Category Archives: Health Service Debate

The Health Debate – Learning from the USA!!

Can we learn from this loathsome reptile the way to have a debate on health by doing the exact opposite of what he does?! No, I haven’t quite taken leave of the few senses that I have when I suggest … Continue reading

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The continuing scandal of Adult Social Care

Me with my Carer!!  Erica and I hope that we have a long, healthy and happy third age but we must all be aware of the problems that we face as longevity increases. I am attending three events next week … Continue reading

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Some small good points in today’s car crash of a Queens Speech

I am delighted that Norman Lamb has been reappointed as Lib Dem Health Spokes although he may soon be called to higher things!! Amongst the wreckage of the Tory Manifesto which was not announced in the Queens Speech today there … Continue reading

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Lib Dems call for Urgent Review of the running of Liverpool Clinical Commissioning Group

The NHS needs to have people within it capable of developing long-term strategies in the light of short term difficulties. Today I have written to the Chief Executive of NHS Improvement asking his organisation to undertake an immediate inspection of … Continue reading

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If we want good health we need to pay for it

Norman Lamb was a first class Health Minister and Lib Dem Health Spokesperson. The policy he announced today shows courage and determination as well as a desire to bring people of all Parties and none together  to try and achieve … Continue reading

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Stop the transfer of services from LCH to the Royal and Alder Hey announced today

The Royal Hospital has enough problems with its own rebuild programme to be able to take over the servcies of LCH. It has few competences in community based health practice Liverpool’s Lib Dem Leader, Cllr Richard Kemp, has asked the … Continue reading

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Let’s have a real debate about drugs

Donald Trump probably thinks that this is a number of shamrock plants. It is in fact cannabis! We need to reconsider as a society how we deal with this and other drugs At the Lib Dem Spring Conference we held … Continue reading

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