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1p on income tax for the NHS and that’s just the start

The NHS needs more money. No-one should be any doubt about that. The NHS cannot operate without staff from ward orderlies to Consultants. It needs huge numbers of supplies from drugs to loo rolls; from blankets to bed pans; from … Continue reading

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Some facts about the NHS and the amendment on the Queens Speech

Over the last few hours I have seen a load of twaddle talked about the NHS and the Labour amendment on the Queens Speech largely by people who seem to know little about how the NHS or Parliament works. Let’s … Continue reading

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Lib Dem proposals to save our beloved NHS

  Picketing and demonstrations or a properly costed policy which will provide proper long-term funding for the NHS. Which do you think is the most likely to succeed? On Saturday Labour in Liverpool picketed the Royal Liverpool hospital in support … Continue reading

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Getting the public/private relationship right

The Parklands School in Liverpool which is costing us £4.3 million a year to keep empty is a prime example of what went wrong under Labour’s PFI back ‘Building Schools for the Future’ programme The collapse of Carillion and the … Continue reading

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Let’s have a rational discussion about the Women’s Hospital

The Liverpool Women’s Hospital provides an important service to women and new-born babies. We must carefully and rationally consider its future. Four years ago, the life of my grandson Jonah was saved by the staff at the Women’s Hospital. He … 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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Will demonstrating save or help the NHS?

A couple of Labour councillors criticised us Lib Dems for not supporting a demonstration yesterday in favour of the NHS. It’s a pity that they weren’t listening in the so-called debate we had on the issue on Wednesday in the … Continue reading

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