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Hospitals 'must do more to prevent patients falling'
Hospitals have "considerable room for improvement"
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Budget 2017: NHS given £350m to cope with winter pressures
Hammond announced plans to plough money into the service as it enters the difficult winter
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Philip Hammond SCRAPS stamp duty in huge boost for first-time buyers
The measure will also apply on the first £300,000 of a purchase in high-price areas
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Is it time to abolish the television licence fee?
Why should you pay the fee if you never use the BBC?
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Why Birmingham bins dispute could be settled within 48 hours
Talks on a 'knife edge' just days ahead of a High Court battle
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Top team unveiled for new West Midlands rail franchise
Directors who will oversee £1bn worth of investment into region's rail network have been appointed
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Budget 2017: Here's what to expect from Chancellor Phillip Hammond
Here's what to expect when Chancellor Phillip Hammond delivers his Autumn Budget
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The number of NHS GPs in England is plummeting
Leading medics said that GPs across the country would be "gravely concerned" by the figures
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Philip Hammond urged to avoid tax hikes for cash-strapped motorists in Budget
Campaign group FairFuelUK said that more than 30,000 supporters had emailed the Chancellor over 48 hours
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We asked Prime Minister Theresa May about West Midlands Police funding - here's her reply
Prime Minister challenged over cuts to police funding and rise in recorded crime
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Plans unveiled for new city centre apartment complex
Designs show how proposed new scheme near Hippodrome theatre will look as application is lodged with city council
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Chancellor Phillip Hammond offers cut-price rail fares in a bid to woo young voters
Can the Conservatives win more support from younger voters?
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