Archive for the ‘Health’ Category

Ealing Lib Dems have played an active part in the cross-party campaign in the borough against plans to downgrade 4 A&Es in North West London and other hospital services at Ealing Hospital. Earlier this month I joined a cross party group of councillors in giving evidence to the Independent Review Panel which has been asked by the Health Secretary to look […]

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My review of the 2012/13 Council Year

by Nigel Bakhai on 8 June, 2013

After two years with a 100% perfect attendance record, the figures for the council year 2012/13 show that I attended 42 out of a possible 43 meetings or 98% of council meetings I  was due to attend. I attended all 8 of the full council meetings (these are meetings of all 69 councillors represented in the borough), […]

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Please find below a copy of my speech to the March meeting of the Health & Adult Social Services Standing Scrutiny Panel on the proposals to reconfigure hospital services across North West London including Ealing Hospital:- Thank you Chair for giving me a brief opportunity to speak on behalf of the Lib Dem group in […]

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Please find below a copy of the text of my speech to the July 2012 council meeting in response to a Labour motion on plans to reconfigure Hospital services in North West London:- Thank you Mr Mayor.  The future of Ealing Hospital and the NHS in North West London is the number one issue facing […]

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Ealing Hospital Merger

by Nigel Bakhai on 31 December, 2011

At the December meeting of Ealing Council. I called for a cross-party campaign to save Ealing Hospital and suggested a joint letter to the Chief Executive of Ealing Hospital on behalf of all three political parties represented on Ealing Council and all residents to express their concern at the proposed merger between Ealing Hospital Trust and North West […]

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The Future of Ealing Hospital

by Nigel Bakhai on 13 December, 2011

Here is the text of a speech I made at full council in December 2011, in response to a Labour petition on the proposed merger between Ealing Hospital Trust and North West London Hospital Trust I welcome the opportunity for this debate not least because the Lib Dem group tried to submit a motion on […]

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