Mixed feelings at 65 years

A protest and celebration outside the Royal Hallamshire hospital. The NHS celebrates 65 years while protesters try to save it

A protest and celebration outside the Royal Hallamshire hospital. The NHS celebrates 65 years while protesters try to save it

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A special birthday proved to be a cause for celebration - and protest - for health staff, patients and campaigners in Sheffield.

Yesterday marked 65 years since the NHS was launched, and supporters of the Sheffield Save Our NHS group welcomed the anniversary in front of the Royal Hallamshire Hospital. But they also warned against funding cuts and the prospect of increased privatisation.

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