Woman who cost emergency services £500k with 700 nuisance calls jailed

Woman who cost emergency services £500k with 700 nuisance calls jailed

A nuisance caller who cost emergency services nearly £500,000 in wasted resources has been jailed. Sharna Dixon made more than 700 malicious calls, and after one unnecessary callout she pushed a police officer into a canal, breaking his wrist. The 27-year-old, of Richmond Road, Sheerness,…

How to check if you could get some paid-for NHS services free

How to check if you could get some paid-for NHS services free

People claiming Universal Credit in England are being encouraged to check if they’re eligible for free NHS treatment. Universal Credit claims have increased significantly since the outbreak of COVID-19, with statistics showing that nearly one million people who started on Universal Credit in the first…

Universal Credit claimants can get free NHS services – see if you qualify

Universal Credit claimants can get free NHS services - see if you qualify

People who claim Universal Credit are encouraged to check their eligibility for NHS free treatment. Claims have risen significantly since the Covid-19 outbreak, with statistics showing that nearly one million people who started with Universal Credit in the first month of lockdown are still claiming…

Major change to train services from today including end to refund rule

Major change to train services from today including end to refund rule

Train services will be ramped up from Monday as schools in England and Wales reopen and workers are encouraged to return to offices. Industry body the Rail Delivery Group (RDG) said timetables will be increased to around 90% of pre-coronavirus pandemic levels. This will mean…