Lib Dems to demand emergency £2bn bailout for the NHS - reports
Senior party figures reported to be demanding boost as leading doctor attacks squeeze on funding
An emergency bailout of £2bn is needed to plug a black hole in NHS funding, Liberal Democrat sources claim, as a leading doctor called the Government's plans for extended seven-day care as "just bonkers".
Senior Lib Dem figures are planning to approach party leader Nick Clegg to demand the extra funding for the health service ahead of the Government's autumn statement, the Times reported. Guardian