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Lincolnshire health worker action spreads

Lincolnshire health worker action spreads Health visitors in Lincolnshire are escalating their fight for equal pay and terms and conditions.

Health service battles for equal pay justice

Health service battles for equal pay justice Two groups of health workers in the north west of England are escalating their fight for equal pay.

Compass strikes escalate, plus NHS round-up

Compass strikes escalate, plus NHS round-up Health workers working for subcontractor Compass have announced a fresh wave of strikes in their pay fight.

Tayside pharmacy workers are staying out until they get a clear win

Tayside pharmacy workers are staying out until they get a clear win Scottish pharmacy health workers on all-out strike have refused to go back to work until bosses carry out their promises over pay.

Tory NHS lies crumble within hours

Tory NHS lies crumble within hours Tory lies over hospital building fell apart in less than 24 hours over the weekend.

Big pharma offers a bitter pill to those who need the most help

Big pharma offers a bitter pill to those who need the most help Jeremy Corbyn says he wants to change how drugs companies work. Sadie Robinson looks at how pharmaceutical fat cats pile up profits while ordinary people are denied care they need

Tayside pharmacists are in their fifth week of indefinite action

24 September 2019
Spirits were high on the picket line as Scottish pharmacy workers began their fifth week of an indefinite strike on Monday.

Compass workers point to a fightback

24 September 2019
Hundreds of health workers in the north west of England struck last week in the face of bosses’ attempts to stop them from speaking out against low pay.

Letters—Progressive groups listed on cop ‘counter-terror’ list

24 September 2019
 A counter-terrorism document giving advice to workers includes left wing groups in its safeguarding bulletin—alongside proscribed terrorist organisations.

Cuts kill—pensioners died because of systemic health failings

18 September 2019
Inquests into the deaths of three pensioners in East Sussex have uncovered failings linked to a pressure on resources.

Health visitors in Lincolnshire are still defiant

17 September 2019
Striking health visitors in Lincolnshire have refused to back down after a Tory council leader tried to dismiss their action.

Tayside pharmacy workers are still solid in their indefinite strike

17 September 2019
Solidarity is growing for pharmacy workers on indefinite strike in Tayside, Scotland.

£80 billion toxic legacy of private finance in the NHS

12 September 2019
Cash-strapped hospitals will have to fork out a further £55 billion to banks and building companies, according to a report published on Thursday.

Support pharmacy strikers in Scotland

10 September 2019
Scottish health workers on all-out strike have appealed for solidarity after talks collapsed last week

Health round up: Lincolnshire health visitors escalate pay fightback

03 September 2019
Health visitors in Lincolnshire are stepping up their fight for equal pay.

HRT: women’s inequality shapes how the menopause is treated

30 August 2019
Society’s structures—and sexism—mean women going through the menopause face many problems, including the side effects of HRT used to treat its symptoms, writes Sarah Bates

Health round up: Bradford bosses back off after all-out strike threat

27 August 2019
The Unison union suspended an indefinite strike by health workers in West Yorkshire after bosses backed off from plans to outsource hundreds of jobs.

In Brief — Fatal outbreak caused by NHS cuts

27 August 2019
Listeria outbreak is further proof that cuts kill

Tayside pharmacists dispense a solution to pay dispute

20 August 2019
Pharmacy support workers at NHS Tayside began an indefinite strike on Monday.

These NHS strikes in Bradford and Lincolnshire need your support

20 August 2019
Health workers in Bradford and Lincolnshire are stepping up the fight against poverty pay and outsourcing—and they need solidarity.

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