EHU Podcast: NHS Service Users – Allen’s Story

After 23 years as a carer to his daughter who had complex needs and was ventilator dependent, Allen believes patients and carers are equal partners in health and social care.

EHU Podcast: NHS Service Users – Chris’s Story

Chris lives a busy life, despite having many serious operations and being wheelchair dependent.  He both works and volunteers at Alder Hey Children’s Hospital, and took home its  Volunteer of the Year award in 2019.

EHU Podcast: NHS Service Users – George’s Story

George and his wife Ann look after their daughter, Jodie, who has cerebral palsy, with no speech and little movement below the neck. She is, nevertheless, heavily into dance and drama, using an electric wheelchair and a communication aid. A nursing student at Edge Hill University introduced them to the Service User and Carer Council, […]

EHU Podcast: Talking…Political Jargon

Politics lecturer Paula Keaveney takes a break from Brexit-watching to explain some of the idiosyncratic rituals and processes that enable decision-making in the Houses of Parliament.

EHU Podcast: Talking…Brexit and the Meaningful Vote

Senior Lecturer in Politics Paula Keaveney outlines the possible ramifications from the result of Parliament’s vote on Theresa May’s Brexit Withdrawal Agreement with the EU.