§ Mr. Meacher
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will list all closures of National Health Service property district by district since 1979.
§ Mr. John MacKay
The following list details all hospitals in Scotland which have been closed in full since 1979. Records on partial closures of hospitals and of closures of other NHS property are not held centrally.
Year of Closure Argyll and Clyde Health Board Broadstone Hospital, Port Glasgow 1979 Duncan McPherson Hospital, Gourock 1979 Gateside Hospital, Greenock 1979 Greenock Eye Infirmary 1979 Greenock Royal Infirmary 1979 Finnartmore Auxiliary Hospital, Kilmun 1984 Caldwell House Hospital, Uplawmoor 1985 Broadfield Hospital, Port Glasgow 1986 Royal Alexandra Infirmary, Paisley 1986 Royal Alexandra Infirmary Annex, Paisley 1986 Royal Victoria Eye, Infirmary, Paisley 1986 Thorn Hospital, Johnstone 1986 Ayrshire and Arran Health Board Kilmarnock Infirmary 1982 Torrance House, Kilmarnock 1982 Buckreddan Maternity Hospital, Kilwinning 1984 Borders Health Board Peebles County Hospital 1983 Peebles War Memorial Hospital 1983 Fife Health Board Northern Hospital, Denfermline 1985 Grampian Health Board County Hospital, Dufftown 1984 Greater Glasgow Health Board Carnbooth Children's Home, Glasgow 1981 Homoepathic Hospital for Children, Glasgow 1981 Centre for Rheumatic Diseases, Glasgow 1985 Schaw Hospital, Bearsden 1986 Highland Health Board
Year of Closure Bignold Hospital, Wick 1986 Lanarkshire Health Board Shotts Hospital 1980 Hozier House 1986 Lothian Health Board Dunbar Cottage Hospital 1979 Shetland Health Board Brevik Hospital, Lerwick 1983 Old Gilbert Bain Hospital, Lerwick 1984 Tavvide Health Board Kings Cross (West) Hospital, Dundee 1979 Charleton Maternity Home, Montrose 1980 Sidlaw Hospital, Auchterhouse 1980 Burghmuir Hospital, Perth 1981 Strathmore Hospital, Blairgowrie 1982