Wards 14 & 15 – What the CCG isn’t telling you – Bedale

Today the CCG are in Bedale for the consultation. Bedale residents' journeys are going to increase from a 30 minute bus journey to a 2 hour 54 minute marathon to visit relatives in Auckland Park and a  17 mile round trip to The Friarage by car becomes a 60 mile round trip to Auckland Park. … Continue reading Wards 14 & 15 – What the CCG isn’t telling you – Bedale

Wards 14 & 15 – What the CCG isn’t telling you – Hawes

The CCG were in Hawes yesterday. The proposed closure of Wards 14 and 15 and the moving of mental health services to Darlington and Auckland Park will have a dramatic impact on Hawes residents. What was already a 2hour 43 minute journey to the Friarage by bus will become a 3 hour 13 minute journey and … Continue reading Wards 14 & 15 – What the CCG isn’t telling you – Hawes

Wards 14 & 15 – What the CCG doesn’t tell you – Catterick Garrison

The CCG consultation moves to Catterick Garrison Library today. At first glance, closing Wards 14 & 15 and moving the provision to West Park in Darlington isn't going to be much of an issue - after all Darlington is about the same distance as Northallerton. The NHS Choices website shows that the bus (and train) journey is 1 hour 15 minutes … Continue reading Wards 14 & 15 – What the CCG doesn’t tell you – Catterick Garrison

Wards 14 & 15 – what the CCG doesn’t tell you – Northallerton

The CCG consultation team are in Northallerton today. At present 23% of the service users come from Northallerton so closing the wards will impact almost 1 in 4 of the most local patients and their relatives. The NHS Choices recommended journey to visit a relative in Auckland Park will involve a 1 hour 15 minute … Continue reading Wards 14 & 15 – what the CCG doesn’t tell you – Northallerton

Wards 14 & 15 – what the CCG don’t tell you – Richmond

The CCG consultation moves to Richmond Library today. At first glance, closing Wards 14 & 15 and moving the provision to West Park in Darlington isn't going to be much of an issue - after all Darlington is about the same distance as Northallerton. The NHS Choices website shows that the bus journey is 48 … Continue reading Wards 14 & 15 – what the CCG don’t tell you – Richmond