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Tories ‘Empty-Chaired’ at Loughborough NHS Hustings After Failing to Send Any Representatives

By Save Our NHS Leicestershire
December 8, 2019

Save Our NHS Leicestershire hosted a health debate in the marginal constituency of Loughborough on Saturday December 7. This was the only hustings explicitly focusing on the health service in a constituency that could well end up being decisive in determining the national result. In attendance was Labour’s Stuart Brady, Lib Dem Ian Sharpe, and […]

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Local Health Campaign to Host NHS General Election Debate in Marginal Constituency of Loughborough

By Save Our NHS Leicestershire
December 3, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE. 03.12.2019 A Leicestershire-based campaign group is holding an election debate in Loughborough this Saturday to discuss the future of the NHS. Save Our NHS Leicestershire has invited all the main parliamentary candidates standing in Loughborough to speak at the event ahead of the General Election on December 12. Tom Barker, […]

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Leicester General Hospital Under Threat? Services Crammed into The Royal Infirmary? Join Our Demo and Demand a Fully Funded Health Service!

By Save Our NHS Leicestershire
November 7, 2019

University Hospitals of Leicester (UHL) NHS Trust has just received £450million funding from the Department of Health to reorganise acute hospital services in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland. This money will be used to close the General Hospital as an acute hospital and consolidate acute services onto two sites – the Royal Infirmary and the Glenfield. […]

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University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust Wants to Rush to Consult on Hospitals Changes. We Say: Slow Down and Show us the Details

By Save Our NHS Leicestershire
October 30, 2019

PRESS RELEASE. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 30.10.2019 Campaigners are calling for a delay in public consultation on new hospital building because they are concerned that the public does not have access to the information needed to make an informed assessment of the proposals. Campaigners believe local NHS leaders are rushing to consultation on the hospital reorganisation […]

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Hospital Campaigners Welcome the Promise of Funding But Raise Concerns About New Investment Plans

By Save Our NHS Leicestershire
October 1, 2019

Press Release. 1.10.2019 Local campaigners welcome the announcement to invest £450m in hospitals for Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland but have raised concerns about whether the current plans will provide enough facilities for the next 20 or 30 years. Steve Score, co-chair of Save Our NHS Leicestershire said: “We welcome much needed investment in our local hospitals. However, we […]

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Documentary About NHS Cuts to be Aired in Leicester on October 14. Book Your Ticket Now.

By Save Our NHS Leicestershire
September 28, 2019

Save Our NHS Leicestershire, alongside Campaign Against NHS Privatization, is proud to co-host a free film screening of Under the Knife – a rousing documentary about the decimation of the NHS under succesive governments and the growing fightback – at the Phoenix Cinema on Monday October 14, at 7.15pm. Narrated by award-winning actor, Alison Steadman, […]

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NHS In Crisis. Leicester General Hospital Under Threat. Join Our Demo and Fight For A Fully Funded Health Service!

By Save Our NHS Leicestershire
September 28, 2019

THE NHS IS IN CRISIS. Waiting times are out of control, cancer targets are frequently missed, patients face lengthy delays in seeing a GP, health care is increasingly being rationed, staff are overworked and underpaid, and carers are often unsupported. The Tory government claims that the NHS is receiving record levels of funding. This may […]

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