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NHS strikes demand justice from Sodexo

NHS strikes demand justice from Sodexo Catering workers at two hospital in South Yorkshire are taking the fight to outsourcing giant Sodexo

Tories are making us sick, say NHS workers at Unison health conference

Tories are making us sick, say NHS workers at Unison health conference Pressures faced by NHS workers dominated the Unison union’s health conference in Bournemouth this week.

NHS privatisation rocks hospitals, yet Tories hand out millions more in contracts

NHS privatisation rocks hospitals, yet Tories hand out millions more in contracts Tory health secretary Matt Hancock is stepping up the privatisation of the NHS just as a fresh scandal rocked hospitals.

Don’t close All Hallows

Don’t close All Hallows Some 200 people crowded into Ditchingham Village Hall, Norfolk, last Saturday to campaign against the imminent closure of the All Hallows Health Trust.

Campaigners celebrate as Tories drop west London health cuts plans

Campaigners celebrate as Tories drop west London health cuts plans Tory health secretary Matt Hancock has dropped plans to axe hospital services across west London after a seven-year battle by campaigners

Outsourced workers fight to win NHS pay

Outsourced workers fight to win NHS pay Solidarity is growing for outsourced workers’ fight for equal pay at Liverpool Women’s Hospital.

NHS checks mean women denied access to abortions

19 February 2019
The Tories have been forced to admit that migrants were wrongly denied NHS treatment because of racist health charges.

Outsourced workers fight to win sick pay at Kingston Hospital

05 February 2019
Hundreds of outsourced health workers in south west London are demanding that multinational ISS gives them sick pay.

Problems were built into the Glasgow hospital named ‘Death Star’

29 January 2019
A death at a Glasgow hospital has shone a light on a scandal-hit institution, writes Tomáš Tengely-Evans

The Troublemaker—Tory MP declares interest in Africa some 11 months late

15 January 2019
Tory MP Sir Henry Bellingham, a former Africa minister, is paid £30,000 a year to chair Clifton Africa.

Supporters demand suspended health worker Karen Reissmann is reinstated

01 January 2019
The Reinstate Karen Reissmann campaign is gearing up for a public meeting in Manchester on Saturday, 19 January.

Tens of thousands of patients could be left lying on trolleys this winter

06 December 2018
This winter could be the worst on record for frontline emergency care departments.

Volunteering is no answer to Tory cuts

04 December 2018
Eight years after David Cameron pledged to create a “Big Society” the Tories have finally made good on his promise.

Letters—Oxford Union has helped to legitimise far right bigotry

27 November 2018
The Oxford Union, a posh private debating club for Oxford University students, invited far right guru Steve Bannon to speak a fortnight ago.

Karen Reissmann - victimised for speaking out against health pay deal?

06 November 2018
Solidarity is growing for a nurse and leading union activist who has been suspended from holding office in the Unison union.

Stand with Karen Reissmann and the fight for NHS pay

01 November 2018
A leading health worker in Unison has been suspended from holding office in the union, according to leaked internal emails.

Reports round-up—Call action in colleges now

30 October 2018
Call action in colleges now

Winter flu vaccine crisis looms after years of Tory budget cuts and selloffs in NHS

25 October 2018
An east London GP has warned that elderly people could die this winter because of flu vaccine shortages.

Bolton strikers take on the outsourcing health bosses

15 October 2018
A walkout by hundreds of outsourced workers in Greater Manchester could help to push back the influence of private companies across the health service, argues Tomáš Tengely-Evans

Bolton strikers demand same pay as other NHS workers in fight against privatisers

11 October 2018
More than 200 outsourced health workers took to the picket lines on Thursday morning

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