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To the Honours Forfeiture Committee

Dear Sir/Madam, I would like to nominate Sir Andrew Witty to the Honours Forfeiture Committee for consideration of removal of his knighthood. Sir Andrew was knighted in 2012 for services to the economy and the UK pharmaceutical industry. The Public … Continue reading

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Response from Sarah Wollaston MP, Chair Health Select Committee 11 December 2014

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Response from DH on behalf of David Cameron

Click here to read response to letter below from DH on behalf of David Cameron 18 November 2014 The Rt Hon David Cameron MP Prime Minister 10 Downing Street London SW1 2AA 6 October 2014 Dear Prime Minister, I am … Continue reading

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email to Desmond Swayne MP

Dear Desmond Swayne MP, I am writing to you in your capacity as a member of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Involuntary Tranquilliser Addiction (APPGITA). http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm/cmallparty/register/tranquilliser-addiction.htm This morning I read an article in the Salisbury Journal on the issue … Continue reading

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UK Drugs Policy debate in the House of Commons, 30 October 2014

Extract from debate, speech by Eric Ollerenshaw MP, APPGITA: Eric Ollerenshaw (Lancaster and Fleetwood) (Con): I shall take a somewhat different tack from other Members, but first I congratulate the hon. Members for Brighton, Pavilion (Caroline Lucas), for Cambridge (Dr Huppert) … Continue reading

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Letter from Prime Minister’s office 23 October 2014

Click here to read response from David Cameron’s office to letter below The Rt Hon David Cameron MP Prime Minister 10 Downing Street London SW1 2AA 6 October 2014 Dear Prime Minister, I am pleased to see your comments about … Continue reading

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email to Dr Sarah Wollaston, Chair, Health Select Committee

Dear Dr Sarah Wollaston, Thank you for your email and letter regarding the Health Select Committee considering involuntary tranquilliser addiction as a subject for future inquiry. I have since sent further data listed below to Sharon Maddix to forward to David … Continue reading

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Parliamentary Questions on involuntary tranquilliser addiction tabled by Jim Dobbin MP and Eric Ollerenshaw MP from 31 01 2008 to 31 10 2014

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email to Una O’Brien, Permanent Secretary, DH and Jane Ellison, Public Health Minister

Dear Jane Ellison and Una O’Brien, Regarding the reply of 10 September 2014 below from Jane Spencer on your behalf: Doctors have ignored guidelines, including the Chief Medical Officer’s update to which the response refers. Reiterating guidelines has not worked. … Continue reading

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Pulse – CQC to publish GP practices’ benzodiazepine prescribing data

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