Speeches recovered from the Conservative party’s online archive
objectives and ethos of the NHS and are completely committed to the principle that NHS services should be free
the NHS. In a society in which many institutions are weakened, the social solidarity of the NHS has been
let me say what I think is so important about the NHS in this election campaign and the promises I want
weekend the Conservatives were out fighting for our NHS.
Andrew Lansley was in Greater Manchester
ability to pay. These were the ideals upon which the NHS was founded almost sixty years ago. They are the
co-payments goes against the core values of the NHS—in fact, one of its most cherished principles, namely
today is simple. If we get nursing right, we get the NHS right. If we get the proper systems in place for
coming to light indicating that, under Labour, the NHS is failing. Dirty hospitals with high infection rates
Remember "24 hours to save the NHS"?
Remember how they were going to get rid
of Government plans. It is called the Four Year NHS National Plan. It comes after the Ten Year Transport
to people who are violent or aggressive towards NHS staff is long overdue.
The Assembly and
National Assembly Library and get the briefs on how the NHS estate was managed between 1979 and 1997 and how
won't apologise for telling the truth about the NHS. Or doing what we think is right. Or leading the
tribute to the tremendous work you carry out in the NHS, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year and to express my
I would love to report that the NHS in Wales had turned the corner since this long overdue
was published on the same day as the report on the NHS in England, which was largely positive.
Minister said that everyone would have access to NHS dentistry. To give him his due in April he finally
since the advent of devolution - the future of our NHS in Wales.
Health, after all is not only
Government has chosen to place on this crucial part of NHS service delivery. It is disgraceful that it is only
"But I also said, in that same speech, that the NHS must come first. There's a simple reason for this
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