Cuts in services

STP pays consultancy firm over £6m to cut budget

5th February 2018

Full story in Pulse, 5 February 2018 Health and social care leaders in Kent and Medway paid over £6m to … Read more

Campaigners in Kent stage demo over stroke service proposals

3rd February 2018

Full story from the BBC News, 3 February 2018 Campaigners have staged a protest in Margate against proposals to change … Read more

NHS funding overhaul called for by former minister

2nd February 2018

Full Story in East Anglian Daily Times 2 February 2018 A former health minister has called for an overhaul of … Read more

Critical care services to leave the Isle of Wight under CCG plans

1st February 2018

Full story in the HSJ, 31 January 2018 Critical care services are set to be moved from the Isle of … Read more

Demand 94% higher than expected causes ‘massive’ waits for 111 callers in Essex

30th January 2018

Full Story in East Anglian Daily Times 30 January 2018 Unwell people in north-east Essex faced “massive” delays reaching the … Read more

Suffolk and Essex among lowest funded as government defends public health grants

29th January 2018

Full Story in East Anglian Daily Times 29 January 2018 The Government has defended its decision to reduce public health … Read more

The areas struggling most with cancer targets

24th January 2018

Full Story in HSJ 24 January 2018 Cancer patients in three counties are at greater risk of death than elsewhere … Read more

Extra NHS funding demanded by Ipswich MP for winter ambulance crisis

22nd January 2018

Full Story in East Anglian Daily Times 22 January 2018 A Suffolk MP has demanded the Government pledge emergency cash … Read more

Broomfield Hospital visited by Jeremy Hunt amid protests over hospital merger plans

19th January 2018

Full story in Essex Live 19 January 2018 Health secretary Jeremy Hunt was heckled when he visited Broomfield Hospital amid … Read more

Patients to travel to Hampstead as Wembley and Willesden cardiology to be closed

17th January 2018

Full Story at GetWestLondon 14 January 2018 Cardiology services at Wembley and Willesden Health Centres will be completely shut from … Read more

Patient safety could be at risk due to care cuts warns MP.

17th January 2018

Full story at The Guardian 17 January 2018 Calls for cuts to the cost of care for some ill and … Read more

Protests regarding bed cuts, held in Derby city centre

17th January 2018

Full story at Derby Telegraph 22 November 2017  Dozens of campaigners who say they are fighting to save the NHS … Read more

Save our hospitals: Campaigners take the fight to reopen community beds to downing street

17th January 2018

Full story in stoke sentinel 17 January 2018  Campaigners, nurses, care workers and politicians are descending on London next month … Read more

Hospital crisis: Thousands wait more than four hours to be seen at A&E

11th January 2018

Full story at Express and Star 11 January 2018 One in five patients arriving at A&E at hospitals in the … Read more

Public consultation process says no to closure of Dilke and Lydney hospitals

9th January 2018

Full story in GloucestershireLive, 8 January 2018 Campaigners are demanding the NHS drops plans to close two community hospitals and … Read more

‘Angry’ patients forced to wait for treatment due to backlog at Broomfield Hospital

2nd January 2018

Full story in Essex Live 2 January 2018 Around 12 to 13 ambulances from the East of England Ambulance Service … Read more