The fresh approach to integrate Bristol and Weston’s healthcare into a close-knit team at last…

John wrote the following for The Bristol Evening Post…. It used to be that, when it came to local healthcare, relations between Weston and Bristol were pretty chilly. There wasn’t much trust, because Weston’s local GPs and hospital doctors used to feel Bristol looked down at them, and took the…

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North Somerset Times: John says care homes need a long-term solution

Following the announcement of an extra £2billion investment into social care, The Weston Mercury & North Somerset Times asked Weston’s MP, John Penrose, his thoughts on whether this is enough or whether more investment is needed … John said: “The £2billion extra cash is an important step in the right…

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Weston’s MP welcomes vision for Weston’s local healthcare services

Weston’s MP John Penrose has welcomed the draft vision for Weston’s local healthcare services which has been published by the NHS today. The document envisages a broader range of services provided from Weston hospital, including GP services, faster diagnostics, day treatments and cancer treatment, a frailty centre, and closer integration…

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