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A list of upcoming NHS events and campaigns. If you would like your event listed, please contact ournhs@opendemocracy.net.

OurNHS will use this page to showcase our own events, as well as events by partners and others: campaigns, actions, policy meetings, talks, debates, local meetings can all be listed. 

Public Meeting - NHS/TTIP: How the US/EU Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership deal affects the NHS

Monday 3rd Feb 6.30-8.30 pm, UNITE building, 128 Theobalds Rd, Holborn

Speakers:

Dr Lucy Reynolds, research fellow - London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, expert on NHS background and the Health & Social Care Act

- on the Health and Social Care Act changes

(see Lucy interviewed here)

Rachael Maskell UNITE National Officer for health

- on the NHS and the TTIP

Linda Kaucher, researcher on international trade and from StopTTIP UK campaign

- on relevant aspects of the TTIP   

(see Linda interviewed here)

Latter part of meeting - what action can we take?

Directions:

UNITE building is 5 mins north (Southampton Row) from Holborn tube, next to brightly-lit Holborn Hotel

 

OLDER EVENTS

Invitation to submit evidence to The People’s Inquiry for London’s NHS

As the only information-gathering inquiry of its type, the People’s Inquiry are inviting organisations to participate by sharing their views and concerns on the proposed and actual changes in health services in the capital.

Specific written evidence and comments on issues of concern, up to a maximum of 3,000 words, should be submitted as soon as possible, but with a final deadline of 1 December.

Any official responses submitted to the Independent Reconfiguration Panel or other consultation processes, or additional information you feel the panel ought to take into consideration should be submitted to the People’s Inquiry.

There will be five local Public Hearings across London between 11 October and 8 November. The time available for these hearings is limited so contact the People’s Inquiry if you wish to attend or submit oral evidence to the panel.

For more information, click here

To contact the People’s Inquiry and / or submit evidence, click here

If you have any questions, doubts or suggestions about the Inquiry, send a message to: correspondence@peoplesinquiry.org

 

People’s Inquiry for London’s NHS Public Hearing – SE London

Friday 11/10/2013 14:00-19:00

This will discuss London-wide NHS issues. The time available for these hearings is limited so contact the People’s Inquiry if you wish to attend or submit oral evidence to the panel.

Lassoff Auditorium, Lewisham Hospital

For more information, click here

To contact the People’s Inquiry and / or submit evidence, click here

If you have any questions, doubts or suggestions about the Inquiry, send a message to: correspondence@peoplesinquiry.org

 

European Dimension to Health

Friday 11/10/2013 10:00-15:30

With Linda McAvan MEP and Vice-President of the European Public Health Alliance, Christopher Birt

Unite Offices Sheffield, 300 Barrow Road,  Sheffield

Free entry, but booking required

 

The NHS Uncovered: How government reforms threaten YOUR servies

Tuesday 15/10/2013 19:00

Islington Left Unity organise a discussion with Professor Sue Richards (KONP) and Mark Boothroyd (nurse and health activist) on the threats to the NHS posed by government "reforms."

Old Fire Station Community Centre, 84 Mayton Street, N7 6QT.

For more information click here

Email: islington@leftunity.org

 

Profits and Patient: Is privatisation the right cure for the NHS?

Friday 18/10/2013 18:00-19:30

 Event hosted by Save Our NHS Manchester. Leading experts discuss the effects of NHS provatisation on frontline patient care. WIth Dr Clare Gerada, chair of the Royal College of GPs; Debbie Abrahams MP, Labour MP in the Shadow Health Cabinet; Gina Dowding, head of health policy for the Green Party.

University of Manchester, University Place, Lecture Theatre A.

For more information click here

 

Public rally held by Ealing Council against plans to cut NHS hospital services in north west London

Saturday 19/10/2013 13:00

Rally opposite Ealing Hospital following the High Court decision to reject Ealing Council's request for a judicial review of the plans. Jeremy Hunt can still reject the planned downgrades. Campaigners hope to show the secreatry of state that their voice is still loud and they will not go away.

Brent Meadow, Uxbridge Road - opposite Ealing Hospital, close to Hanwell Bridge

 

People’s Inquiry for London’s NHS Public Hearing – SW London

Wednesday 23/10/2013 14:00-19:00

This will discuss London-wide NHS issues. The time available for these hearings is limited so contact the People’s Inquiry if you wish to attend or submit oral evidence to the panel.

