Asking questions of the Epsom-St Helier Trust, Part I Yesterday, we informed the public that the Epsom-St Helier Trust’s Estates Review document is not a benign document about mere bricks and mortar. It is about the very future of our local hospitals. KOSHH campaigners are systematically going through the document and we have already started asking […]
Month: July 2015
KOSHH campaigner in the news!
KOSHH campaigner in the news! It has never been easier to write to your local newspaper in this era of email. And with newspapers now online, the reach of newspapers goes beyond the traditional audience of people who actually buy newspapers or have them delivered. We urge everyone to be heard via the letters pages […]
The Epsom-St Helier Trust Estates Review: This is not a drill! This is the future of our hospitals!
The Epsom-St Helier Trust Estates Review: This is not a drill! This is the future of our hospitals! The Epsom-St Helier Trust has released the Estates Review document. At first glance, it seems like a harmless enough report on the bricks and mortar of our local hospitals. It might even be a bit boring. But […]
KOSHH goes to the pub!
KOSHH goes to the pub! KOSHH campaigner, Colin Crilly writes about yesterday’s stall at the Morden Brook: On the afternoon of Sunday 26 July, KOSHH had a stall at the Morden Brook pub*, as part of their event to raise funds for the Great Ormond Street Hospital. I was joined by Sandra Ash, David Ash […]
KOSHH raises awareness at the Morden Family Fun Day
KOSHH raises awareness at the Morden Family Fun Day Dave Ash, Philippa Maslin and Colin Crilly spread the word about the threat to our hospital. KOSHH campaigner Philippa Maslin writes about our presence on the weekend at the Morden Family Fun Day, an annual event held in Morden Park. Sunday 19 July 2015 was the […]
Another diary date! The Trouble With TTIP film screening
Another diary date! The Trouble With TTIP film screening TTIP – the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership – is something that KOSHH campaigners are deeply concerned about. The potential TTIP has to destroy public services in the UK, such as the NHS, is immense. Yet negotiations are happening in secret for a deal that could […]
Dates for the diary! Screenings of Sell-Off
Dates for the diary! Screenings of Sell-Off Sell-Off is an important independent documentary about what is really happening to our NHS. It helps explain why St Helier Hospital – as well as many other hospitals across the country – are currently under threat of closure or downgrading. KOSHH has held several successful public screenings of […]
KOSHH campaigners support the Newsquest journalists
KOSHH campaigners support the Newsquest journalists KOSHH campaigner Colin Crilly has sent this message to Newsquest journalists in support of their recent industrial action: On behalf of our group, I would like to wish Newsquest journalists all the very best of luck in your ongoing struggle. It is essential that there are experienced local reporters, […]
What are we celebrating on #NHS67?
What are we celebrating on #NHS67? Today the NHS turns 67. It should be a proud day of celebration. We should be able to go about our business today relaxed in the knowledge that the NHS is properly funded, properly managed and always there for us when we need it. But we are living in […]