Another packed meeting unites against A & E closure plan.

Scores of local people packed into the King’s Centre at King Cross to send another clear ‘hands off our A & E’ message to the Government and health bosses. There were a number of fantastic speeches, including from local Labour…

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April 17th, 2014

A & E consultation process a sham

Here is my latest article in the Halifax Courier on the A & E closure proposal. It outlines the lack of consultation process and public information on the plan to axe our A & E. ‘The response from the people of…

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April 17th, 2014

Andy Burnham backs local ‘Save our A & E’ campaign

Labour’s Shadow Health Secretary Andy Burnham has backed the campaign to ‘Save Our A & E’. Speaking to a packed room on a visit to Halifax he praised the sterling efforts of local people fightning to save the A & E. He said Halifax…

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April 9th, 2014

Hundreds flock to ‘Save Our A & E’ rally

Hundreds Halifax and Calderdale residents packed into North Bridge Leisure Centre to send a clear ‘hands off our A & E’ message to the Government and health bosses. People of all ages vented their anger and astonishment at the callous closure…

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April 2nd, 2014

Backlash just beginning over A & E axe

Here is my article inThe Yorkshire Postnewspaper on the proposal to close our local A & E. It can be read by clicking here

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March 18th, 2014

Packed public meeting says ‘hands off our A & E’.

Dozens of people sent a clear ‘hands off our A & E’ message at a Sowerby Bridge Public Meeting. People from across the town came along to vent their anger at the closure proposal and outline why the A &…

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March 18th, 2014