Archive for Tag: CCG

  • GP beds in Much Wenlock saved!

    A month ago I ended my piece about the GP beds with the words “This may be the end of the line for the GP beds, but Much Wenlock will not give them up without a fight!”. Well, fight we did, and we succeeded. Linda Davies presented the petition at the Shropshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG)…

  • GP beds at risk in Much Wenlock – update 4

    This is my fourth update on the campaign to maintain the GP beds at the Lady Forester Nursing Home in Much Wenlock. At the Shropshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) Board meeting  on 14th September the Chair, Dr Julian Povey, received a petition from Mrs Linda Davies, Chair of the League of Friends of Lady Forester Nursing Home, Much Wenlock,…

  • GP beds at risk in Much Wenlock – update 2

    This is the second update on my campaign to maintain the GP beds at the Lady Forester Nursing Home in Much Wenlock. Updated information is now coming thick and fast This morning I spoke on the BBC Radio Shropshire breakfast programme with Eric Smith and Clare Ashford and you can hear what I said at 2:19. This link…

  • GP beds at risk in Much Wenlock – update 1

    This is the first update on my campaign to maintain the GP beds at the Lady Forester Nursing Home in Much Wenlock. I will have a meeting with Prof Rod Thomson, Shropshire Council’s Director of Public Health, this week. I have a meeting scheduled next week with Philip Dunne MP. I have put a paper to…

  • GP beds at risk in Much Wenlock

    Only six years after I chaired  Much Wenlock Town Council’s campaign to save the Lady Forester Nursing Home from sale and development for housing, the Pathway 2 rehabilitation beds (or, as we know them locally, the four GP beds) are now under threat. The Governing Body Of Shropshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) met on 10th August. Effectively,…