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TripAdvisor helps us choose hotels and restaurants – so why not where we end our days?

‘Not too shabby here it says.’ Shutterstock Tony Walter, University of Bath My 91-year-old mother was deeply unhappy at the geriatric hospital in which she found herself after breaking her ankle. But we knew little of the alternatives. Official inspection ratings offer impersonal information. So how were we, her children, […]

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How the parties differ on their plans to fix Britain’s social care crisis

via shutterstock.com Rosie Harding, University of Birmingham Ahead of the election on June 8, the UK’s main political parties have all proposed different solutions for the social care crisis. After the Conservatives’ proposals were labelled a “dementia tax”, and the party made a policy U-turn on the issue of whether […]

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