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Last week I attended the BME network conference in London and what an eye opener. The room was full of people with experiences of injustice and discrimination within the NHS workplace. At times it was really difficult to sit and listen to the way people have discriminated against because of the colour of their skin. My speech focussed on the discrimination the elderly experience not only within the NHS but Society itself.  I went home with my eyes opened worrying how difficult it must be …

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Julie Bailey Cure The NHS Campaigner awarded CBE in New Years Honours


NHS campaigner Julie Bailey awarded CBE in New Year Honours

NHS campaigner Julie Bailey has dedicated her CBE to her late mother – whose death promoted a campaign to expose the neglect of patients at Stafford Hospital.

Ms Bailey founded the campaign group Cure The NHS after being appalled by the care she witnessed her mother receive at the hospital.


Julie Bailey, founder of Cure the NHS Credit: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire


Ms Bailey has been awarded a CBE for her services to the care of older people in …

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