They plan to close your hospitals – Who will save St Helier? Come along and have your say about the plans to close YOUR hospitals in South West London, under the guise of the terrible “Sustainability and Transformation Plans” (STPs) – the mechanism being used to force through Simon Stevens’ “5 Year Forward View”, which […]
Category: Junior Doctors
Video: Excellent motion on the NHS
On the 27th of September, at Labour Party Conference, a “contemporary motion” was put forward by a number of Constituency Labour Parties. We at KOSHH were very pleased to see that it was passed unanimously by the Conference. Disclaimer: For absolute clarity, KOSHH is not affiliated to any political party. We are a politically diverse […]
Video: Parliamentary debate on STPs
On Wednesday the 14th of September, Parliament debated the evil “Sustainability and Transformation Plans (STPs) – a mechanism devised to enact the demands of Simon Stevens’ privatising 5 Year Forward View. This plan could see the number of NHS hospitals in the country slashed by half, or perhaps even worse, and right now, this is the […]
These kids support the junior doctors – It’s their NHS too.
Junior doctors Industrial action planned for 26 and 27 April 2016. This will amount to a full withdrawal of labour between the hours of 8am and 5pm on Tuesday 26 and Wednesday 27 April (18 hours in total) This wave of industrial action was escalated to a full withdrawal of labour by junior doctors between […]
Poll: Do the public support the junior doctors?
As was witnessed at the ongoing (7/4/2016) junior doctors’ strike at St Helier Hospital, (which you can read about here) the public passing by on foot and on the road seem to be overwhelmingly in support of our great junior doctors. ITV are currently running a simple Yes / No / Don’t know poll on […]
KOSHH supports junior doctors on strike day #5 (06/04/2016)
KOSHH Campaigners went to today’s picket line outside St Helier Hospital to support the junior doctors in their struggle and were joined by representatives of Merton & Sutton TUC. Once more the weather was foul, but it’ll take more than inclement weather to stop this group of determined folk. The level of support from the general public was […]
Green Wing stars to support junior doctors
Actor, and star of channel 4 comedy drama, The Green Wing which was set in a fictional hospital, but filmed largely in Northwick Park Hospital, Stephen Mangan has said that he, and some of his co-stars will be attending and supporting the junior doctors strike on the 6th of April 2016. We salute you and your […]
Where do this MPs loyalties lie?
Further to our recent post, which explained that MP for Sutton and Cheam, Paul Scully, who did not turn up on either of the recent junior doctors’ picket lines, was due to attend a ceremony at a private hospital in the constituency, it would appear that he did indeed attend. Spire St Anthony’s hospital are […]
Tory MP, Paul Scully to celebrate with private hospital
Only a week since Conservative health Secretary Jeremy Hunt announced his intention to impose a new contract upon NHS junior doctors, and the Sutton Guardian have reported that Conservative MP for Sutton and Cheam, Paul Scully intends to attend a “topping out” ceremony to celebrate the building of a new facility at a private hospital […]