Monthly Archives: August 2013

Police Called to Deal With Vicars and Beverley Ladies

By George McManus (Friends of Beverley Hospital) Campaigners working to support Beverley Hospital were shocked on Saturday when hospital staff threatened them with police arrest during a peaceful protest. About 40 members of the public from Churches Together in Beverley, political parties and trades unions gathered to give the hospital a symbolic hug but were told […]

Circle of Care Beverley Hospital Sat 10am. Our Press Release

Circle Of Care”. Event to Defend East Riding Community Hospital Beverley. Saturday 24th August 10am Swinemoor Lane HU17 0FA. Save Our NHS Hull and East Yorkshire activists will be joining Friends of Beverley Hospital in their “Circle of Care” event next Saturday morning (10am) as local residents seek answers regarding the current crisis that has beset the […]

Street Stall Wednesday 21st Hedon Post Office 7 Market Place, Hedon, HU12 8JA.

KeepNHSPublicPetitionBlog There will be a Street Stall in Hedon on Wednesday, details above. We will be collecting signatures for our petition which calls on the Government to “Keep Our NHS Hull and E. Yorkshire Public” as the spectre of mass privatisation of services looms large. Virgin Healthcare are already involved in delivery of public services. There […]

Online Petition. “Keep Hull and East Riding NHS Public!”

Please sign and forward this e petition to keep the pressure on not to sell off OUR NHS to privateering pirates, Join our mass demo at Beverley Hospital Sat 24th August 1030. Come in fancy dress, bring banners and flags. Let’s leave no one in any doubt: Hands Off Our NHS! “WHO CARES?!” The answer […]

Press Release in Response to Ongoing Crisis at Beverley Hospital

Health Campaigners in the East Riding have reacted with dismay at the news that Humber Trust’s response to the damning report into Beverley Hospital, published last week, will not be made public as it is submitted to the Care Quality Commission. The CQC report resulted in the hospital having 2/3rds of it’s capacity shut, just […]

Beverley Demo Wed 3.30. Our Press Release

Save Our NHS Hull and East Yorkshire will be joining a demonstration in support of Beverley Hospital which is under threat from being sold off. “Recent history has seen the Government step in to sell so called “failing” hospitals to the private sector”, said Campaign Group Secretary Theresa Vaughan. “Hitchingbrooke Hospital was taken over by […]

Demo in Support of Beverley Hospital Wed 7th August 3.30pm

There will be a second demonstration in support of Beverley Hospital in a bid to save it from being sold off following from the successful gathering on Wed 31st July which garnered such attention in the community and in the media. We also demand answers as to why The East Riding Community Hospital, a brand […]

Beverley and East Riding NHS Activists Say, “Public Health Not Private Wealth”

Campaigners have expressed their dismay at a damning report on care at Beverley’s new community hospital. The NHS watchdog, the Care Quality Commission’s recent report has led to the closure of 2/3 of the new hospital’s beds. The report states that ‘At least 65% of the trained nurses were not considered to be fully competent […]