News story: NHS volunteers prepare to head to Sierra Leone to join Ebola response team

More than 50 NHS volunteers from the UK are now going through rigorous training as they prepare to deploy to West Africa to help communities affected by Ebola…

VIDEO: ‘Ambulance drone’ takes to the skies

A Belgian student is seeking sponsors to get his prototype ‘ambulance drone’ off the ground…

Press release: Highways Agency is geared up for winter

Autumn may have been mild so far but Highways Agency teams across the North West are ready and prepared for when winter bites…

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News story: Royal Navy warship in Caribbean drugs bust

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VIDEO: Understanding autism: Living in a box

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Journey through the Ebola heartland

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Mental health nursing cuts warning

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The parents refusing to vaccinate their children against polio