TUC rally and next week’s action against Health Bill

Report by LondonKeepOurNHSPublic
Published: 03/02/12

Briefing Note on Sec of State for Health (Allyson Pollock)
Itís the end of the English NHS... unless we all fight for it.
Lobby BMA Regional Council
Lords Demo

Government under pressure over Health Bill

The prediction that government ministers will have to amend Lansley’s Health Bill to get it through the House of Lords is good news. It shows the pressure the government is under.

Major climb down by the government predicted

But these amendements would still leave most of the threats to our NHS in place - See Alyson Pollock’s Briefing no 11 attached.

Growing opposition

363 doctors signed this letter to the Telegraph last weekend.

Overwhelming majority of NHS staff oppose Bill

Details of 38 degrees poll

Stephen Fry tweets against Bill

Crucial time for action

TUC SAVE OUR NHS RALLY
Wednesday 7 March 6pm
Central Hall Westminster

The TUC have finally called a rally against the bill under the banner of the All Together for the NHS

www.tuc.org.uk/social/tuc-20551-f0.cfm

In the meantime please support and publicse these actions

Lobby the BMA
Tuesday 07 February 6pm
BMA Tavistock Square, WC1

Leaflet attached above

www.facebook.com/events/292530860803596/

Lobby the House of Lords as Lansley’s Bill reaches Report Stage
Wednesday 08 February 2.30 - 8.30 pm
Old Palace Yard, Westminster, Opposite the Lords

Leaflet attached above

www.facebook.com/events/277566832305621/

Candle lit demonstration and Q&A session
Sunday 05 February 5pm
Enfield Town Market Place, The George

Health Worker Network Meeting against the Bill
Saturday 4 February 12-4pm
Room 2C, University of London Union, Malet St, WC1

Lobbies of Simon Hughes and Lynne Featherstone

Watch this space

Keep our NHS Public New Leaflet and post card to Cameron

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New leaflet attached above.

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