Jeremy Hunt

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…

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

Jeremy Hunt offers junior doctors an 11% pay rise and pleads with them not to strike

4 November 2015 9:16

It’s a season of U-turns for the government as Jeremy Hunt will reportedly offer junior doctors an 11 per cent pay rise.…

Jeremy Hunt married his wife Lucia Guo in 2009

Helen Goodman finds herself in hot water over Jeremy Hunt tweet

11 October 2015 23:10

At this year’s Tory conference Jeremy Hunt defended the government’s tax credit cuts, claiming they would make the British people work…

Jeremy Hunt speaks at the UK e-Health Week event at Olympia National on March 4, 2015 in London, England.

Jeremy Hunt: if only Brits worked as hard as the Chinese 

5 October 2015 20:50

‘That sounded so much better in my head,’ said Rachel from Friends in Series 2. I suspect Jeremy Hunt is…

Jeremy Hunt delivers to deliver a speech during his visit with David Cameron to the Evelina London Children's Hospital on July 5, 2013 in London, England.

Jeremy Hunt says new junior doctors’ contracts are ‘essential’ for seven day NHS

5 October 2015 15:18

Jeremy Hunt isn’t going to back down on the changes to junior doctors’ contracts despite a growing row over the…

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What did ‘#IminworkJeremy’ Hunt actually say about doctors working weekends?

21 July 2015 17:36

Well, it’s fair to say that Jeremy Hunt’s going to have a fun time at the next doctors’ conference he…


First James Naughtie, now John Humphrys slips up over Jeremy Hunt

16 July 2015 12:32

When James Naughtie steps down from the Today programme this autumn, his Jeremy Hunt gaffe will stand out as one of…

Day Four - The Labour Party Holds Its Annual Party Conference

Andy Burnham: how Arthur Scargill inspires me

15 July 2015 13:55

When Martin Freeman endorsed Labour ahead of the election, his credentials were called into question after Steerpike reported that Freeman…


Labour leadership contenders make their case at health questions

2 June 2015 13:15

The odd thing about the Labour leadership contest is that while it runs, two of the most different candidates, Liz…

Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt. Illustration: Ian Tovey.

Jeremy Hunt reminds Simon Stevens about £22 billion in NHS savings

2 June 2015 9:13

Jeremy Hunt has fired a warning shot at the NHS, saying that the time for excuses over cost savings is over.…


A sugar tax is simply a tax on the poor

22 May 2015 16:41

Why is it that whenever anyone proposes a tax on the wealthy all hell breaks loose, but when someone proposes…

Death in the NHS is becoming a matter of routine (Image: Getty)

Dying Without Dignity: a report on end-of-life care that shames the NHS

20 May 2015 7:18

The name says it all. ‘Dying Without Dignity’ is the parliamentary health ombudsman’s report into over 300 complaints of the neglect of…


What should Jeremy Hunt do next to the NHS?

19 May 2015 11:19

The Tories barely talked about the NHS during the election campaign. It was an area of Labour strength, and one…

Daily Politics health debate

Andy Burnham still can’t answer questions on Mid Staffs

29 April 2015 16:02

Today’s health election debate on the BBC just now was one of the feistiest we have seen in this campaign.…