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Aneurin Bevan Magnet


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“No society can legitimately call itself civilised if a sick person is denied medical aid because of a lack of means.” Aneurin Bevan led the establishment of the National Health Service in 1946.

Trafford General Hospital in Manchester was the first NHS hospital in the UK.  Opened on 5 July 1948 by Aneurin Bevan, the NHS has been providing comprehensive, universal and free at point of use healthcare ever since.

  • Superior strength magnets (6.5cm x 9cm)
  • Includes informative display card
  • Designed and manufactured in the UK

Produced by our friends Radical Tea Towel.

Additional information

Weight 90 g