Month: April 2019

REPORT: Meeting with Thanet District Council 30 April 19

Summary of SONIK’s meeting with Thanet District Council Chief Executive Madeline Homer. We tried to persuade TDC to contribute towards costs for the stroke unit judicial review. The outcome: SONIK aims to petition the council for funds once the council reconvenes – with the help of the public, and Ms Homer agreed to write a […]

REFER IT BACK – send message to KCC

To stand a good chance of stopping the planned stroke unit closures, we need to take court action ––Judicial review AND get the plans referred back to the Secretary of State (Matt Hancock) for independent review. By doing both, we double our chances of getting a major rethink on the plans which are not fit […]

Judicial Review – full steam ahead!

SONIK’s Judicial Review with regard to the plans to close stroke units at QEQM, Medway and Pembury – it’s full steam ahead! Thursday 18th April 2019 On Monday 15th April, SONIK (Save Our NHS in Kent) sent a legal letter to the Kent and Medway Stroke review CCGs which starts the firing gun for our judicial […]