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NHS 'needs extra cash and overhaul'

The NHS in England needs extra money and drastic changes to the way services are organised if patient care is not to suffer, health bosses say.


Tesco shoper, GlasgowTesco shares slump on profits error

Tesco shares have slumped 8% after the retailer announced that profits were overstated by £263m, £13m more than the original estimate.

Alvin Stardust on Top of the Pops in 1973Singer Alvin Stardust dies aged 72

Singer Alvin Stardust, best known for his hit My Coo Ca Choo, dies aged 72 after recently being diagnosed with metastatic prostate cancer.

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