Liz Kendall MP

Liz Kendall is MP for Leicester West and shadow minister for care and older people.

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A new care covenant

Liz Kendall MP

“When all this is gone, what’s left is what matters most: the people you love – your family, your friends.” The Guardian’s Mike White tells me these were Jim Callaghan’s words, quoted by a member of his family at the memorial service for the former Prime Minister and his beloved wife Audrey. I’m sure many…


The five giants: Disease

Liz Kendall MP

In his 1942 report William Beveridge said: “A revolutionary moment in the world’s history is a time for revolutions, not patching”. The challenges presented by our ageing population require as great a revolution in our health and care system today as Beveridge called for 70 years ago. The NHS remains one of our best loved…