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Spending Review: NHS to save £20 billion by 2014

The Chancellor George Osborne has confirmed that health spending is going to be protected from spending review cuts.

During the announcement he told MPs that his government had chosen to protect the National Health Service and that savings will be made in other ways.

He said "By 2014 we are aiming to save up to £20 billion a year by demanding better value for money."

  • 20 Oct 2010
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