Philip Parkinson, Interim Chair of Healthwatch Leicester writes:
You said….what did we do?
During September and October Healthwatch Leicester (HWL) held a number of public meetings at which HWL members and those attending were able to raise a number of issues about local health and social care services.
Healthwatch Leicester have written to senior members of NHS and CCGs requesting involvement in a review of patient complaints procedures following the Clywd-Hart report.
The letter highlighted that Healthwatch Leicester would be willing to represent the views of patients and make useful contributions to help improve the current complaints process for local people.
If you have recently made complaints about doctors, clinics, dentists and hospitals please get in touch and tell us about your experiences call 0116 2574 999 or email email@example.com.
There will be a public exhibition to be held at the Town Hall from 21st to 23rd November 2013.
As part of its ambitious Loughborough Town Centre Transport Scheme, Leicestershire County Council is building an inner relief road which will see traffic diverted away from the heart of the town.
A six week consultation has now been launched, which started on October 28, offering people the chance to have their say on which trial option should be carried out once the scheme is completed in late 2014 / early 2015. Options include: continuing to allow buses two-way access through the A6 Market Place (as present), allowing buses to travel in one direction only (southbound) through the A6 Market Place, or to exclude buses from the area completely. More »
Leicestershire County Council’s Bus Consultation Briefing October 2013 can be accessed using the link highlighted in blue.
There will be a public exhibition to be held at the Town Hall from 21st to 23rd November 2013. » Less
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