Page extent: 80
ISBN: 9781786825018
Binding: Paperback
Male Cast: 1

Check Up: Our NHS at 70

Mark Thomas

Paperback (14 Aug 2018)

Celebrating the 70th anniversary of the founding of the NHS, award-winning comedian and activist Mark Thomas takes a look at our NHS, what state it’s in, where it’s going, and what we need to do to keep it.

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ISBN13 9781786825018
Male cast 1
Binding Paperback
Page Extent 80


Impassioned and informative look at where the NHS is at right now ... a thoughtful and funny piece of docu-theatre.” Time Out ★★★★ 
Offers up a cornucopia of facts and fascinations ... the laughs come, regular as heartbeats, for the duration ... This is a show that comes from the guts” The Telegraph ★★★★
Meticulously researched ... an engaging and informative 75 minutes” 
The Independent ★★★★
A devastatingly thorough portrait of a system in crisis, shot through with unlikely humour” 
Financial Times ★★★★
Perfectly balanced between laugh-a-minute entertainment and hard-edged political commentary ... [the NHS is] fully celebrated here by one of the nation’s great storytellers” 
The Scotsman ★★★★
Infectious wit and political fury” 
The Guardian ★★★★
"Impassioned mixture of reportage and storytelling” 
The Stage ★★★★