The Tredegar Practice is proud to be supporting the Save Our Surgeries campaign.
Changes to how GP surgeries are funded mean that some are at real risk of closing. Whilst we are not one of those at risk we wish to show our support to those that are. You can find out more information on the issues and the campaign via the links below:
Save Our Surgeries on Facebook
Jubilee Street Practice - an award winning practice that is one of those at risk
Articles from The Independent and The Guardian
For petitions, sign the local MPIG Petition and also the Royal College of General Practitioners Campaign Petition
NEW PETITION about a different issue but with the same potential of result of local surgeries closing.
WEDNESDDAY 26TH NOVEMBER - PUBLIC MEETING
Covering the 3 Boroughs most affected: Hackney, Tower Hamlets and Newham. More details here.
SATURDAY 5TH SEPTEMBER - JARROW MARCH
A group of mums marched all the way from Jarrow to London culminating with a rally in Trafalgar Square.
You can read about the march on their website and also on the BBC website.
WEDNESDAY 6TH AUGUST - PETITION
A petition signed by over 20000 people was delivered to Downing Street. Click here for a video of the event
SATURDAY 5TH JULY SAVE OUR SURGERIES – NHS BIRTHDAY MARCH
Click here to View Pictures of the March
You can also read about the march at the BBC website and in the Mirror
THURSDAY 5TH JUNE SAVE OUR SURGERIES MARCH
Watch a Video of the March or View Pictures
You can also read about the march at GP Online and in East End Life