Sam Semoff has many years of campaigning behind him. As one of Keep Our NHS Public’s Merseyside group, he has fought tirelessly against cuts to services and privatisation in his adopted city of Liverpool. So […]
Keep Our NHS Public stood shoulder to shoulder with the junior doctors as they picketed their trusts on Tuesday 12 January, up and down the country.
12 January Junior Doctors’ strike Today’s main national story, and also featuring in many local outlets. Stories nationally tended to lead with the ‘disruption’ caused, but most also included some explanation of the background to […]
[Monday 11 January] We give the junior doctors our full-throated and unequivocal support for the step they are taking. The historic and reluctant step of striking tomorrow. But not for the reasons the government will […]
6 January Mental health services at grave risk through privatization (local) West Bridgford Wire (Notts) http://westbridgfordwire.com/mental-health-treatment-under-the-nhs-is-at-extreme-risk 5 more stories
The junior doctors, amidst a storm of crafted “spin” and ludicrous claims that the BMA has somehow been “hijacked” by a bunch of irresponsible Lefties, are taking strike action tomorrow (Tuesday 12 January). An historic and […]
[Wednesday 6 January] Keep Our NHS Public has vowed to stand besides the junior doctors in their continued struggle against the imposition of an unsafe and unfair contract by a government which is determined to […]
2 January Mid Yorkshire trust advancing plans to ‘centralise’ A&E to cut costs (local) Yorkshire Post: http://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/news/mid-yorkshire-hospitals-trust-to-bring-forward-plans-to-centralise-a-e-services-to-this-year-1-7652283 14 more stories
24/12 NHS in Peril (local, Leicester) A good summary of what is threatening the NHS, and why KONP exists. Leicester Mercury: http://www.leicestermercury.co.uk/Wake-NHS-peril/story-28409610-detail/story.html 9 more stories…
The NHS Choir’s single, ‘A Bridge Over You’ (based on the Simon & Garfunkel hit, Bridge Over Troubled Water) is fighting with Justin Bieber’s release, ‘Love Yourself’ , for the Christmas No 1 slot.