Weʼve raised £1,645 to restore a 24/7 service to Cheltenham A&E and stop general surgery moving to Gloucestershire Royal Hospital.
- Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
- Funded on Wednesday, 30th September 2020
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We desperately need to preserve the key services to CGH; A&E (as a 24/7 dept.) and general surgery, which will keep it functioning as a fully-fledged General Hospital. Losing this status, as an ‘acute hospital’ that receives emergency patients, will mean that EVERY resident in Gloucestershire will have to travel to Gloucestershire Royal Hospital (GRH) for emergency care. GRH often has no available beds, which will lead to much longer waiting times in A&E, more patients lying on trolleys in corridors and people being transferred out of county.
Therefore, this will affect not just those living in Cheltenham and North of Gloucestershire, but everyone in Gloucestershire as a whole!
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Sep 17, 2020
Please accept this small donation towards your most valuable work.
Jul 6, 2020
May 19, 2020
It’s VITAL to keep A&E services in Cheltenham. Gloucester Royal already can’t cope... and the Cheltenham community will be placed in danger by this move...
Apr 21, 2020
Keep going everyone, you all rock! We need this service! ❤️
Dec 30, 2019
This is a growing popular town and together with an increasing retired population this service is essential.
Dec 12, 2019
Dec 3, 2019
This campaign is in every Gloucestershire citizen's interest. I am donating for the well being of our community.
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The Restore Emergency At Cheltenham Hospital campaign launched in 2013 to restore a fully functioning A&E Dept operating 24/7 at Cheltenham General Hospital (CGH). Further threats to services at CGH prompted REACH to widened its role to “Keeping Cheltenham a General Hospital”.