New update on Lucy's work to keep A&E open at night

Lucy Allan MP has been working with local Councillors, the Hospital Trust, fellow MPs, Health Ministers and NHS bodies, such as NHS Improvement, the Care Quality Commission and the NHS Education England, to secure the doctors and nurses needed to keep the A&E open 24/7.

Lucy Allan raises A&E overnight closure again in Parliament

Today during Health Questions in Parliament, local MP Lucy Allan questioned the Minister of State for Health Stephen Barclay MP about the management of Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital Trust in light of the proposed overnight closure of the A&E at Princess Royal Hospital.

Telford Journal Column

So, another grooming scandal comes to our attention, almost identical in all respects to those we have seen before.

Horrific abuse of young vulnerable girls by older men of predominantly Pakistani heritage, where those in authority did not listen and failed to act.

MPs come together to show support for A&E at Princess Royal Hospital

Telford’s MP has today written to West Midlands MPs from different political parties to thank them for their support to keep A&E in Telford open at night.

Ms Allan also advised colleagues of plans to secure a debate in Parliament and encouraged them to attend.