Cuts in services

Hands Off HRI protestors to stage protest outside Leeds Crown Court

12th March 2018

Full story in The Huddersfield Examiner, 12 March 2018 Health campaigners are being urged to take part in a protest … Read more

Decision to close down Osler House Surgery slammed as ‘terrible’ decision by Harlow MP Robert Halfon

5th March 2018

Full Story in Essex Live 5 March 2018 Robert Halfon has spoken out about news that Osler House Surgery, in … Read more

Revealed: ‘Ludicrous’ CCG variation for care at home

5th March 2018

Full story in the HSJ, 5 March 2018 There is dramatic variation across England in the rate of people with serious … Read more

Protest to mark eight months of no 24/7 A&E

4th March 2018

The Protect Our NHS North Somerset group meets monthly atWeston General Hospital to mark the ward’s temporary overnight closure, which … Read more

Have your say on the future of NHS stroke services

2nd March 2018

Councillors in Bexley are urging local people to have their say on NHS proposals that will affect the stroke services … Read more

Charing Cross patients praise hospital and call for greater say in its future during uncertain times for site

28th February 2018

Patients have praised Charing Cross Hospital in a new survey and report. It was carried out by independent health charity … Read more

A ‘staggering increase’ in cancelled operations

25th February 2018

Full story in The Independent, 25 February 2018 Patients are facing delays to life-saving treatment amid warnings over a “staggering increase” in cancellations of … Read more

Beds hospital merger delay due to ‘finances’

24th February 2018

The proposed merger of Bedford Hospital and Luton & Dunstable Hospital has been delayed. The plan was for it to … Read more

Families’ fears over closure of Rotherhithe specialist care home

22nd February 2018

South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust (SLaM), which runs Ann Moss specialist care unit in Rotherhithe, wrote to relatives … Read more

Cutbacks loom for county’s health services

19th February 2018

Full story in The Yorkshire Post, 19 February 2018 A forecast deficit of £40m across four main clinical groups (CCG) … Read more

Within 18 months, many GP practices have closed or merged in Devon

19th February 2018

Full story at DevonLive 19 February 2018   Experts are blaming ‘chronic underfunding’ of the NHS after new figures have revealed … Read more

Gaps in mental health care for south Cumbrian children raised in Parliament

8th February 2018

Gaps in mental health care for south Cumbrian children raised in Parliament. But bosses insist extended service will now be … Read more

NHS Data reveals, Closing Walk-In Centres Could Heap Even More Pressure On A&E Units

7th February 2018

Full story in the Huff Post, 7 February 2018 The continued closure of walk-in centres could increase pressure on A&E … Read more

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