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May 18, 2018 2:14 PM York Against Cancer charity honoured in NHS 70th birthday awards

THE co-founder of a cancer charity which has been shortlisted for a national award says the organisation's achievements have gone "beyond our wildest dreams". York Against Cancer was chosen as a finalist for the NHS70 Parliamentary Awards after it was nominated by Nigel Adams, MP for Selby, Julian Sturdy, MP for York Outer and Rachael Maskell, MP for York Central 13

May 18, 2018 11:31 AM Hawaii volcano: WARNING another Mount Kilauea could be EVEN more powerful

THE HAWAII volcano Mount Kilauea exploded causing a volcanic cloud that reached a high of 30,000 feet above sea level, and there could be more explosions to come, said one expert. “It caused a volcanic cloud that reached as high as 30,000 feet above sea level and it is the biggest cloud we have had so far during the recent activity.” Gas masks were handed 11

May 18, 2018 9:56 AM Donald Trump didn’t know difference between HIV and HPV, according to Bill Gates

Gates spoke about meeting Trump twice, once in 2016 and once in 2017. Gates specified he had never met Trump before his election and even mentioned avoiding him at an event during his presidential campaign. elect at Trump Tower in December 2016, Gates said their conversation covered several subjects, including health, energy and education. Gates then advised 9

May 18, 2018 9:11 AM Prince Charles to walk Meghan Markle down the aisle at royal wedding

The prince replaces her father and is said to be "pleased" to be welcoming Ms Markle to the Royal Family by giving her away. The prince is said to be "pleased" to be welcoming Ms Markle to the Royal Family by giving her away. The palace statement in full read: "Ms Meghan Markle has asked His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales to accompany her down the aisle 9

May 18, 2018 8:53 AM Ebola threat: WHO rushes into Congo with vaccines which may not WORK as virus spreads

EBOLA has spread to a major city in the Democratic Republic of Congo seeing the health risk level rise to “very high”. The World Health Organisation has summoned experts to an emergency meeting to advise on the international response to the outbreak which has now hit Mbandaka. They will decide whether it constitutes a "public health emergency of international 12

May 17, 2018 5:01 AM Bolton Health Players enjoy an Arabian adventure

The sultry heat of Arabia brought some much needed warmth to a cold winter's evening in January 1992. Families enjoyed a performance from of Ali Baba and his Magic Travels, adapted from the popular Arabian Nights folk stories. The pantomime was performed by members of the Bolton Health Players. The production was their 14th festive production in the Deane 6

May 13, 2018 9:53 AM Charity’s new shed project

MENTAL health charity Trust Links in Thundersley have launched its new community shed, which will teach members of the community to learn woodwork skills. The new shed is part of the Growing Together group’s half-acre community garden, which is open to the public throughout the week. Speaking about the new launch, Matt King, Chief executive at Trust 19

May 13, 2018 9:01 AM Wiltshire Police support Mental Health Awareness Week

They will also be supporting one of their personal assistants, Emily Clark, in her fundraising efforts. Emily has bipolar disorder and is aiming to cycle the distance from Lands End to John O'Groats on a static bike at the county's police HQ in Devizes on Monday morning. The 26-year-old is doing this from 9am to 5pm every weekday next week to raise awareness 24

May 13, 2018 6:45 AM 'Tessa Jowell's dignity and courage inspirational'

Tributes from across the political spectrum have poured in, including from former prime ministers Tony Blair and David Cameron. Baroness Jowell,70, who was diagnosed with a brain tumour in May last year, suffered a haemorrhage on Friday, and had been in a coma until her death on Saturday her family said. Sharing a photo of her with Baroness Jowell, the Prime 16

May 11, 2018 4:28 PM WH Smith is slammed for selling an 80p tube of Colgate toothpaste in hospital shop for EIGHT POUNDS

WH Smith has been slammed after it was spotted selling a single tube of toothpaste in a hospital shop - for £7.99. Critics accused the retail business of cashing in on the sick by hiking up prices at the shop in Pinderfields General Hospital in Wakefield, West Yorkshire. The same 75ml tube costs just 80p at Tesco - 898 percent cheaper - and a £1 in Boots 6