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Royal Hospital, Haslar (No. 2)

EDM number 248 in 1998-99, proposed by Peter Viggers on 27/01/1999.

That this House notes that some 22,000 people attended a rally and march from Walpole Park, Gosport, to the Royal Hospital, Haslar, on Sunday 24th January to protest about the proposed closure of the hospital; congratulates all those who took part on the good-humoured nature of this demonstration which is an issue of passionate concern to local residents; notes that all political parties have joined together in the Save Haslar Campaign; and urges Her Majesty's Government to reconsider its proposal to close the Royal Hospital, Haslar, and instead to use the facilities of the Royal Hospital, Haslar, in a new partnership with the National Health Service in order to continue medical cover of the highest order for the citizens of the Gosport and Fareham area and to maintain the Royal Hospital, Haslar, as a centre of excellence for the Defence Medical Services.

This motion has been signed by a total of 13 MPs.

Peter Viggers27/01/1999GosportConservativeProposed
Syd Rapson27/01/1999Portsmouth NorthLabourSigned
Peter Lloyd27/01/1999FarehamConservativeSigned
David Chidgey27/01/1999EastleighLiberal DemocratSigned
Christopher Chope27/01/1999ChristchurchConservativeSigned
John Wilkinson28/01/1999Ruislip - NorthwoodConservativeSigned
Peter Brand28/01/1999Isle of WightLiberal DemocratSigned
Mike Hancock01/02/1999Portsmouth SouthLiberal DemocratSigned
David Willetts02/02/1999HavantConservativeSigned
Paul Keetch03/02/1999HerefordLiberal DemocratSigned
Julian Lewis03/02/1999New Forest EastConservativeSigned
Michael Colvin03/02/1999RomseyConservativeSigned
Nigel Jones04/02/1999CheltenhamLiberal DemocratSigned

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