Monthly Archives: April 2012

Cut More Says NHS Regulator

NHS hospitals have been told to make deeper cuts by the health regulator Monitor. They said last year that hospitals should make cuts of 4.6% from 2013. But in a letter to NHS hospitals Monitor now say that these cuts should increase to 7%. This hike would mean that a typical hospital with a £300 […]

Will Martin Horwood pledge to keep Gloucestershire’s NHS public?

The following letter was sent to Martin Horwood on 27th March 2012.  He has yet to respond. ————————- Dear Martin, We are writing to invite you to make the following pledge, which has been launched following last month’s ruling by the High Court that local people MUST be properly consulted on whether our health services […]