Almost all of the population of Fermanagh is now outside the ‘golden hour’ of access to emergency life-saving surgery.
EXCLUSIVE: Glimmer of hope in SWAH surgery campaign
The Department has confirmed to the Herald elective surgeons could be able to carry out emergency procedures if needed.
Encirc backs save our SWAH services campaign
“We will support both our people and our local communities in urging the Department of Health to urgently intervene in this matter.”
Fermanagh community urged to come out for SWAH rally
The rally begins at 7pm tomorrow, Friday, and everyone across generations and backgrounds is being urged to attend.
Revelations raise doubts over SWAH safety assurances
The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists has confirmed it has not provided safety recommendations on withdrawal of SWAH surgery.
SWAH ‘Ring of Steel’ protest this Saturday
The idea is to show solidarity with the staff and support for the hospital.
Belleek community turns out for SWAH protest
“As we live in the most rural area in the north we need to be protected when it comes to emergency health care.”
BREAKING – SWAH emergency surgery to be suspended
The Western Trust made the announcement this evening.
Protest planned for emergency SWAH Council meeting
A number of other events are also taking place tonight, including a launch of an international appeal, a community meeting, and a 5k fundraiser.
Belleek school girl’s impassioned plea to health chiefs
“I am really sad to hear that emergency surgical operations may be stopping at the SWAH.”