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More than 100 people take to the streets in protest over NHS cuts

More than 100 people have marched through the streets of Barnsley in protest against NHS cuts.

Protestors in Barnsley Credit: ITV Yorkshire

Campaigners said too many services are being closed or privatised, particularly in South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw where they claim £571m is being cut from budgets.

The demonstrators had travelled from across Yorkshire, Lincolnshire and further afield to be there. Credit: ITV Yorkshire

The Department of Health insists the government is committing an extra 8 billion pounds to the health service by 2021.

The demonstrators had travelled from across Yorkshire, Lincolnshire and further afield to be there.