Tag Archives: NHS

Why We Must Defend Our NHS

Attached is the PDF of a presentation of some basic facts and figures around the NHS with a particular reference to the York area. Feel free to use. why-we-must-defend-our-national-health-service-pdf  

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What’s Happening to the National Health Service in the York Area in 2017

Below is a selection of the available dates for NHS related meetings in the York area. These are quite useful if you wish to hear what’s going on or have a point to make (book in advance to speak). HEALTH … Continue reading

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Same old same old in health by John Seddon

John Seddon of Vanguard Consulting wrote in his latest newsletter – “I regularly shout at the radio when I listen to commentators talk about health and care systems. They trot out the Whitehall narrative: People are getting older, demand for … Continue reading

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Video of Reclaim the National Health Service – the latest threats! Friday 23rd Sept 2016

  Couldn’t make the evening? Wished you hadn’t missed it? The video of the speeches is now available here. Our thanks to James Newman of 4TheRecord.org for coming to York and doing all the hard work.  

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Reclaim the National Health Service – the latest threats! Friday 23rd Sept 2016

Despite it being a Friday night and a location just off the ‘Micklegate Run’ around 60 people turned up to hear about the latest threats to the National Health Service. With an excellent introduction from Anne Leonard all three speakers … Continue reading

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Defend Our NHS York Campaigner Quoted in Times Literary Supplement

“The aftermath of the Second World War saw a moment of political emancipation in Britain. A population, already united in a life and death struggle over five years, maintained the momentum of battle and a sense of social solidarity to … Continue reading

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The Main Crises facing Vale of York CCG Today

Most people value and depend on the NHS in the most fundamental way – to look after them when they are sick.  Most people are also aware that the NHS is in crisis. Especially in York at the moment. But … Continue reading

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Some Important International Comparisons with the NHS

In comparison with the healthcare systems of ten other countries (Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland and USA) the NHS was found to be the most impressive overall by the Commonwealth Fund in 2014. The NHS … Continue reading

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Murder of the NHS – York Friday 1st July

Download flyer here Murder of the NHS Defend our NHS Present Two films on the destruction of the NHS: “Sell Off” The abolition of the NHS. Director Peter Bach. (Duration 1hr.) ‘Our National Health Service has been quietly transformed into a … Continue reading

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What’s Happening to the National Health Service in the York Area – June 2016 Update

So, you would like to know what’s happening to the NHS in the York area? We’re afraid there’s no quick and easy route but one way is to attend the plethora of meetings by the bureaucracy created by the Health … Continue reading

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