Record-breaking petition against NHS pharmacy cuts

More than 1.8 million people from all walks of life and all political parties have signed a petition against proposed pharmacy cuts in England.

Claimed by the National Pharmacy Association (NPA) to be the biggest healthcare petition of all time, its delivery to Prime Minister David Cameron was timed to coincide with the last day of consultation about the cuts.

Labour MP Michael Dugher, one of those who presented the petition, says he is hopeful the government