Ealing Maternity is now closed but the campaign continues

march1Excellent turnout of campaigners and local residents to protest against the closure of a beloved and much needed Maternity Unit.

A brief and colourful march departed from Hanwell Clock Tower and arrived at Ealing Hospital where a  rally was then held.

Among the many speakers Dr Onkar Sahota, Chair London Assembly Health Committee, Labour Assembly Member for Ealing & Hillingdon. Chair  of Ealing Save NHS and GP, Olivia O’Sullivan from Save Lewisham Hospital and campaigners from Ealing Save our NHS and Hammersmith & Charing Cross Save Our Hospitals, Raj Gill from Unite Community and hospital unions.

Ealing Maternity midwives and staff briefly joined to say thank you to the campaigners.

Press release can be found here