Why men in Shropshire are at risk of suicide

Gwyneth Dale, the newly appointed director of Samaritans in Telford and Wrekin

Financial worries, family breakdowns, uncertainty over their role in a fast-changing society – the pressures facing men today have led to a disturbing increase in the number taking their own lives, with middle-aged men being particularly at risk.

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Letter: A bad name for cyclists

Commuters make their way on bicycles through London's Hyde Park

Once again I find myself complaining about the thoughtless actions of cyclists, not all obviously, just those who either don’t know, or refuse through ignorance that they should give to others what the highway code advises them so to do.

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Letter: A bad name for cyclists

Commuters make their way on bicycles through London's Hyde Park

Once again I find myself complaining about the thoughtless actions of cyclists, not all obviously, just those who either don’t know, or refuse through ignorance that they should give to others what the highway code advises them so to do.

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North Sea jobs taskforce to continue work

The Scottish Government set up the Energy Jobs Taskforce in January after the sector was hit by the slump in oil prices

A jobs taskforce set up to help North Sea workers whose jobs are under threat is to be continued "for the foreseeable future", First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has announced.