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Thursday, January 08, 2009
Hayes Cottage Hospital Night Vigil
A vigil against the privatisation of Hayes Cottage Hospital, The local health authority was keen to sell off care of the elderly and local GP's failed to support the Hospital. Dr English only offering support when it was to late, despite being a health authority member.
The picture includes Marge Bayne, The Pallister family, pensioners leader Harold Goodwin, Graham Tomlin and some excellent COHSE nurses, including Sylvia Bennett.