Press Summary: 21 August

21st August 2017 Keep Our NHS Public 0

17 August   NHS cuts stripping basic medicines from the poor Polly Toynbee’s piece on increasing number of drugs being taken ‘off list’ so people have to pay for them themselves. Guardian https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/aug/17/nhs-cuts-basic-medicines-poor-gps-withdraw-service [25+ more […]

Press Summary: 16 August

16th August 2017 Keep Our NHS Public 0

9 August Tories double NHS sell-off The legacy of Naylor – done on the quiet. Independent. http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/nhs-hospital-land-secret-sale-tories-privatisation-sell-off-theresa-may-labour-warning-medical-sites-a7885071.html [9+ more stories]

Press Summary: 8 August 2017

8th August 2017 Keep Our NHS Public 0

31 July Relationship between councils and NHS cracking under strain Grim summary of what the cuts and over-bearing ministerial tramplings are doing to what is supposed to be a core relationship between co-operating parties (see […]

IVF becomes a postcode lottery

7th August 2017 Sabrina English 0

Many news outlets (including The Guardian and the BBC) have reported that thirteen areas of the UK have “restricted or completely halted” IVF treatment for those struggling to conceive. Public anger has arisen about the […]

Press Summary: 1 August 2017

1st August 2017 Keep Our NHS Public 0

25 July Protest against proposed merger set to be held in Burton (local) Burton KONP cited – well done, Burton. A great example of ‘pre-publicity’ gained from cultivating a good relationship with the local press. […]