Despite the battering of rain and hail around 50 local people attended a demonstration in Hanley town centre on 3 February to fight back against the brutal cuts and privatisation of the National Health Service. Wielding banners and waving placards, the people of Stoke took to the streets and protested the grotesque privatisation of the public service. The activists saw broad support from the public, of which hundreds signed petitions and took leaflets to support the NHS. Extra support came from the swathes of NHS workers who came up to the demonstrators, showing their appreciation and support for the protest. One impassioned speech came fromRead More →