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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

Fury as health chiefs vote through Huddersfield A&E closure

Cries of 'Judas' and 'traitors' ring out as it is voted through

Legal threat could derail Huddersfield A&E closure plan says Hands Off HRI

Health bosses now under 'huge pressure' to pause plan - or face High Court challenge

Huddersfield A&E D-Day: What DON'T we know yet?

There are plenty of unanswered questions - here are a few of the most crucial

HRI question Time-style event at St Pauls Hall, University of Huddersfield. Panel member, Mike Ramsden

Hull health chief Mike Ramsden: 'I'm not convinced by A&E plan - but it'll probably go ahead'

NHS chief says Huddersfield NHS bosses have failed to convince public and need to think again

Hands Off HRI: 'Very poorly thought out' - GPs' verdict on plan which could close Huddersfield's A&E

Plan 'replicates error' made in Calderdale Royal Hospital PFI, GP committee says

Huddersfield hospital shake-up bosses: 'We won't know how much cash we're getting until plan goes ahead'

And there's a plan to cut 'back-office' admin staff to make 'unsustainable' plan more sustainable

Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn with Batley and Spen by-election Labour candidate Tracy Brabin and Friends of Batley Station Chairman Clr. Gwen Lowe at Batley Railway Station

Jeremy Corbyn criticises plans to downgrade Huddersfield A&E on visit to Batley

The Labour leader attacked PFI deals and challenged Jeremy Hunt to visit the area to listen to public concerns

Virgin Care are boosting profits at the expense of patient safety, says Dewsbury MP

Paula Sherriff claims 'unethical practices' introduced to capitalise on NHS contract

Here's what the health scrutiny panel thinks of plans to close Huddersfield A&E

We look at the key criticisms made by Kirlees and Calderdale councillors

Pride and tears - how you reacted to #HandsOffHRI's trip to Westminster

Trip to Number 10 gives Huddersfield campaign national profile

Hot tickets: Five theatre shows to catch in October

Check out our guide to five of the best shows in West Yorkshire's theatres - from amateur to professional drama.

Huddersfield A&E battle taken to 10 Downing Street

And right to the door of the Department of Health

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

Decision day looms for Huddersfield A&E

Huddersfield A&E D-Day: How will decision be made and what happens next?

What happens if a decision - or no decision - is made?

Hands Off HRI are taking their fight to 10 Downing Street

Hands Off HRI: Campaigners take fight to save A&E to No 10

Follow our live coverage tomorrow when #HandsOffHRI takes battle to PM Theresa May and Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt

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