P-05-906 Save Sam Davies Ward at Barry Hospital



P-05-906 Save Sam Davies Ward at Barry Hospital

This petition was submitted by UNISON having collected 1,858 signatures online and 11,407 on paper, a total of 13,265 signatures.


Text of Petition             

We the undersigned call on the Welsh Government, being the ultimate body responsible for the provision of health care in Wales, to stop the proposal of the Cardiff & Vale UHB to close the Sam Davies Ward, a 23 bedded older persons acute rehabilitation ward at the Barry Hospital, and to ensure that the Barry Hospital continues to provide Health Services to the public of Barry the largest Town in Wales.


Additional Information

The Sam Davies Ward is a 23 bedded older persons acute rehabilitation ward. The services include stroke rehabilitation, orthopaedic rehabilitation, and medical rehabilitation amongst other key health services. The ward also has two respite beds.


A Petition handover




This petition was considered completed by the Petitions Committee at its meeting on 13/10/2020.


The Committee considered an update on the petition and agreed to close the petition in light of the fact that the Sam Davies Ward has remained open and the petitioners are satisfied with the current position.


Full details of the consideration of this petitions by the committee and related documents can be seen on the Meetings tab above.

It was first considered by the Petitions Committee on 05/11/2019.


Assembly Constituency and Region

  • Cardiff Central
  • South Wales Central


Further information




Business type: Petition

Reason considered: Senedd Business;

Status: Complete

First published: 30/09/2019