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DWP advert banned as misleading

The Government's advert for Universal Credit has been banned, after the Advertising Standards Agency ruled that it was misleading.  The agency received 44 complaints about the adverts, which ran in May and June in the Metro newspaper and on a web page hosted on the...

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Advice around the general election

The Charity Commission has reminded trustees of the rules that they must follow in the lead-up to the general election, warning that failing to comply “could risk undermining public confidence in charity”. Parliament was formally dissolved on November 6, and the...

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Health news roundup

Health news: new drugs for cystic fibrosis and Alzheimer’s, clinical trials of medical cannabis, deaths from liver cancer, post-term pregnancy risk, measles, and a mental health book.

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