SALFORD MENTAL HEALTH PROTESTS AT LABOUR PARTY CONFERENCE Star date: 27th September 2012 PROTESTS AT WEEKEND LABOUR PARTY CONFERENCE AGAINST LABOUR PARTY COUNCILS CUTTING MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES Labour Party Conference Protest Sunday 30th September 2:30-3:30pm Outside Manchester International Conference Centre (GMEX) A demonstration will take place outside the Labour Party conference this weekend to highlight […]
BY: Paul Reed. At today’s Annual general Meeting of Manchester Mental Health & Social Care Trust, held at the Premier Inn, Manchester, Old Trafford Hotel Non-Executive Chair Director Wyn Dignan; announced the appointment of the new Chief Executive, who will take the place of Jackie Daniel who resigned from the post last month, she now is […]
Could this Simple Vitamin Help Treat Psychotic Disorders Better than Drugs? By Dr. Mercola A growing trend of drug misuse is alarming medical experts, policymakers, and patient advocates. In recent years, there has been a massive increase in off-label use of a class of drugs called “atypical niacantipsychotics.” These drugs, which include Seroquel, Zyprexa, Risperdal and […]
Manchester’s sexual health specialists launch myth-busting ‘teen diary’ initiative for World Contraception Day By Dominic Claeys-Jackson The myths surrounding contraception and sexual health are being busted through a new ‘teen diary’ initiative by Manchester’s sexual health experts. The Diary of Hannah Scott is released to tie in with World Contraception Day today, the booklet charting a […]
Attend the public meeting On The Day Edale Closes : Manchester Mental Health Service in crisis! Monday September 24th 6.30 p.m. The Mechanics Institute 103 Princess St; MI 6DD Meeting Tonight at 6:30pm Unison Organised “Manchester Mental Health & Social Care Trust In Crisis” Patients To speak out at horror treatment of being sent miles […]
Nurse makes heartfelt apology after Atos forced her to trick disabled people out of benefits SCOTS nurse Joyce Drummond reveals how thousands of genuinely ill people were set up for a fall before they had even been assessed by benefits firm Atos. A NURSE has revealed how her own life was ruined after under-fire benefits firm Atos […]
In July 2011 the Developer Urban Splash applied for Listed Building Consent to demolish the Grade II listed building known as the Ardwick & Ancoats Dispensary situated on Old Mill Street Ancoats Manchester. The Dispensary is the only Grade II listed building remaining in the area following the closure of Ancoats Hospital in 1989 followed by it’s demolition. In June 2012 of this year a decision was made by the Manchester City Council Planning Department to approve the demolition subject to the signing of a S106 agreement in relation to the re-use of the agreed heritage elements of the Listed Building in any future development of the site and referral of the application to the Secretary of State. However after having managed to obtain deferment of this decision on at least two occasions members of Ancoats Residents Forum felt so strongly about saving this important building, they decided to challenge the Planning Department’s decision and form a campaign group to raise awareness not only within the local community of Ancoats but throughout the whole of Manchester about why this Grade II listed building should remain protected.
Jewish Prof Motti Crystal Under pressure from one of the participating unions says Isreali Newspaper!
The Academic War on the Jews Published: Saturday, September 15, 2012 10:31 PM Israeli research papers are sent back unread, and boycotting Israeli academics is routine. Will they also boycott the products of israeli research that save lives? Anti-Semitism no longer shocks people. When legions of “Palestinian martyrs” started blowing themselves up in Jerusalem, […]
Rosh Hashanah Joy and Judgement The Jewish New Year Jacqueline O’ Sullivan explains the annual celebration. (Rosh Hashanah) takes place in the month of Tishri (September and October on the Gregorian calendar) and commemorates the anniversary of Creation. It is on this day that G-d opens the Book of Life and observes his creatures, deciding their […]
The meeting of ‘Fight 2 Save Ancoats Dispensary’ kicks into gear with everyone in a full room introducing themselves in turn. Last up we have Gillian:
I’m Gillian. I’m the campaign secretary. And I’m quite annoyed. This raises a smile; everyone here is more than annoyed. The room is filled with people of all ages and backgrounds who are very angry. Angry and passionate about preserving the Grade II listed building in East Manchester. Ardwick and Ancoats Dispensary, once a beautiful redbrick Gothic temple to public health but now facing demolition. Manchester city council’s planning and highways committee has signed what councillors believe will be the Dispensary’s death warrant.