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Queen backs National Health Action Party

Two members of rock legend Queen have independently given their backing to candidates from the National Health Action Party standing at the general election. Queen guitarist Brian May has endorsed the National Health Action Party's Dr Louise Irvine as part of his Common Decency campaign - as she attempts to oust the Health Secretary from South West Surrey. And Queen …

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How the NHA Party has been hitting the media this week

The Tories are not listening about the impact of planned welfare cuts (Dr Clive Peedell, Guardian letter signatory) April 3, 2015 NHA in the News http://gu.com/p/478x2 Read More » Promises Just ‘Empty Rhetoric’ (Dr Louise Irvine, Farnham Herald) April 3, 2015 NHA in the News http://moteprime.org/images/NHA/Local-Newspapers/Farnham-Herald-2015-04-03-Letters-LI.jpg Read More » Wyre Forest: Your guide to the General Election (Dr Richard Taylor, …

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The Tories are having an NHS election panic

Statement from NHA co-leader, Dr Clive Peedell, on Jeremy Hunt's announcement of an extra  £8bn for the NHS (Story here: http://www.theguardian.com/society/2015/mar/29/jeremy-hunt-pledges-extra-8bn-for-nhs-if-conservatives-win-election) "On Saturday David Cameron was pledging a 24/7 NHS based on misleading evidence and inadequate funding. 24 hours later, his Health Secretary appears to be pledging an extra £8bn for the NHS. It's clear that with less than 6 weeks …

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Cameron misleading over weekend mortality in 24/7 NHS election bribe

STATEMENT FROM DR LOUISE IRVINE OF THE NATIONAL HEALTH ACTION PARTY reacting to David Cameron's 24/7 NHS pledge "This a rather desperate attempt by David Cameron to bribe voters with a policy that’s already in place, money that doesn’t exist and misleading information. Patients already receive weekend emergency care and have access to whatever diagnostic tests are needed.  It's nonsense to …

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How the NHA Party has been making news this week

Brian May voices his support for NHA candidate Dr Louise Irvine (BBC Surrey) Dr Louise Irvine on Sky News on why you need a strong NHS for a strong economy Our NHS is the best – let’s fight for it (Rik Evans, Western Morning News) A&E GPs spent £13m on consultants (Dr Louise Irvine, Evening Standard) Cameron’s biggest broken promise on …

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Labour’s profit cap on private health companies unworkable and doesn’t go far enough

Statement from Dr Louise Irvine of the National Health Action Party, reacting to Labour's profit cap on private health companies: "We welcome Labour's commitment to reduce the role of the private sector but it doesn't go far enough, just as their pledge to increase NHS funding by £2.5bn won't stop the NHS from teetering over the cliff-edge. Every pound flowing …

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Queen star backs National Health Action Party candidate battling to oust Health Secretary in South West Surrey

The Queen star Brian May has endorsed the National Health Action Party's Dr Louise Irvine as he launches a new campaign ahead of the general election for Common Decency among MPs and she attempts to oust the Health Secretary. More details here: http://www.buzzfeed.com/emilyashton/is-this-just-fantasy Statement from Dr Louise Irvine: "I feel very honoured to be among a tiny group of people …

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Media coverage of NHA this past week

Will pharmacists in GP surgeries ease delays? (Dr Louise Irvine, letter to the Times) THE election race for Oxford West and Abingdon constituency is heating up (Dr Helen Salisbury, Oxford Mail) Election 2015 STADIUM (Rik Evans, West Briton News) NHS must keep control of cancer care, says Stafford NHA Party candidate (Karen Howell, Staffs Newsletter) Nigel Farage’s experience does not …

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