Category : UK NEWS

UK NEWS / England - 2 hours ago

NHS hernia mesh felt like 'scratching from inside'

NHS England is using mesh to repair hernias too often, leaving many patients in chronic pain, surgeons have told the BBC's Victoria Derbyshire programme.Leila Hackett had an umbilical hernia mesh repair in 2013. "Straightaway I could feel the mesh,"...

UK NEWS / England - 4 hours ago

Protesters clash with police over man's death

Fires have been set off and bricks thrown at police as protesters hold a march over the death of a man after a traffic stop. Campaigners allege Edir Frederico Da Costa was "brutally beaten" after he was stopped in a car by Met Police officers in New...

UK NEWS / England - 5 hours ago

Boy, 16, charged with rape of girl, 8, in park

A 16-year-old boy has been charged with the rape of an eight-year-old girl in a park in Manchester. The teenager, who cannot be named for legal reasons, is alleged to have attacked the girl in the Moston area of the city, on Saturday evening. He has...