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  • Students urged to hit Tories on fees

    LABOUR’S Heidi Alexander urged NHS students to give Tory MPs a “hard time” yesterday over their latest NHS wheeze to cancel trainee bursaries.

    The shadow health secretary made the rallying cry as she addressed student nurses who had travelled to Parliament to meet...

    Thursday 26th May 2016

    posted by Luke James in Britain

  • Bursary cut will cost NHS staff and risk lives

    TORY plans to scrap bursaries for nursing, midwifery and other health degree students will cripple the NHS, leaving it dangerously understaffed, union research reveals today.

    According to a new report commissioned by trade unions Unison and the National Union of Students (NUS), the...

    Wednesday 25th May 2016

    posted by Joana Ramiro in Britain

  • NHS figures reveal crisis in targets

    THE proportion of A&E patients seen on time has hit its lowest level since records began.

    Figures for February out yesterday show that 87.8 per cent of patients were admitted, transferred or discharged from England’s accident and emergency departments within four hours of...

    Friday 15th Apr 2016

    posted by Morning Star in Britain

  • Junior Doctors Hung Out to Dry

    Hunt will force through wrecking contracts despite union uproar

    Friday 12th Feb 2016

    posted by Paddy McGuffin in Britain

  • Cutting bursaries would be a ‘crushing blow’

    by Our News Desk

    STUDENT nurses and midwives marched through London and other cities over the weekend in protest against government plans to replace their bursaries with loans.

    The cut, unveiled in last year’s comprehensive spending review, will take £800...

    Monday 11th Jan 2016

    posted by Morning Star in Britain