Concerns over future of Alderney’s pharmacy


THE owner of Alderney’s only pharmacy has warned that if the fees paid out by Guernsey’s health department fail to rise in line with running costs, he may have to review his service.

100 years celebrated by Alderney WI


ALDERNEY WI may not draw its members from the largest pool in the federation, but it has always been one of the Bailiwick’s strongest groups.

Lyons review gives hope

Picture by Emma Pinch. 10-07-15Dr Rory Lyons in Alderney.

THE husband of one of the patients at the heart of the Dr Rory Lyons case is hopeful an independent review of Health and Social Services will provide the family with some resolution.

Inquiry to look at HSSD

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AN INDEPENDENT inquiry into how Health and Social Services handled an investigation into deaths in Alderney will be launched on Monday.

Lyons inquiry: HSSD says ‘it would do same again’


WE WOULD have to do the same again, Health and Social Services chief officer Dr Carol Tozer has said, as she defended how the department investigated and referred four Alderney deaths to the police and confirmed the case was back under investigation by HSSD.

Locum to help out suspended doctor

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A GUERNSEY-based locum has come to the aid of suspended Alderney doctor Rory Lyons with what he hopes will be the first of a series of surgeries.