News in brief: Caribbean NHS staff praised

Health minister Rosie Winterton has recognised the contribution of NHS staff who came over from the Caribbean in the 1940s, 50s and 60s for their help in the founding years of the NHS. She hosted an event for the contributors to ‘Many Rivers To Cross: the history of the Caribbean contribution to the NHS’. It costs £9.50 and can be bought at

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