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Amber Roche-Whitechurch reviews Panorama: Britain’s Home Care Crisis

Sunday’s episode of Panorama offered a sobering insight into the reality of home care for the elderly and disabled in austerity Britain. Besieged by budget cuts councils are increasingly unable to offer competitive rates to private care contractors, and all involved are losing out. The episode focussed on care provision in south Wales and Liverpool, […]

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Black and British: a Forgotten History on BBC Two

As part of the BBC’s project to examine British history from the lesser-known perspective of black Britons, David Olusoga spent the two-parter’s first episode tracing the roots of black people in Britain – a history that recent evidence has dated as originating in the Roman period. Meeting with forensic scientists, archeologists and historians, Olusoga was […]