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NHS cash welcomed across Lancashire

Letter to the Editor
Lancashire Evening Post

"The Prime Minister’s announcement of an extra £20 billion a year cash injection for the NHS, will I’m sure be welcomed across Lancashire.

£394 million more EVERY WEEK for the NHS

OUR LONG-TERM PLAN FOR THE NHS

We're increasing NHS funding by £394 million a week in real terms by 2023/24.

1. £20.5 billion a year, £394 million a week, extra in real terms by 2023/24.

2. A ten year plan for world-class healthcare with more doctors and nurses.

Chorley's employment rate at highest on record since 2004

It was announced today that Chorley's employment rate in the year to December 2017 reached 84.9%, the highest on record since they began in December 2004.  And our neighbouring South Ribble constituency also broke records at 86.2%.