NHS & Immigration – next steps

13 Jun 18

Our NHS hospitals are at breaking point because there aren’t enough staff. [1] Government red tape and made-up targets mean thousands of doctors and nurses from overseas are being blocked from coming here. [2] But now, after weeks of pressure, we could be on the...

NHS Pledge

11 Jun 18

The NHS is in the fight of its life, facing formidable enemies who don’t want it getting any more money. [1] Theresa May is deciding right now how much money she thinks our cash-starved NHS deserves. [2] If our NHS is going to survive, we...

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NHS – extra funding

9 Jun 18

It’s all over the news. Right now Theresa May is weighing up how much extra money the NHS should get right now. [1] There’s a risk she’ll spin a flimsy announcement, that doesn’t go far enough to save the NHS. [2] She’ll be banking on...

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Rothbury Hospital

1 Jun 18

Imagine having to do a 60-mile round-trip to see an ill relative in hospital. That’s what people near Rothbury face after a ward at their local hospital shut. [1] Together, 3,500 members of 38 Degrees have signed a petition to keep the ward open. [2]...

NHS Staffing Crisis

1 Jun 18

Our NHS hospitals are at breaking point because there aren’t enough staff. [2] Doctors and nurses from overseas want to work in our NHS and help ease the crisis. But government red tape and made-up targets mean they’re being blocked from coming here. [3] But...

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The results are in: which tax policies should fund our NHS?

15 May 18

Right now Theresa May is weighing up how to fund our NHS for the long-term. She could come up with a solution that gives our NHS the money it desperately needs, or she could listen to the voices telling her not to spend more money....