Maybe once this is out of the way we will see some action. You can follow the Campaign Facebook page here. It’s public so you don’t need to have a Facebook account unless you want to post a comment. Meanwhile there have been some news reports of interest.
3 June 2016: Papers reveal Queen’s Hospital trust’s ‘fragile’ A&E performance as quarter of patients wait more than four hours – Romford RecorderHow is this not going to get worse if KGH A&E closes?
8 June 2016: Wigan hospital says 'unprecedented' pressure partly down to A&E closure – BBC NewsHere we have an actual example of what happens when an A&E closes.
9 June 2016: Traffic chaos causes delays at Queen’s Hospital after Rom Valley Way car park closure – Romford RecorderIf you have an outpatient appointment at Queens leave early or catch the 128.
10 June 2016: Redbridge’s population expected to grow by 46,000 in next 10 years – Ilford RecorderApparently, the decision to close KGH A&E had factored in population growth, but that was back in 2008. Have the more recent estimates been accounted for?
We do have Rachel Royall from BHRUT coming to speak at our next Coffee Morning, where we hope she will be able to shed some light on the latest situation.