MPs call for extra cash for Kettering Hospital

Calls for extra funding for Kettering General Hospital will be made at Westminster. Northamptonshire MPs Peter Bone, Andy Sawford and Philip Hollobone will be meeting Health Minister Dan Poulter to ask for additional funding.

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Cash injection 'needed' for Kettering Hospital

A cash injection of more than £20 million is needed to give people in Kettering the healthcare services they need according to three of the area's MPs.

Conservatives Philip Hollobone and Peter Bone have joined forces with Labour's Andy Sawford in asking the Health Minister Dan Poulter for the funding.

They say the hospital's A & E department isn't fit for purpose as Russell Hookey reports.

MPs want extra cash for Kettering Hospital

3 Northamptonshire MPs are calling for and extra £20 million for the hospital Credit: ITV Anglia

Calls for extra funding for Kettering General Hospital will be made at Westminster.

Northamptonshire MPs Peter Bone, Andy Sawford and Philip Hollobone will be meeting Health Minister Dan Poulter to ask for additional funding.

They're calling for an extra twenty million pounds to improve hospital services and three million for local health care provision. The MP's have lead a campaign to save and improve services at the hospital.

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