Posts Tagged ‘Andy Burnham’

Education not bribery needed to tackle obesity

An apology. A couple of weeks ago I misguidedly talked of Andy Burnham being the new Health Minister. I was wrong. It is, in fact, Shylock, and he's out f...

Did you hear the one about the MP who needed a bathrobe…

While we’re on the subject of Andy Burnham - or Andy Bathrobe, as he’s becoming known in medical circles - at least he appears to have a sense of hu...

What does that IKEA bathrobe for 20 quid tell us?

This week Andy Burnham gave the NHS a vessel of empty promises. This glib new minister claims to have been inspired by dedicated hospital workers, so let m...

Burnham new health secretary in reshuffle

Andy Burnham has been appointed as the new health secretary, with Alan Johnson moving to become home secretary. Mr Burnham is the MP for Leigh in Greate...