Supporting our NHS so residents have better local services when they need them.

Whether that is being able to access a doctor’s appointment quickly or having first class healthcare facilities in our Borough. I want to see more investment in Burnley Hospital, building on the recent improvements and keeping it at the cutting edge of technology.


Antony Higginbotham Welcomes Opening of NHS Space in Padiham.

NHS Property Services’ Open Space initiative offer flexible, affordable clinical and non-clinical space across England for those needing alternative ways of working as they get back to business
An Open Space site will open at Padiham Health Centre in Padiham on 30 September.

Nominations are now open for the NHS Parliamentary Awards 2020

I have the opportunity to nominate outstanding individuals, teams and organisations who either work in or with the NHS in ten categories, including Excellence in Primary, Mental Health or Urgent and Emergency Care, Lifetime Achievement and the NHS Rising Star.

Antony Higginbotham meets Health Secretary Matt Hancock

Yesterday Antony Higginbotham MP met with the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care Matt Hancock MP. 

During the meeting Antony raised the improvements needed to NHS provision in Burnley and Padiham. 

Commenting on the meeting Antony said: