Once again we have a community of ‘campers’ settling in the railway car park - paying nil and inconveniencing the paying public who work in surrounding towns, and it is left to the hard working public to meet the costs.
I read with interest Dr Matt Shepherd’s reply to Dr Thimmegowda’s letter highlighting the Nicholls report which condemns the closure of local hospitals and/or their services which then necessitates extra transport times to larger regional centres.
As clinicians we rarely want to enter into debate with colleagues in the pages of the media. However, we are concerned that the details contained in Dr Thimmegowda’s letter are misleading and may cause unnecessary alarm for local people.1 comment
The Mid Yorkshire Health Authority’s spin, supported by Miss Fishwick, consultant gynaecologist, in the Dewsbury Reporter, May 11, for changes in women’s and children’s services is yet again astonishing to say the least.1 comment
A new scheme aiming to boost market trade across Kirklees is to be launched next week.
I am usually a Conservative voter I am also on the committee of Save Local Hospital Services, it does not stop me whoever joins our group.
Kirklees Council’s interest in becoming part of a Combined Authority for West Yorkshire and beyond is an important step towards addressing traffic congestion at Cooper Bridge and in Ravensthorpe.
May I congratulate Stephen Eames and the management team running Dewsbury Hospital on the improved appointment system which I experienced for the first time recently.
It appears that the chair of North Kirklees CCG, Dr David Kelly, cares little for the NHS as an institution.
I am Cyril Stansfield, currently living in Batley, but I was born and brought up in Mirfield.
There must be thousands of people still living in Dewsbury who worked in local mills when they were flourishing and have happy memories of the camaraderie which existed there.
An employment law specialist based in Kirklees has made a brand new appointment to its legal team.
Green Future Building (GFB), a Heckmondwike based social enterprise, had a successful weekend at the Royal Horticultural Society’s Harrogate Spring Flower Show winning a Gold Award .
A Dewsbury firm is set to expand its operations to the other side of the world.
Cosmetics giant Superdrug will close their Dewsbury store next month.1 comment
Road improvements and repairs totalling £23m will take place throughout Kirklees over the next two years.
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