Monthly Archives: July 2014

Model Letter. Why The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) Is Terminal For The NHS

Dear Editor I write to alert your readers to one of the biggest threats to face public services and our health service in particular, in decades. It comes in the form of an international trade agreement currently been negotiated without any reference to the electorate. The agreement is called the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership […]

Message for Hull Clinical Commissioning Group

Community campaigners will deliver an overwhelming message of support for a publicly owned NHS, with a petition signed by over 5,000 people from Hull to the Hull Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) this Friday. The campaign will also hand in a NHS 66th Birthday card , where the public were invited to write personal messages of […]

Stop NHS Privatisation: Dates for Your Diary

The Peoples NHS in association with Save Our NHS Hull and E. Yorkshire are stepping up the campaign to raise awareness with the public that the National Health Service is up for sale to the highest bidder. Services such as Anxiety and Depression, plus Muscular Skeletal  are to join the Walk in Centres in private […]

An Activist Writes: “The NHS: A 66th Anniversary or a Funeral?”

 Peter Asquith Cowan, a local NHS and Unite Activist writes,   This year is the 66th Anniversary of the founding of the NHS. It was one of the greatest results of two World Wars. It was the central hub of Sir William Beveridge’s  Report which led to the creation of the Welfare State. Now it is […]

Sat 5th July Hull City Centre: “Celebrate the Birthday of the NHS and Say NO to Privatisation”

The NHS was recently recognised by the influential Washington Foundation as the world’s best Healthcare Service. You can read about it here. http://www.theguardian.com/society/2014/jun/17/nhs-health But as Dr. Alyson Pollock, Professor of Public Medicine at the University of London explains, our NHS is being sold off for profit often in secret. The People’s NHS is a campaign supported by […]