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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.

Doctors' rep says prepare for more strikes

08 May 2016
The British Medical Association (BMA) has agreed to negotiations with the Tories over a dangerous new junior doctors’ contract that’s being imposed in August.

As talks called in junior doctor dispute it is strikes that will stop the Tory attacks

05 May 2016
The Tories have agreed to “pause” the imposition of a dangerous new contract on junior doctors for five days, from Monday. But they will only do this is the British Medical Association (BMA) makes serious concessions.

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.

Build on the support for junior doctors' fight

28 April 2016
Tory health secretary Jeremy Hunt was rocked by two solid junior doctors’ walkouts last week—now is the 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.

Thousands of junior doctors and teachers march in London

26 April 2016
Thousands of junior doctors, teachers and their supporters marched from the picket line at St Thomas’ Hospital opposite parliament to Downing Street, today, Tuesday.

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.

GALLERY - Solidarity and strikers across England fight Tory NHS cuts

26 April 2016
Solidarity and strikers across England fight Tory NHS cuts

Unison conference delegates show solidarity with junior doctors

25 April 2016
Delegates at the Unison union’s health conference in Brighton plan to join junior doctors’ picket lines tomorrow morning, Tuesday. Junior doctors in the British Medical Association (BMA) in England plan to stage two ten-hour “full walkouts” on Tuesday and Wednesday.

Action needed to back junior doctors

19 April 2016
Tory Jeremy Hunt is worried, but he won’t cave in easily

All health unions must join the junior doctors' fight

19 April 2016
As junior doctors head into a "full walkout", other unions must join them to defend the NHS

Build on huge People's Assembly demonstration

16 April 2016
The huge People’s Assembly demonstration today, Saturday, is a sign of the deep anger against the Tories. It also shows the potential for a rising curve of struggle that can inflict serious defeats on the divided, reeling government.

Activists debate solidarity for the junior doctors

13 April 2016
Over 100 people joined a meeting to build solidarity for junior doctors in central London last night, Tuesday.

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

Over 1,000 march in Newcastle in solidarity with junior doctors - and to save the NHS

11 April 2016
Over 1,000 people joined a North East march to save the NHS in Newcastle last Saturday.

Over 1,000 on protest in London demanding David Cameron's resignation

09 April 2016
A protest demanding David Cameron's resignation laid siege to the Tories in central London today, Saturday. 

WATCH: East London rally shows solidarity with junior doctors on strike

07 April 2016
Junior doctors solidarity rally at Hackney town hall. The rally in Hackney was part of a bigger push to organise solidarity. Trade unionists have organised a junior doctors’ support group inside the hospital and junior doctors have spoken at workplaces.

Hundreds of junior doctors and supporters rally amid calls for joint workers' action

07 April 2016
Up to 200 junior doctors and trade unionists from across east London rallied outside Hackney Town Hall this lunchtime, Thursday.

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