Reprieving Swanage Community Hospital

SWANAGE Community hospital is safe. So says Ron Shields, the chief executive of Dorset Healthcare University Trust, whose responsibilies include the three community hospitals in South Dorset. The other two being Weymouth and Portland.He told Richard that he wanted to fully utilize all the community hospitals and integrate them into his healthcare programme.This is wonderful news for all Swanage residents and of course for the Friends of the hospital, so ably led by Jan Turnbull.