Mccartney Fights To Save His Local Hospital

Former BEATLE SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY is backing a new campaign to stop his local hospital from being downgraded. The UK Government plans to cut back vital services to the Conquest Hospital in St Leonards On Sea, East Sussex, close to MCCartney's country estate. The hospital is a cause close to the rocker's heart - his son James was airlifted there in 1995 after crashing a Land Rover on the grounds of their Sussex farm - and MCCartney is throwing his weight behind the campaign, launched by local residents, 37,000 of whom have signed petitions. In a statement, the 64-year-old says, "Any cutback in medical services for this and any other region is a real shame. "These are services for the people of the area and I for one support the efforts of the people who are trying to make sure that these closures don't happen."


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I think Its just heart warming & wonderfull how Paul cares for others & His drive and how far Paul will go to do so.I always tell my family If I won a lot of money I would build houseing At 200 to 300 rental . & feed the hungry 'health.I would run a day care at rates parents could afford.Thatis my promise If I did come into money. So Paul you go my friend that will keep you sane .Jackie.L. wilm nc.
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