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Hospital beds closures ruled out by CCGs

Bed closures at Ilkeston Community Hospital have been categorically ruled out as part of Derbyshire CCGs plans to make in-year saving of 3% during 2018/19.

NHS decisionmakers under scrutiny at Erewash public meeting

Local MP Maggie Throup has thanked members of the public as well as NHS representatives from across Derbyshire, for their participation in a meeting to discuss the future of Erewash’s health economy and has condemned the actions of Labour Party members who used “bullyboy tactics” in an attempt to

EREWASH HEALTH ECONOMY – PUBLIC MEETING

Maggie Throup MP, Member of Parliament for Erewash, is pleased to announce details of her forthcoming public panel discussion regarding the future of Erewash’s health economy.

Maggie Throup MP: Are you Erewash’s Best Small Shop?

Local MP Maggie Throup is calling on small shopkeepers from across Erewash to enter the Best Small Shops Competition, celebrating the creativity of small shops and the central role they play in their local community.

STATEMENT: EREWASH HEALTH ECONOMY UPDATE

Maggie Throup MP, Member of Parliament for Erewash has released the following statement regarding Ilkeston Community Hospital and the wider health economy across Erewash:

COMMONWEALTH TREES TO BE PLANTED BY ROYAL APPOINTMENT

Erewash MP Maggie Throup is asking local schools and community groups across Erewash to come forward with proposals of where to plant five new trees that have been donated by the Woodland Trust as part of the Queen’s Commonwealth Canopy Scheme.

Maggie welcomes multi-million pound ambulance investment

Local MP Maggie Throup has welcomed the announcement of £4,992,000 to improve ambulance services across the East Midlands.

The funding is part of £36.3 million of sustainability and transformation partnership (STP) funding announced by the Health Minister Stephen Barclay.

Labour has misled the public over local hospital

Erewash MP Maggie Throup has moved to reassure local residents over the future provision of services at Ilkeston Community Hospital, and has spoken of her anger at attempts by Labour to unduly cause alarm.