Monthly Archives: July 2013

York City Council Health and Scrutiny Committee 24 July 2013 Report

Our thanks to Gwen Vardigans for submitting a report from the most recent meeting of the Health and Scrutiny Committee.    You can access the full report York-City-Council-Health-Overview-and-Scrutiny-Committee-Notes–Wednesday-24-July-2013.   Below are a few dates for your diaries. Future York Health Overview and … Continue reading

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Anniversary of Hiroshima Bombing

Tuesday 6th August is the anniversary of the dropping of the Atom Bomb on Hiroshima.   CND representatives will join supporters of Defend our NHS York to run a stall between 3pm and 6pm in Parliament Street (outside Claire’s Accessories shop), … Continue reading

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999 Call for the NHS in Darlington

Today several members from Defend Our NHS York travelled to Darlington to support their “999 Call for the NHS”  rally.  The rally was organised by Johanna Adams a local mother concerned about the changes in the NHS. Joanna Adams (center), … Continue reading

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Keep our NHS Public AGM Report

A couple of members of our group attended the National Keep Our NHS Public AGM that was held in London on 13th July, 2013.   This is their report from the meeting: Review of the year It has been a tough … Continue reading

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Activities Update

Updating our activities, here is a summary of recent events. CCG meetings –  team members maintained regular attendance at all Vale of York CCG meetings. Health and Well-being Meetings (ex. scrutiny committee) – like wise, team members have maintained regular … Continue reading

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Why we must fight for NHS

We had a great letter published today in the york press. Dear Editor, On Friday, 5th July, Defend our NHS York celebrated the 65th birthday of the NHS by setting up a stall in Parliament Street. We invited people to … Continue reading

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York Defend our NHS in Leeds

Saturday 29t June witnessed a members of Defend our NHS York supporting Leeds.  A few photos from the event:

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