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Tories face backlash over paltry pay deal for doctors

Tories face backlash over paltry pay deal for doctors A growing number of health workers are frustrated with Tory proposals that mean they will only receive below-inflation pay rises.

Tory cuts gave the NHS one of its worst ever winters—and there’s more to come

Tory cuts gave the NHS one of its worst ever winters—and there’s more to come Hospitals in England “endured one of the worst winters on record” this year, according to damning new research by the British Medical Association (BMA).

Jeremy Hunt can be beaten back by strikes

Jeremy Hunt can be beaten back by strikes The battlelines in the fight to defend the NHS have been drawn as junior doctors plan three five-day walkouts in the run-up to Christmas.

Junior doctors pressure BMA to keep the strikes on—now get behind them

Junior doctors pressure BMA to keep the strikes on—now get behind them Junior doctors have stopped an attempt to end their fight against Tory health secretary Jeremy Hunt’s imposition of a dangerous new contract.

As cuts cause growing crisis in the NHS - strikes can defend the health service

As cuts cause growing crisis in the NHS - strikes can defend the health service The NHS crisis is so deep that even top managers say it is near breaking point.

Junior doctors’ strike off after their leaders buckle

Junior doctors’ strike off after their leaders buckle The British Medical Association (BMA) suspended a planned five-day strike today, Monday.

Junior doctors to strike for five days from 12 September. Now build solidarity

31 August 2016
The junior doctors are fighting for all of us, and they are right to escalate their strikes. 

Junior doctors call for strikes

12 August 2016
Tory Jeremy Hunt wants to rip up health workers’ contracts and privatise the NHS—but junior doctors are up for the fight, writes Tomáš Tengely-Evans

Junior doctor walkouts can beat Hunt

26 July 2016
A British Medical Association (BMA) survey of junior doctors closed on Monday.

Junior doctors vote to reject rotten deal

05 July 2016
Junior doctors have voted to reject a proposed junior doctors’ contract cobbled together by the British Medical Association and Tory health secretary Jeremy Hunt.

BMA conference stands against racism

28 June 2016
Delegates at the British Medical Association’s (BMA) conference slammed French authorities for banning the Convoy to Calais this month.

Junior doctors must reject Jeremy Hunt’s toxic contract

31 May 2016
The British Medical Association’s (BMA) junior doctors’ committee was due to meet on Friday after details of their new contract were released.

Reject junior doctors' deal and fight to defend the NHS

24 May 2016
Health secretary Jeremy Hunt wants to use a new contract deal with junior doctors to break momentum and push more attacks on the NHS. 

Anger among junior doctors at rotten deal—but Hunt can still be beaten

19 May 2016
Tory health secretary Jeremy Hunt gloated in the House of Commons today, Thursday, that the junior doctors’ dispute “was resolved with a historic agreement.” But many junior doctors are frustrated that the British Medical Association (BMA) and Hunt cobbled together a rotten new deal.

Doctors’ rep says prepare for more strikes, as BMA conference nears

10 May 2016
Junior doctors are set to meet for the British Medical Association’s (BMA) junior doctors’ conference in London this Saturday.

Now step up the support for crucial junior doctors’ battle

03 May 2016
Tory health secretary Jeremy Hunt was rocked by two solid junior doctors’ walkouts last week. It’s time to press home the advantage.

Picketing junior doctors defy smears and scares on second full walkout

27 April 2016
Junior doctors walked out across England today, Wednesday, in their second ten-hour “full walkout” determined to resist the imposition of a dangerous new contract.

Jeremy Hunt in trouble as junior doctors ‘full walkout’ gets huge support—now let’s finish him off

26 April 2016
Junior doctors walked out across England today, Tuesday, against the imposition of a dangerous new contract.

Teachers' academies fight could help bring down the Tories

12 April 2016
Teachers are preparing to ballot for strikes against the impact of forced academies, reports Sadie Robinson

Solidarity and joint action can help junior doctors win their strike

12 April 2016
Junior doctors and their supporters talk to Tomáš Tengely-Evans about how joint action with teachers and solidarity from trade unionists and supporters can create a crisis for the Tories

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