The freezing of care home fees by Sefton Council has been ruled unlawful by the High Court.
A dossier containing "shameful" stories about the care elderly patients receive in NHS hospitals in England has been published by campaigners.
A report into Bristol care home Winterbourne View is expected to conclude the NHS was more interested in contract price than quality of care.
An Aberdeen-based care home company with more than 780 employees and 500 residents has gone into administration.
Six out of ten people with dementia in England go undiagnosed. This means almost 400,000 people could be going without the vital support the NHS and social care services can offer.
New research released from WRVS, shows that services older people believe are crucial to their well-being are suffering as a result of government cuts.