Jeremy Hunt

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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.…


Jeremy Hunt stole my health tourism policy

21 April 2015 18:53

Last week, the Department of Health announced that patients would have to produce their passport when registering for their first hospital…

Who signed off on this piece of rubbish?

This idiotic NHS ‘calculator’ can’t predict heart attacks. But it might well give you one

9 March 2015 17:13

I can understand why the Tories have ring-fenced the NHS, but if they do want to indulge in a little trimming I…

The Attorney General Applies To Judges At The High Court To Quash The Original Hillsborough Inquest Verdicts

Burnham’s bill for hollow Hunt legal threat

17 January 2015 9:00

Ubiquitous Shadow Health Secretary Andy Burnham has had to admit that he ‘spent’ £25,000 in a disastrous and embarrassing threat…


Is the NHS ‘crisis’ too complex for politicians to solve?

6 January 2015 8:56

Is the NHS in crisis, or isn’t it? Jeremy Hunt doesn’t want to use the word, telling the Today programme…

Darren Henley - the new CEO of the Arts Council

The new CEO of the Arts Council has been announced – Guardianistas won’t be happy

17 December 2014 16:10

It is difficult to describe with equanimity the culture shock that has been administered to Arts Council England, the 69…


Jeremy Hunt and Andy Burnham’s NHS battle heats up

8 December 2014 17:49

Two politicians unashamedly and eternally at one another’s throats are Jeremy Hunt and Andy Burnham, scrapping over who cares more…

On left, David Cameron, with health secretary Jeremy Hunt on the right, in December 2013 (Photo: WPA Pool/Getty)

Call them crazy – the foolhardy new incentives for dementia diagnoses

22 October 2014 16:00

Remember this time last year, when Jeremy Hunt decried the ‘national shame’ of neglected old people suffering from undiagnosed dementia?…

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If David Cameron wants seven-day GP clinics, he’ll need market reform

30 September 2014 0:49

Today, David Cameron will pledge that if he’s re-elected he’ll give everyone access to a family doctor seven days a…

The Working Time Directive costs lives. (Photo by Lefteris Pitarakis - WPA Pool/Getty Images)

Jeremy Hunt opens the attack on the Working Time Directive

23 July 2014 11:10

For years, Secretaries of State for Health have studiously ignored one of the most corrosive regulations to the NHS: the…