It is vital you have a say about the future of healthcare in Cumbria.
Thursday, 29 September, 2016 at 2:08PM
Cottage hospital beds face the axe, while maternity and emergency care in west Cumbria will be downgraded as part of radical proposals published by health bosses today.
Thursday, 29 September, 2016 at 2:05PM
A mum who stood up at a public meeting and told health bosses her baby would have died without consultants in Whitehaven has backed the Times & Star's Save Our Services campaign.
Thursday, 29 September, 2016 at 11:30AM
Groups representing midwives, mothers and doctors across north and west Cumbria have raised serious concerns about plans to remove consultant-led care from Whitehaven.
Thursday, 29 September, 2016 at 9:19AM
Campaigners have accused health bosses of failing to listen to public concerns by ploughing ahead with controversial plans.
Thursday, 29 September, 2016 at 9:17AM
West Cumbrian politicians have spoken out following the publication of the health plans.
Thursday, 29 September, 2016 at 9:15AM
SILLOTH: Wednesday, October 12, 6.30pm to 8.30pm, Solway Technology Community College.
Thursday, 29 September, 2016 at 9:12AM
Serious recruitment difficulties, not cost-cutting, have been blamed for major changes to north and West Cumbria’s health services.
Thursday, 29 September, 2016 at 9:09AM
An MP has accused health chiefs of failing to provide vital detail about transport.
Thursday, 29 September, 2016 at 9:04AM
North Cumbria's new maternity boss claims the distance between the Whitehaven and Carlisle hospitals "is not actually that far".
Thursday, 29 September, 2016 at 7:52AM
The Success Regime’s proposals for the future of healthcare in West Cumbria have been met with outrage, disappointment and disgust.
Tuesday, 27 September, 2016 at 1:58PM
Health chief Sir Neil McKay has insisted he wouldn't be part of any plans that put patients in west Cumbria at risk.
Tuesday, 27 September, 2016 at 8:23AM
A pensioner has joined the fight to save beds at Maryport’s cottage hospital after witnessing bed-blocking in Carlisle’s Cumberland Infirmary.
Monday, 26 September, 2016 at 12:00PM
Health chiefs will today unveil plans to overhaul north Cumbria's NHS - including potentially controversial proposals for maternity services, paediatrics and community hospital beds.
Monday, 26 September, 2016 at 6:30AM
More than 400 people turned out to a heated public meeting over health services in Whitehaven.
Friday, 23 September, 2016 at 10:26AM
Maryport hospital campaigners say they have been given their first glimmer of hope by NHS Cumbria partnership boss Claire Molloy.
Friday, 23 September, 2016 at 6:30AM
A tearful new mum whose six-week-old baby would likely have died if there were no consultants in Whitehaven has made a heartfelt public plea to health chiefs.
Thursday, 22 September, 2016 at 3:44PM
THE man behind plans to change health services across West Cumbria will face questions from borough councillors.
Thursday, 22 September, 2016 at 12:00PM
“Gagged” midwives have been told they are “emotional” and “unprofessional” after raising concerns about the future of the West Cumberland Hospital’s maternity unit.
Thursday, 22 September, 2016 at 6:30AM
People in Workington can continue to see GPs seven days a week after a successful pilot scheme.
Wednesday, 21 September, 2016 at 4:15PM