Horton Hospital gets IRP reprieve

Banbury residents are to get another say in the future of the Horton Hospital thanks to a report published by the Independent Reconfiguration Panel (IRP) today.

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Victoria Prentis MP writes for the Banbury Guardian - Horton

Today, North Oxfordshire MP Victoria Prentis writes the first in a new series of regular columns for the Banbury Guardian. Naturally, for her first piece, she centered on Banburyshire's united fight for the Horton General Hospital:

Horton service downgrade decision referred to the IRP

The Secretary of State for Health and Social Care has today confirmed that the decision to permanently downgrade the Horton General Hospital's maternity unit will be referred to the Independent Reconfiguration Panel (IRP) in a move welcomed by North Oxfordshire MP Victoria Prentis and North Oxfor