Jeremy Hunt


Why the BMA are no better than Arthur Scargill’s rabble

26 May 2016 15:09

That’s the trouble with conducting a strike via social media — press the wrong button and what was supposed to…

What now for Jeremy Hunt?

19 May 2016 9:41

The junior doctors strike will be remembered not only as the first time in NHS history that a complete walk…

A deal has been reached in the junior doctors dispute

18 May 2016 17:54

A deal has been reached between the government and the BMA on the new junior doctors contract. The deal now…

Today in audio: Boris vs Dave

9 May 2016 16:56

With the May elections over, the EU referendum campaign is now in full swing. David Cameron started the day warning…

David Cameron And Jeremy Hunt Visit A Hospital To Mark The 65th Anniversary Of The NHS

Department of Health’s PR push backfires

26 April 2016 9:41

With the junior doctors’ strike now in full swing, it’s fair to say that these aren’t the most harmonious days…

Hunt hits back – but is he now pulling his punches?

26 April 2016 9:10

Jeremy Hunt has not done himself any favours in the past with his comments about junior doctors. But today –…


All-out strikes will not kill patients. An exodus of junior doctors will

26 April 2016 7:49

Until now, it has not been clear to most people what the junior doctors’ strikes are all about. It began…


Watch: Dennis Skinner tells Jeremy Hunt to ‘wipe that smirk off his face’

25 April 2016 18:50

Given that the last time Dennis Skinner criticised a Tory Cabinet member in the Chamber he was ejected from the…

Today in audio: Jeremy Hunt stands firm ahead of junior doctors strike

25 April 2016 17:20

Jeremy Hunt has been facing questions in the Commons ahead of tomorrow’s junior doctors strike. The Health Secretary said the…

Jeremy Hunt steps up war of words with junior doctors ahead of strike

25 April 2016 8:35

Now that Jeremy Hunt has rejected a proposed cross-party pilot scheme for new junior doctors’ contracts it seems this week’s…


No, the NHS isn’t killing off A&E doctors at a young age

7 April 2016 11:24

The junior doctors’ dispute has been characterised by a series of extraordinary claims by the BMA. At one time the…

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Jeremy Hunt is a fool, but the junior doctors’ strikes are becoming embarrassing

6 April 2016 11:26

Today, thousands of doctors lay down their stethoscopes in a valiant defence of the state religion. More than 5,000 operations…


Members of Cameron’s Cabinet are now free to speak their mind on the EU. Here’s what they’re saying

20 February 2016 12:02

David Cameron’s two hour Cabinet meeting is now over, and the campaign has now started. His Cabinet members are now…

Today in audio: HMRC boss Lin Homer plays down her tax expertise

11 February 2016 15:50

It was a bad day in front of the Public Accounts Committee for Dame Lin Homer. Despite being the outgoing…

Junior Doctors Stage 24 Hour Strike Across NHS In England

Jeremy Hunt confirms he will impose junior doctor contract

11 February 2016 12:58

As expected, Jeremy Hunt has just announced in the Commons that he will impose the junior doctor contract after he…

Today’s doctors strike proves how the NHS needs radical reform

10 February 2016 7:49

This is a bleak day for the NHS. The doctors strike has gone ahead and some 3,000 operations have been…


Watch: Jeremy Hunt compares himself to Nye Bevan

7 February 2016 16:31

This morning Jeremy Hunt appeared on The Andrew Marr Show to defend his growing feud with the junior doctors. While…


Government aide halts junior doctors interview: ‘where is Jeremy Hunt?’

12 January 2016 14:49

As junior doctors exercise their right to strike today over government plans to change their contracts, Jeremy Hunt has been keeping…

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The Tories messed up with junior doctors. Here’s what they should have done

12 January 2016 13:31

It takes some skill to turn the BMA into the NUM – but Jeremy Hunt has done just that. It…

A junior doctor on strike this morning (Photo: Christopher Furlong/Getty)

Briefing: what’s behind the junior doctors’ strike?

12 January 2016 12:34

What’s the objection to the new contract? It applies to all junior doctors – that is, doctors who aren’t consultants and…

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How will the Tories recover their relations with junior doctors?

12 January 2016 8:59

Junior doctors are now on strike over their new contract, with recriminations between the two sides continuing as the picket…


Jeremy Hunt makes peace with James Naughtie

16 December 2015 15:43

Today marked James Naughtie’s last day in the presenting chair on Today after 21 years. To honour his time as…

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Could Michael Gove help Jeremy Hunt solve the junior doctor row?

19 November 2015 12:19

That 98 per cent of junior doctors have voted in favour of strike action over their new contract shows the…

Jeremy Hunt at Health Questions.

Jeremy Hunt clashes with opposition MPs on junior doctors’ strike

17 November 2015 13:46

Jeremy Hunt was grilled by MPs from Labour, the SNP and Green Party at Health Questions today on whether his…

Protesting the proposed changes to NHS junior doctors contracts (September 2015 - London, England)

Podcast: Jeremy Hunt’s catastrophic mistake

12 November 2015 9:30

Is Jeremy Hunt spoiling for a fight with the wrong people? On the latest View from 22 podcast, Dr Clare Gerada debates…