York Gardens Library, 34 Lavender Road, Battersea SW11 2UG

For more information, click here

To contact the People’s Inquiry and / or submit evidence, click here

If you have any questions, doubts or suggestions about the Inquiry, send a message to: correspondence@peoplesinquiry.org

 

People’s Inquiry for London’s NHS Public Hearing – NE London

Friday 25/10/2013 14:00-19:00

This will discuss London-wide NHS issues. The time available for these hearings is limited so contact the People’s Inquiry if you wish to attend or submit oral evidence to the panel.

Vestry House Museum, Vestry Road, Walthamstow E17 9NH

For more information, click here

To contact the People’s Inquiry and / or submit evidence, click here

If you have any questions, doubts or suggestions about the Inquiry, send a message to: correspondence@peoplesinquiry.org

 

Derby People's Assembly

Saturday 26/10/2013 10:00-17:00

A meeting discussing NHS privatisation, austerity and the growing divide between rich and poor. For people that want to find out alternative ways of meeting the needs of the many, not the few. With a speaker from KONP (TBA).

Derby United Reform Church, Becketwell Lane DE1 1JW

Open to all - to book online click here 

Telephone 07889 274723

 

People’s Inquiry for London’s NHS Public Hearing – N London

Friday 1/11/2013 14:00-19:00

This will discuss London-wide NHS issues. The time available for these hearings is limited so contact the People’s Inquiry if you wish to attend or submit oral evidence to the panel.

Archway Methodist Central Hall, Archway Close, London N19

For more information, click here

To contact the People’s Inquiry and / or submit evidence, click here

If you have any questions, doubts or suggestions about the Inquiry, send a message to: correspondence@peoplesinquiry.org

 

Meeting aimed at discussing issues of privatisation

Tuesday 5/11/2013 18:30

Organised by a Caribbean association in Burton-on-Trent

Venue TBA - see http://www.keepournhspublic.com/index.php for updates 

 

People’s Inquiry for London’s NHS Public Hearing – NW London

Friday 08/11/2013 14:00-19:00

This will discuss London-wide NHS issues. The time available for these hearings is limited so contact the People’s Inquiry if you wish to attend or submit oral evidence to the panel.

Ealing Town Hall, New Broadway, Ealing, W5 2BY

For more information, click here

To contact the People’s Inquiry and / or submit evidence, click here

If you have any questions, doubts or suggestions about the Inquiry, send a message to: correspondence@peoplesinquiry.org

  

Event organised by newly formed KONP Derbyshire

Tuesday 12/11/2013, time TBA

Raymond Tallis will be attending. Further details will be announced and uploaded at the KONP website: http://www.keepournhspublic.com/index.php

Venue TBA


People’s Inquiry for London’s NHS Public Hearing – Central London

Friday 15/11/2013 14:00-19:00

This will discuss London-wide NHS issues. The time available for these hearings is limited so contact the People’s Inquiry if you wish to attend or submit oral evidence to the panel.

Central Hall, Westminster, Storey’s Gate, London SW1H 9NH

For more information, click here

To contact the People’s Inquiry and / or submit evidence, click here

If you have any questions, doubts or suggestions about the Inquiry, send a message to: correspondence@peoplesinquiry.org

 

999 Call for the NHS Rally

Saturday 23/11/2013

A rally to spead the word about NHS privatization and how to fight it.

Durham Town Hall, Market Place, Durham, DH1 3NJ

Updates to follow. For more information click here

 

People’s Inquiry for London’s NHS Public Hearing – Central London

Friday 29/11/2013 14:00-19:00

This will discuss London-wide NHS issues. The time available for these hearings is limited so contact the People’s Inquiry if you wish to attend or submit oral evidence to the panel.

Central Hall, Westminster, Storey’s Gate, London SW1H 9NH

For more information, click here

To contact the People’s Inquiry and / or submit evidence, click here

If you have any questions, doubts or suggestions about the Inquiry, send a message to: correspondence@peoplesinquiry.org

 

Deadline for submission of written evidence and comments to The People’s Inquiry for London’s NHS

Sunday 1/12/2013

As the only information-gathering inquiry of its type, the People’s Inquiry are inviting organisations to participate by sharing their views and concerns on the proposed and actual changes in health services in the capital.

Specific written evidence and comments on issues of concern, up to a maximum of 3,000 words, should be submitted as soon as possible, but with a final deadline of December 1.

For more information, click here

To contact the People’s Inquiry and / or submit evidence, click here

If you have any questions, doubts or suggestions about the Inquiry, send a message to: correspondence@peoplesinquiry.org

 

European Parliament and local elections

Thursday 22/5/2014 – 5/6/2014 All Day

 

NHS 66th Birthday

Saturday 5/7/2014 All Day

 

Labour Party Conference

Sunday 21/9/2014 – Wednesday 24/9/2014

Lower Mosley Street, Manchester

 

General Election

Thursday 7/5/2015


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