George says locals must decide on mobile phone coverage and proposed masts at Coverack and Treveddon, Ruan Minor

  Local MP, Andrew George has called on the local community across The Lizard to let him know their opinions regarding two proposed masts at Coverack and Treveddon, Ruan Minor which have been presented as part of the Government’s Mobile Infrastructure Project (MIP) that aims to improve mobile telephony coverage. Mr George has been contacted […]

Questions to put to the Conservative health Minister on his visit

West Cornwall MP and Heath Select Committee member, Andrew George, made the following statement in advance of the visit by Junior health Minister, Dr Dan Poulter, to Cornwall tomorrow (25th February 2015).   “Welcome to Cornwall. “Front line NHS staff have been fantastic. They’re dedicated and prepared to go the extra mile for patients to […]

Andrew George steps up call for RCHT debt to be written off

  West Cornwall MP and member of the Health Select Committee, Andrew George, is stepping up his campaign for the Government to write off Royal Cornwall Hospital’s Trust debt, especially in the light of the current position of the “black alert” crisis status Cornwall’s acute  hospitals. After a public meeting on local health services which […]

Penzance breakwater – a firm step forward

Andrew George MP and Jonathan Burnett at Penzance seafront Comments and suggestions welcome Local MP Andrew George, has called on Penzance Harbour and seafront users, stakeholders, mariners and local residents to bring forward their comments, suggestions and concerns as the consultants who have been commissioned to commence the scoping work for Penzance breakwater complete their […]

Hospital Trust chiefs criticised at large NHS public meeting in Penzance

L-R Dr Ellen Wilkinson, Dr Matthew Boulter, Andrew George MP, Dr Peter Carter, Dr Colin Philip   Royal Cornwall Hospitals Trust was roundly criticised for not attending a public meeting in Penzance, which saw over 200 people attend to discuss issues relating to local NHS services. The meeting, held at Penwith College on Friday evening, […]

Health Portfolio

Health Portfolio Notes For the Future of Our NHS public meeting Andrew George MP West Cornwall and Isles of Scilly constituency of St Ives & Health Select Committee Member   These notes summarise some of Andrew George MP’s health campaigns in recent years. More information is available on request. Health & Social Care Act Mr […]

Hospitals crisis will be hot topic at public meeting

        The crisis at Royal Cornwall Hospitals Trust will be amongst subjects raised at a large public meeting which has been organised for tomorrow evening (Friday 20th February) at Penwith College, convened by Health Select Committee Member and West Cornwall MP, Andrew George.  Following the announcement of a “black alert” at Royal […]

George gets first class experience as he turns postie for the day in Penzance!

Andrew George with postie Caroline Humphries   West Cornwall MP, Andrew George, yesterday joined local postie, Caroline Humphries, to help her with a delivery round.  Mr George took part in the national ‘Walking in Your Postman’s Shoes’ initiative where MPs join a local postman or postwoman on their round. Mr George started at the Penzance […]