Category Campaigning

Election 2017. Hollie Devanney (Labour Haltemprice and Howden)

We have been asking local Parliamentary candidates for their responses to five key questions about the NHS both here and nationally. Hollie Devanney is standing for Labour in the Haltemprice and Howden Constituency. 1. What is your view of the current state of the finances in the NHS and what would be your plans for […]

Election 2017 NHS Questions: Mike Lammiman Green Party Candidate Hessle and West Hull

What is your view of the current state of the finances in the NHS and what would be your plans for the next five years, funding wise? Whilst our manifesto is yet to be published, I envisage the pledges and principles within the 2015 manifesto will remain. We will end privatisation and austerity in the […]

General Election 2017: Questions for Your Candidates

“NHS a crucial battleground in this election say activists.” Founded in 2011 in response to a toxic mix of cuts, privatisation and a top down reorganisation that no one voted for, Save Our NHS Hull and E.Yorkshire does not endorse, recommend or support any one political Party. But the group of local activists does suggest […]

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 […]