- David Cameron 2012 Tory Party conference speech – politics.co.uk, 10 Oct 2012
- Public Spending Statistics, July 2012, Table 1.9 – HM Treasury, Jul 2012
In his 2012 Tory Party conference speech, David Cameron said:
“We made a big decision to protect the NHS from spending cuts.”
However, the NHS budget has been cut two years running. Official Treasury figures confirm that since 2009/10 NHS spending has fallen from £105,073 million to £104,333 million in real terms.