Care Quality Commission

Do you know where and how to decide on the care for your loved ones? The Care Quality commission is an independent regulator of health and social care in England.  Which launched a campaign to inform those choosing care for either themselves or loved ones of the role CQC (Care Quality Commission) has on the inspection, regulation and ratings of homes so you can make a more informed decision.  Making sure it’s right for you. Choosing the right care for yourself or loved ones can be stressful and confusing.  So many organisations are offering what seems to be very pleasant and enjoyable care.  But how do you really know?  the[…]

250 people a week DIE – due to exhaust fumes!

As previously reported by NHS Choices and the Telegraph Newspaper, each year over 5,000 people will die as a result of heart attacks and lung cancer caused by vehicle exhaust fumes. “Air pollution from exhaust fumes kills more than twice as many people as road accidents,”  The report added that the model, pollution from overall UK combustion emissions (e.g. aeroplanes etc) causes approximately 13,000 premature deaths a year, with road transport being the biggest source. Under the present Conservative controlled City Council in Peterborough, the “car-is-king” mentality continues with few City Councillors actually using alternatives of transport such as cycling or buses throughout the week, preferring to enjoy the comfort of their[…]

WHAT!! Actually ask #Peterborough people their thoughts + opinions??? @PeterboroughCC

Q: The difference between Tory controlled Peterborough City Council and the Peterborough Liberal Democrats? A: We ACTUALLY want YOUR thoughts and opinions! 🙂 A new project by Peterborough Liberal Democrats entitled Peterborough Policy Proposals, headed by local councillor, Darren Fower, is asking people to take a few seconds to submit their policy thoughts or ideas for the Peterborough Lib Dems to adopt as formal policy on which to fight for during the May 2014 local election campaign. Commenting, Darren said: “It’s time that people in Peterborough had a say on the local issues that they experience each and every day! Liberal Democrats obviously have national policies, but our local members want[…]