People power wins reprieve for threatened Barry hospital ward

Healthcare workers at Barry Hospital ecstatic after learning their campaigning efforts have won a reprieve for the threatened Sam Davies Ward

13,000 people tell health board: “Don’t close Barry Hospital Sam Davies ward”

Healthcare workers from Barry hospital will today (Wednesday) hand over a petition at the Senedd signed by 12,991 people calling for the award-winning Sam Davies Ward to remain open

5,000 sign Barry Hospital Ward petition in just three weeks

UNISON healthcare workers at the hospital launched the petition on 23 July with a call for the whole town to sign up to defend the local acute rehabilitation ward for older people.