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Cross Party Support for Fire Safety Procedures in Tamworth

Policies and procedures for fire safety across all blocks of flats owned by Tamworth Borough Council have been successfully scrutinised by members of the Health and Wellbeing Scrutiny Committee. The cross-party committee called a special meeting to look at the … Continue reading

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Tamworth is 200th Dementia Friendly Community

Tamworth is now a dementia friendly town – and that’s official! Just over a year after beginning its journey towards the ambitious goal, Tamworth has become the 200th area to be granted Dementia Friendly Community status by the Alzheimer’s Society. … Continue reading

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Tamworth Aiming for ‘Dementia Friendly’ Status

Work towards making Tamworth a ‘dementia friendly community’ is now under way, after the proposal received unanimous, cross-party support from Tamworth Borough Council’s Healthier & Safer Scrutiny Committee. Dementia friendly communities aim to help people with dementia and their carers … Continue reading

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Council’s Scrutiny Committee to Look at Plans to Make Tamworth ‘Dementia Friendly’

Plans to help and support people with dementia and their carers by making sure Tamworth is a ‘dementia friendly’ borough are set to be discussed at a meeting of the Healthier & Safer Scrutiny Committee this week. The Alzheimer’s Society’s … Continue reading

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Scrutiny Committee Calls for Savings to be Considered Instead of Minor Injuries Unit Overnight Closure

The body that runs the Sir Robert Peel Hospital has been urged by Tamworth Borough Council’s Healthier & Safer Scrutiny Committee to seriously consider making other savings, instead of closing the Minor Injuries Unit overnight. Members of the committee voted … Continue reading

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Councillors to Submit Views on Proposed Changes to Sir Robert Peel Minor Injuries Unit Opening Hours

Plans to close the Minor Injuries Unit at the Sir Robert Peel Hospital overnight have been put under the spotlight by Tamworth Borough Council’s Healthier & Safer Scrutiny committee, which is now putting together a final submission to the Clinical … Continue reading

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Sir Robert Peel Hospital’s Minor Injuries Unit to be Discussed by Tamworth’s Councillors

Members of Tamworth Borough Council’s Healthier and Safer Scrutiny Committee will this week be informed about plans to reduce the overnight service at Sir Robert Peel Hospital’s Minor Injuries Unit. A representative from the South East Staffordshire and Seisdon Peninsula … Continue reading

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