Weekly NHS Protests to be held in Bolton

Following on from the successful public meeting in March there will now be weekly protests. Suporters will meet weekly for up to an hour between 1.30 and 3.00 pm on a Wednesday to express support for staff at the hospital. We would like everyone who can to commit to gathering at the hospital every week…

Patients are people not guinea-pigs!

A report in the Financial Times on 27 Feb stated that “local leaders are offering leading drugmakers, including GlaxoSmithKline, AstraZeneca, Pfizer and Novartis, access to Greater Manchester’s sophisticated electronic patient record system to test the real-world outcomes of their drugs”, Keep Our NHS Public Spokesperson Hugh Caffrey said: It seems that Greater Manchester is being…

Our NHS Saturday 4th March 2017

Our National Health Service is at breaking point.   On the backdrop of continued cuts and closures, private companies seek to gain even more of a foothold within the NHS. Continued pay restraint has since the value of NHS staff salaries reduce by 14% since 2010 and there are now 25,000 nursing and 3,500 midwifery…