The squaddie and the squirrel: Soft-hearted soldier who nursed dying baby creature back to health by feeding it every four hours

The squaddie and the squirrel: Soft-hearted soldier who nursed dying baby creature back to health by feeding it every four hours. A kind-hearted soldier rescued a baby squirrel on the verge of death and then nursed him back to health by feeding him every four hours.

Katie Piper: Acid attack survivor has eye-sight restored after stem-cell surgery

Brave acid attack survivor Katie Piper has eye-sight restored after stem-cell surgery A former model and television presenter who was left partially blind in one eye after an acid attack has had her sight restored following stem-cell surgery.

One-in-ten nurses have been attacked on home visits as violence surges against health workers

One-in-ten nurses have been attacked on home visits as violence surges against health workers Overwhelmed: Four in 10 nurses felt the risks to lone workers have increased over the past two years due to a heavy case load More than six out of 10 nurses have been verbally abused over the last two years while working in the community, a poll has revealed. The survey for the Royal College of Nursing (RCN) also found 11 per cent had been the victim of physical abuse. Some 16 per cent of the more than 760 nurses questioned said their employer would not take action on verbal abuse, while a further third were uncertain.