The NHS and the EU
We are in danger of being dragged out of the EU by a cabal of High Tories who have been squabbling about this for twenty years. It’s about their cultural insecurity and confusion about their role in the world. But the stakes for the rest of us are high.
This infographic outlines the key facts about the relationship between the NHS and the European Union. The group who produced it state:
“The UK’s referendum on EU membership takes place on the 23rd June, and one of the most highly-charged issues on both sides of the argument is the future of the National Health Service. While Leave campaigners believe the NHS will be in greater health outside the EU, recent government figures suggest that Brexit would result in a loss of £36bn a year, which could leave the NHS with a funding black hole.”