Research by the respected economist Philip McCann has found – astonishingly – that the inequalities between our regions are now wider and deeper than in any other major advanced economy worldwide. In recent weeks McCann produced new evidence confirming that…(…)…Half the population today lives in areas in which access to healthcare, he says, is of a quality no better than in eastern Europe.
Eastern Europe is still trying to recover from the ravages of a Stalinist economy. The National Health Service is a Stalinist economy.
Well, I suppose the and is when do we free ourselves from the NHS and try to clamber back to where we should be, just as Eastern, now Central, Europe is doing.