Video memories: Hospital Protest Match 2008

The row over health care is rarely far from the headlines in 2013 ... but in October 2008 it was at the forefront of everyone’s minds.

Thursday, 26th September 2013, 11:40 am
Burnley General Hospital. Urgent Care Unit.

Led by Coun. Gordon Birtwistle, the then leader of Burnley Council and now Burnley’s MP, the 15-mile hit out at the loss of “blue light” accident and emergency facilities in the town.

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Burnley General Hospital. Urgent Care Unit.