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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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Trade Unions Raise Concerns About Proposed Changes to Hospitals in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland

By Save Our NHS Leicestershire
September 20, 2019

Twelve trade union branches, representing tens-of-thousands of workers across Leicester and Leicestershire, have endorsed an open letter directed at the chairman of University Hospitals of Leicester (UHL) NHS Trust Karamjit Singh, raising serious concerns about proposed changes to Leicester’s hospitals. UHL is planning to reorganise acute hospital services in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland via a […]

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Austerity has robbed our NHS of the resources it needs to expand. A mass fightback is needed to reverse the cuts

By Save Our NHS Leicestershire
June 6, 2019

The Leicester Mercury published a report earlier this week on Leicestershire County Council’s “concerns about how to find hundreds of millions of pounds needed to pay for new roads and schools to cope with Leicestershire’s population growth.” (‘Cash-strapped Leicestershire County Council says it needs £600m to cope with rapidly growing population’, June 4, 2019) The […]

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