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Ross-on-Wye care home will close due to rent increase

A care home in Herefordshire is to close because it can no longer afford the rent charged by the county council.

Residents at Oxford Nursing Home put 'at risk'

Residents at a care home in Oxfordshire were at risk of being hurt by unsafe equipment, a health watchdog report has revealed.

care worker guilty of abuse charges

A care worker has been found guilty of two counts of ill-treating two elderly patients in a Leicestershire residential care home.

Ex-ballerina Elaine McDonald care ruling 'shameful'

Charities have described a decision by the Supreme Court to turn down the appeal of a disabled ex-ballerina for an overnight carer as "shameful".

Funding overhaul for social care to be set out

Social care costs in England should be capped so people do not face losing their assets, a review is to say.

Charities call for cross-party elderly care talks

Politicians should hold cross-party talks on reforming the care system for the elderly in England, charities say.