Save Our NHS campaign group call public meeting

A public meeting has been organised for Friday 26th May to discuss the campaign to help protect the Isle of Wight’s health services from further cuts.

Waiting to set off on march

Members of the Isle of Wight Save Our NHS Facebook Group have organised a meeting to build support for the campaign to help protect health services on the Isle of Wight.

If you haven’t come across it before, the purpose of the Group is,

“To establish an Island-wide organisation to secure the future of the Island NHS and recognise that health and social care is a right for all”

Set up in response to the Sustainability Transform Programme (STP), the group say,

“The Isle of Wight has more than most to lose through this programme. We also aim to stop privatisation of any form of OUR NHS.

“The group promotes cross Party working and also encourages open and honest opinion.”

Where and when
The meeting will be held at the brilliant Aspire, Dover Street, Ryde on Friday 26th May 6.30 to 8.30pm.

The organisers are asking for a £1 donation per person to cover the cost of the hall.

To confirm your attendance follow the link to the EventBrite Page.

Visit the Save Our NHS Facebook Group for more detail.

Location map
View the location of this story in Ryde, England, United Kingdom.

Monday, 15th May, 2017 4:01pm



Filed under: Government, Health, Island-wide, Top story, What's On

Any views or opinions presented in the comments below are solely those of the author and do not represent those of OnTheWight.

Leave your Reply

3 Comments on "Save Our NHS campaign group call public meeting"

newest oldest most voted
Email updates?
Listened to Jeremy Hunt lying through his teeth on Radio 4 PM this afternoon. He intimated that the ransomware “attack” on the NHS was targeted praised the NHS cyber security team for quickly bringing it under control. The reality is that it was a random attack that affected both private individuals and institutions worldwide. Microsoft patched the vulnerability that this malware used back in March, so only… Read more »
Don Smith
NHS, Prisons, Education, Immigration, all gone to the dogs – Yet Mrs May wants to legalise fox hunting again. Talk about priorities. Once again looking after the sordid needs of the few. I could never support any political party that wants to kill animals for pleasure. This barbaric pastime should remain illegal. I wonder how the Tory candidate for the IoW would vote if the legalisation of… Read more »
I always work on the principle that a refusal to answer answers the question. I think Seely’s lack of comment on this tells us all we need to know. Just as when Hunt refused to answer questions on whether he knew about the vulnerability of the NHS to “cyber attack” and whether he refused to fund updates that would protect against it (Radio 4 PM) Just as… Read more »