Dorset police join a regional campaign to raise awareness of courier fraud, which has affected 68 people in Dorset so far
Building work is underway at Royal Bournemouth Hospital as concrete foundations are laid for the new Jigsaw building.
A new study today says 3 in 4 drivers would fail their test if they took it again. Find out last year’s pass rate for learner drivers in Bournemouth.
With one in ten elderly people in the UK malnourished, Beth Price, investigates what community groups like the Casserole Club are doing to tackle this hidden timebomb and make sure old people get a good square meal. Audrey was the type of woman who would make every meal from scratch, but as she got older […]
British families throw away the equivalent of six meals worth of food every week, meals that could easily be shared with an elderly neighbour who struggles with cooking. Beth Price discovers how one London based scheme is determined to tackle the issue of malnutrition and isolation by bringing people together over food. With the number […]
Malnutrition is not a word that is often discussed in the UK, and if it is most people would automatically think of third world countries and starving children, but it’s actually a big problem here in the UK too. Whether it’s because they’re ill, unable to move around in their own home, or simply don’t […]
Malnutrition affects 3 million people of all ages across the UK, and it’s a particular problem for the elderly, with statistics from BAPEN showing that 1 in 10 over 65’s are malnourished. But do we really understand what malnutrition is? Many people, from family members to health care professionals, don’t recognise what a problem it is. Prescribing Support dietitian Alison […]