Bayer logoAt the 2015 Summer Awards Bayer sponsored the award for Story of the Year — the 2015 General Election, which was won by Alex Matthews-King from Pulse for his exclusive on an unexpected impact of the vote.

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Bayer’s Hayley Knight presents Alex Matthews-King with his award for Story of the Year

His story, headlined: “CCGs raiding next year’s winter reserves to maintain urgent care before the election,” used Freedom of Information requests to reveal the pressure placed on CCGs to ensure there were no gaps in emergency services  in the weeks leading up to the election.

This is the first year that Bayer has supported the MJA Awards.

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