Month: May 2011

Pledge to join the vigil for the NHS

Soon, our MPs will debate the third reading of Andrew Lansley’s Health and Social Care Bill in the Commons. It’s a crucial step in the passage of any legislation, and a yes vote will move the controversial measures significantly closer to becoming law. That evening, as our health service faces its biggest shake-up since its […]

Defend the NHS demo

Around 200 people attended a Defend the NHS march and rally on Saturday 21st May in opposition to the Tory led governments Health and Social Care bill.  Speakers included Baroness Haleh Afshar. Further details of the campaign can be found at

York TUC support Defend the NHS rally

At our May meeting we agreed to support the York Defend the NHS Rally.  Details below: Further details about the march and campaign at the Defend out NHS York site