MH Victory

Mental Health Victory

Just wanted to let you all know that we have won!  At least for the time being, none of the 8 community based and specialist psychological services will be closed by Manchester Mental Health and Social Care Trust.  The Manchester Users Network had helped a service user to take a legal case (judicial review), which…

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Update from the Campaign for the NHS Reinstatement Bill

After a successful meeting in the House of Commons last week, Margaret Greenwood, Labour MP for Wirral West, will try to table the NHS Reinstatement Bill as a cross-party Ten Minute Rule Bill next Wednesday, 13th July 2016, immediately after Prime Minister’s Questions at about 12.30 p.m.. She will have 10 minutes to speak in…

POL ARE WRECKING

NHS Reinstatement Bill – Contact your MP

On Tuesday 28th June at 5pm, there will be a meeting in Parliament to brief MPs on how the NHS is currently undergoing a massive reorganisation in order to reduce its services and to further privatisation, and how this will not be stopped without the NHS Reinstatement Bill. The Campaign for the NHS Reinstatement Bill…

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Retired Surgeon Warns of Damaging Changes to NHS

Milton Peña was a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at Tameside Hospital for 17 years, retiring in 2014. He spoke out against staff shortages in his later years there and remains a staunch defender of the NHS. Here he outlines both Labour and Conservative government policy changes, dating back to the 1990s, which unless halted and reversed…

Tameside Public Meeting May 2016

Public Discussion: The NHS in Tameside

Tameside Keep Our NHS Public konp.tameside@gmail.com is pleased to invite you to a   Public Discussion: The NHS in Tameside   Date:    Thursday 26 May 2016 Venue: Rutherford Suite, 2nd floor, Hyde Town Hall Time:   6.30 – 8pm, doors will open from 6.15pm Our speakers will include: Dr Milton Pena, former NHS Orthopaedic Consultant at…