Tag: health reform

Anger over NHS crisis provokes yet another mass demonstration

The national NHS demonstration that took place over the last few days was a collective scream at the Government not to tamper any further with the UK healthcare system. This winter has seen the worst crisis in living memory stretch NHS resources to the absolute limit; NHS Trusts nationwide have been absolutely clear that although […]

In A Right State!

Tickets are now available to come and see Banner Theatre’s “In A Right State!” production, being hosted by York TUC at Scarcroft Primary School. Click here for ticket info. Speakers at the event include Neil Foster (Policy & Campaigns Officer, TUC Yorkshire & Humber) and Leigh Wilks (President, York TUC). They will be present to talk […]

A big show of support for socialist healthcare – a poor show of silence by the corporate media

It’s not every year that the first day of a party conference is met by 60,000 activists, marching in opposition to a single political issue. But, as the famously astute (yet famously ineffectual) Chancellor Nigel Lawson drily observed – “The NHS is the closest thing that the English have to a religion”. On Sunday 29th […]