Tuesday, April 16, 2024
HomeNewsDaily News Digest

Daily News Digest



British child abuse helpline has record call numbers in pandemic

Children’s charity the NSPCC says calls and messages to its helpline have risen to record levels during the pandemic. In the year to March 2021 the helpline was contacted almost 85,000 times, up 23 per cent on the previous year. The most frequently raised concerns were about neglect, parental mental health and physical and mental abuse – BBC News

Tories increase lead over Labour despite Boris Johnson flat row – Times

Hancock must reveal WhatsApp messages about PPE deals – Times

AstraZeneca generates $275million from sales of Covid vaccines – Financial Times

Arizonan parents take over School Board and reverse mask mandate – Post Millennial

Florida legislature approves transgender athlete sports ban – Epoch Times


It shouldn’t be too much to expect that from June 21, this constant hectoring will stop, along with all the nitpicking rules… But don’t hold your breath – Richard Littlejohn, Mail

Spendthrift Biden is risking economic disaster – Jeremy Warner, Telegraph

If you appreciated this article, perhaps you might consider making a donation to The Conservative Woman. Unlike most other websites, we receive no independent funding. Our editors are unpaid and work entirely voluntarily as do the majority of our contributors but there are inevitable costs associated with running a website. We depend on our readers to help us, either with regular or one-off payments. You can donate here. Thank you.
If you have not already signed up to a daily email alert of new articles please do so. It is here and free! Thank you.

Edited by Kathy Gyngell

Sign up for TCW Daily

Each morning we send The ConWom Daily with links to our latest news. This is a free service and we will never share your details.