Campaigning news from the West midlands
In March, three Clinical Commissioning Groups which manage the budget for the local healthcare across Worcestershire announced that they were exploring plans to reduce costs in some treatment areas, including cataract surgery. Find out how to have your say.
Thank you to over 200 people who have taken the campaign action to help protect vital rehabilitation services. Your support is making a real difference.
Rebecca Swift, Regional Campaigns Officer for the West Midlands, in conjunction with a focus group of local blind and partially sighted people and members of the Solihull Vulnerable Road Users group, is working with Solihull Council to create a street charter.
Robin Walker MP took part in a blindfold walk around Worcester to highlight the challenges that blind and partially sighted people face when getting out and about in their local areas on 30 October.
The brand new New Street Station in Birmingham will be opening its doors in September this year. Find out how you can book onto orientation tours before the station opens.