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Top Huddersfield doctors discuss vote of no confidence to sack CCG bosses

GPs consider 'nuclear option' after 'appalling' decision on town's A&E

Dr Alan Brook, Dr Steve Ollerton and Carol McKenna, chief officer of Greater Huddersfield CCG
Dr Alan Brook, Dr Steve Ollerton and Carol McKenna, chief officer of Greater Huddersfield CCG

Huddersfield hospital shake-up chief: 'It's not a popularity contest'

Local NHS chief Dr Alan Brook and Dr Steve Ollerton defend pushing forward with controversial plans

Hands Off HRI: Five key moments from the campaign

We pick five of the most significant moments in the campaign to save Huddersfield's A&E

D-day looms for Huddersfield and Calderdale hospitals decision

Up to 250 people can attend ... but they can't ask any more questions

Huddersfield health boss criticises NHS England for 'almost' putting money before quality

Health chiefs speak out as CCG faces 'fantastically difficult' job of breaking even

Hospital shake-up chief Dr Steve Ollerton up for re-election as CCG boss

Campaign outrage as Dr Ollerton 'anticipated' to serve three more years as Huddersfield health director

Majority of Kirklees GPs condemn plan which would shut Huddersfield's A&E

And 90% of GPs responding to doctors' group survey are against hospitals shake-up

Are you more likely to smoke if you come from Huddersfield?

Report finds Kirklees smokers aren't great quitters - and we have higher than average smoking-related deaths

'Unsustainable' Huddersfield NHS services face rising cuts as bosses fight to keep their jobs

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CCG expected to save £6.5m this year and 'significantly' more the following year

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary and Calderdale Royal Hospital

Hudderfield and Calderdale Hospital Trust told it needs to improve

The Care Quality Commission has published its report today - and identifies a list of areas that must improve

Greater Huddersfield CCG rated 'requires improvement' in NHS England report

And Huddersfield health chiefs could face sack if they spend over strict NHS cost-cutting regime

Hip operation wait is 'not good enough' says Huddersfield health chief

Dr Steve Ollerton says failures to operate within 36 hours is 'not good enough'

Hands Off HRI: Campaigners attempt to gatecrash health chiefs' 'party'

Campaigners turn up with party hats and balloons asking to be let into CCG event

Hands Off HRI: Health chief says he'd rather PFI bailout money was spent 'in community'

CCG chief Dr David Hughes says failing to develop Halifax site would be 'irresponsible use of public money

Private firms bidding for NHS work

Which Huddersfield health bosses earned over £100,000 last year?

We list earnings of high-earning health bosses

Anger as Right Care Right Time Right Place online consultation survey closes EARLY

Time to fill out the form has now been extended until Friday after many were cut off an hour before last night's deadline

Hands Off HRI: Campaigners hand in petitions with 80,000 signatures to health chiefs' HQ

Large number of signatures show strength against hospital shake-up plan, say campaigners


Doug Thomson
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Nick Lavigueur
Health Correspondent
Joanne Douglas
Local Government Correspondent
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Education Correspondent
Henryk Zientek
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Martin Shaw
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