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“2020health is an important and thoughtful contributor to the health debate”

Dr Sarah Wollaston MP, Chairman, Health Select Committee

 
 

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“Julia Manning argues that we should be fining people who turn up to A&E drunk. Attendance to A&E is increasing and we cannot go on simply increasing funding and staff. She argues that we need to take a long term view and try to solve the causes of rising attendance, one of which is increasing numbers of people turning up drunk. A fine would act as a disincentive.”