Saturday 10th March 2018
North East March and Rally for the NHS
On Saturday March 10th the Save South Tyneside Hospital Campaigners took part in a vibrant march and rally in Newcastle, organised by KONP North East, as part of the fight in the north east to safeguard the future of our NHS against the downgrading and closure of hospital services. The march from Framlington Place for a rally at the Monument was joined by around 1000 people. The rally was addressed by actors Stephen Tompkinson and Denis Lawson. It was also addressed by 8 NHS campaigns from the regions. Emma Lewell-Buck MP for South Shields and Roger Nettleship SSTHC Chair spoke on behalf of SSTHC.