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Labour leader pays tribute to NHS as he remembers his mother’s death

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Labour leader pays tribute to NHS as he remembers his mother’s death

Labour leader pays tribute to NHS as he remembers his mother’s death

Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer has paid tribute to the NHS on its 72nd anniversary, saying the health service has a personal resonance for him as his late mother worked for it.His comments come as the nation has been urged to show support for the NHS by lighting candles in its honour.

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