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Jeremy Hunt imposes new contract—a challenge to junior doctors and the union movement

11 February 2016
Tory health secretary Jeremy Hunt is set to announce that he will impose a dangerous new contract on junior doctors.

Junior doctors strike shows how to take on the Tories

10 February 2016
A junior doctors’ strike has challenged Tory health secretary Jeremy Hunt’s plans to push through more attacks on the NHS today, Wednesday. This was the second 24-hour strike by junior doctors in the British Medical Association (BMA).

Junior doctors walk out against Tory attacks on the NHS

10 February 2016
Junior doctors across England walked out for the second time in defence of the NHS, today, Wednesday. 

Junior doctors march in London to stop Tory attacks on the NHS

06 February 2016
Over 2,000 junior doctors and their supporters marched through central London today, Saturday.

Take to the streets for the NHS as junior doctors plan a strike

02 February 2016
Thousands of junior doctors and supporters were set to march through central London on Saturday and Bristol on Sunday.

Don't let the Tories get away with murder

26 January 2016
Turn anger against the Tories into action

After BMA suspends strike, keep up the fight for the NHS

19 January 2016
Junior doctors’ leaders have called off a strike that was set to begin on Tuesday of next week.

Junior docs strike blow against the Tories' plan to wreck the NHS

12 January 2016
Junior doctors struck across England on Tuesday of this week to defend their contracts—and the NHS.

Anger and enthusiasm on picket lines as junior doctors strike

12 January 2016
Junior doctors held picket lines at hospitals across England today, Tuesday, on strike against attacks on their contracts and in defence of the NHS.

Junior doctors strike - photos from the picket lines

12 January 2016
Junior doctors walked out in strike today, Tuesday, against attacks on their contracts and to the defend the NHS

Back junior doctors' strikes to defend NHS

05 January 2016
Junior doctors’ strikes against new contracts are back on, the British Medical Association (BMA) announced on Monday of this week.

Junior doctors call new strikes as Tories refuse to budge

04 January 2016
Junior doctors’ strikes against new contracts are back on, the British Medical Association (BMA) announced today, Monday.

Student nurses protest as talks bog down junior doctors' BMA organisation

08 December 2015
Some 400 NHS students protested against Tory plans to axe their bursaries outside the Department of Health on Wednesday of last week.

Frustration and disappointment as BMA suspends junior doctors' strike

01 December 2015
Junior doctors across England were set to walkout for 12 hours this morning, Tuesday, in the first of three planned walkouts.

Support the junior doctors' strike - defend the NHS

24 November 2015
The fight for the NHS is on as junior doctors were set to walk out on Tuesday of next week in the first of three planned walkouts.

Junior doctors vote to take on the Tories in a fight for the NHS

19 November 2015
The fight for the NHS is on after junior doctors declared war on the Tories with an overwhelming vote for strikes this week.

As BMA sets strike dates it’s time to support junior doctors and build solidarity

17 November 2015
Junior doctors will strike three times next month if they back industrial action in a ballot ending on Wednesday of this week.

Junior doctors take on Tory lies over NHS

10 November 2015
As the Tories and their media mates go on the offensive against them, angry junior doctors spoke to Tomáš Tengely-Evans about the reality of the job—and why they’re fighting back

Junior doctors prescribe a strike for the NHS

27 October 2015
The junior doctors’ revolt is growing. The British Medical Association (BMA) announced last week that it would ballot its 56,000 members for industrial action. 

Junior doctors revolt over Tories' plot to privatise healthcare

13 October 2015
Growing resistance among junior doctors is blocking NHS attacks, writes Tomáš Tengely-Evans

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