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Wrexham woman's 999 call classed in 'wrong category'

Mon, 11/06/2017 - 14:55
A woman who later died should have had her 999 call classed as more urgent, an inquest hears.

Police investigate 17 child sexting cases a day

Mon, 11/06/2017 - 09:36
Police warn of a "worrying upward trend" and call for social networks to remove images faster.

NHS offers smartphone GP appointments

Mon, 11/06/2017 - 08:54
Trials will take place in London where 3.5 million patients will be able to have video consultations via smartphone.

Australia gonorrhoea cases surge 63%

Mon, 11/06/2017 - 08:14
Rates of the disease rose 63% in five years, led by infections in young heterosexual city dwellers.

Scotland offers free abortions to women from Northern Ireland

Mon, 11/06/2017 - 07:24
New regulations allowing women from Northern Ireland to access abortion services come into force.

'Speed up mental health support for children in care'

Mon, 11/06/2017 - 00:14
England's children's commissioner says the system must help children recover from traumatic upbringings.