Monthly Archives: May 2013

When the Caring Stops

Your caring mental health team: they know what’s good for you Last month Freedom2Choose received a distressing telephone call from a patient in a secure unit in a mental health hospital in England. Using a payphone, and being both polite … Continue reading

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Outdoor Smoking to be Banned throughout England?

 F2C warned you last year that the devolution of Public Health to local councils was going to impact severely on freedoms. We also fervently encouraged you to get re-involved locally. What we didn’t notice was that a creeping insidious mean … Continue reading

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The Barnacles of Smoking, Alcohol and Cyber-Snooping

 Well, we did it! All of us.Together. Not only was legislation on plain packaging dropped from the Queen’s Speech this morning – but also legislation on minimum pricing for alcohol – and additionally on what was termed the ‘Snoopers’ Charter’. … Continue reading

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