Long A&E waits: 3m a year wait over four hours

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The number of long A&E waits across the UK has more than doubled in the past four years as hospitals struggle to cope with demand, BBC analysis shows. Northern Ireland... Read More

Psychiatrist vacancies 'double in four years' in England

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One in 10 consultant psychiatrist roles is currently unfilled in NHS organisations in England, says a report by the Royal College of Psychiatrists. It says the number of unfilled posts... Read More

Assaults on mental health staff up 25% in four years

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Mental health staff in the UK are working in a “powder keg” environment, as assaults by patients soar, a BBC investigation has revealed. Figures obtained by 5 live Investigates show... Read More

M5 crash: Four dead in Gloucestershire

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Media playback is unsupported on your device Four people have died in a crash on the M5. Police said a lorry travelling southbound crashed through the central reservation and hit... Read More

Peanut allergy treatment 'lasts up to four years'

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An oral treatment for peanut allergy is still effective four years after it was administered, a study has found. Children were given a probiotic, with a peanut protein, daily for... Read More

Game of Thrones episode four leaked online confirms HBO

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The fourth episode of Game of Thrones season seven, due to be shown in the UK on Monday, has been leaked online. HBO’s distribution partner Star India confirmed it was... Read More

US attorney general says four charged in crackdown on leaks

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Media playback is unsupported on your device The US attorney general has said four people have been charged over leaks as the Trump administration launched a crackdown on embarrassing disclosures.... Read More

Long waits for surgery 'have tripled in four years'

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The number of patients waiting six months or more for surgery has tripled over the past four years in England, the Royal College of Surgeons has said. In March, nearly... Read More