Category Campaigning

Stop CETA: Backdoor Trade Deal That Threatens the NHS

Having seen of the Trans Atlantic Trade and Investment Partnership, which would have but turbo boosters under the lucrative parts of the NHS being sold off to US Corporations with no scrutiny, the People’s NHS in alliance with Save Our NHS Hull and East Yorkshire plus War on Want have been lobbying local MEP’s. The […]

RIP TTIP But Beware of the CETA Threat to Our NHS

Lobby your MEP to prevent the backdoor sell off of our NHS. Who says campaigning doesn’t work? In May this year following two years of relentless petitioning, lobbying, door knocking and with the occasional march thrown in for good measure, the Cameron Government was forced into an embarrassing climbdown by giving in to public pressure; […]

Sensational Victory as Campaign to Exclude NHS From TTIP Wins the Day

+ PM forced into embarrassing U turn as cross Party alliance threatens Queen’s Speech defeat. + Victory hailed by anti privatisation campaigners.   Local NHS Campaigner Leader Theresa Vaughan is, “absolutely delighted” as her team’s campaign to exclude the NHS from the controversial Transatlantic Trade and Investment (which includes appeal courts sitting in secret judgement on privatisation deals) won a […]

Public Meeting Wed 1st June: ” The NHS Sell Off: A Global Business Plan”

Speakers include Nick Dowson, author and political commentator who is a leading national campaigner and The National Health Action Party’s Northern Regional Coordinator. When: Wednesday 1st June 7PM Where: Union Mash Up , Princes Avenue, Hull HU5 3QA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/1182561745109677/ “NHS founder Nye Bevan said, ‘the NHS will remain as long as there are people […]

We Need Clarity Not Soundbites on the NHS and TTIP

With the European Union In/Out referendum due to take centre stage following Parliamentary elections in the UK outside England as well as Local ballots across Britain tomorrow, it is absolutely vital that our politicians provide clarity regarding the much vaunted Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership. Michael Bowsher QC is the Chair of the Bar EU […]

TTIP: Ask Your MP to Support Alan Johnson’s Motion!

The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) presents a real and live danger to our NHS by levering he Public Sector out of providing care, and giving unprecedented protection for US Corporations to cherry pick the profitable contracts. Former Secretary of State for Health, Hessle and Hull West MP Alan Johnson has tabled an Early Day Motion to urge […]

Breaking News…Support Our Hospital Doctors Hull Royal Picket Line

Hospital Doctors across our region will be taking industrial action from 8am tomorrow (Wed 6th April). We urge residents and the community as a whole to support their struggle by joining the picket line at Hull Royal from 10am. Theresa Vaughan is the Secretary of Save Our NHS Hull and E. Yorkshire. She said, “By […]