The Conservative privatisers – NHS destroyers

A chronology of Tory sabotage and privatisation of the NHS, and the fight back

NHS Chomsky

If you haven’t the time to read all the articles below – here is one video which explains just how far NHS privatisation has got – and that the NHS doesn’t need more taxes, just a socialist government prepared to ax the private companies already bleeding it dry

“UK Column – Dying for good health, Dr Lucy Reynolds”

Keep our NHS Public – Local Groups

Does Matt Hancock really think that privatising the NHS will attract young voters who care about their heir, their parents and grandparents?

11 Apr 2019  Revealed: Collapsed private provider to the NHS owes £11m

6 Apr 2019  NHS offering £127m of contracts to private companies despite health secretary pledging: ‘No privatisation on my watch’

8 Feb  I’m a GP. To stop NHS privatisation, we need a global healthcare movement

24 Jan 2019  Massive 5-figure bonuses paid to Private NHS Property Executives as NHS services on ‘brink of financial collapse’

12 Jan 2019  Record number of NHS patients forced to wait for over four hours for hospital bed

13 Dec 2018  Hospitals ‘overcrowding risk’ ahead of Christmas

11 Dec 2018  Demand for NHS staff rises as EU applicants ‘drop off a cliff’

3 Dec 2018  Millions could lose GP next year as doctors quit due to staff shortages and stress, study claims

31 Oct 2018  Tories reveal plans to sell-off NHS hospitals to US firms after Brexit

30 Oct 2018  The budget offers the NHS scraps – and fails to see off the privatisers

29 Oct 2018  Inside the brand new £24m health centre that will never be used by patients

7 Oct 2018  Private health firms squeeze out GP-run extended services

7 Oct 2018  The Tories want to dismantle the NHS, this tragic story shows why we can’t let them

6 Oct 2018  GPs to offer group appointments with up to 15 patients at a time

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6 Oct 2018  Theresa May kept her new plan for selling off regional chunks of our NHS quiet at conference

4 Oct 2018  Human body parts being stockpiled in their hundreds of tonnes by NHS-contracted waste firm

30 Sep 2018  Shocking Tory cock-up means NHS to face £2.7Bn of ADDITIONAL CUTS

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22 Sep 2018  An appointments system for Accident & Emergency is the stupidest NHS idea yet

13 Sep 2018  Expanding GP at Hand app is a full frontal attack on general practice

11 Sep 2018  NHS vacancies a ‘national emergency’

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9 Sep 2018  Theresa May appoints Tory Peer who advocates NHS privatisation to crucial ‘independent’ NHS Chairman role

9 Sep 2018  Amount of NHS land earmarked for sale is soaring, figures show

7 Sep 2018  Petition calling for an end to all NHS car parking charges delivered to No.10

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16 Aug 2018  Drop in student nurse numbers putting patients at risk, union warns

30 Jul 2018  SRCL fails in tender case against NHS England

11 Jul 2018  ‘Don’t be fooled, Matt Hancock will be no better for the NHS than Jeremy Hunt was’

10 Jul 2018  The New Tory Health Secretary Matt Hancock is funded by rabid NHS privatisation lobbyists

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5 Jul 2018  Campaigners LOSE High Court fight over NHS bodies branded ‘Trojan horse for privatisation’

10 Jun 2018    MP makes further call for hospital trust’s plans for subsidiary company to be scrapped

6 Jun 2018  Strike action threat at Leeds hospitals amid proposed contract changes

1 Jun 2018  Number of patients readmitted to hospital rises to 1.38m in a year

31 May 2018  Patients facing longer waits and worse care, experts warn as £1bn hospital deficit revealed

31 May 2018  The NHS has a recruitment crisis – heightened by the ‘hostile environment’

31 May 2018  Deficit for NHS trusts in England double the amount planned

30 May 2018  ‘Hostile environment’: ID checks searching for NHS ‘health tourists’ find too few to make it worthwhile

30 May 2018  Tory cuts force 1.3m Brits to change GP amid staffing crisis and mass closures

29 May 2018  11,000 patients to be affected as FOUR GP surgeries set to close in Liverpool

27 May 2018  ‘Shocking’ rise in coroner warnings over NHS patient deaths, says Labour

23 May 2018    The cat’s out of the bag. Theresa May literally just said we should celebrate private companies providing NHS services. #PMQs  EL4C‏ @EL4JC 8h8 hours ago

23 May 2018  Please join Jr4NHS at the High Court on 23rd & 24th May 2018 where we fight against privatisation of #ourNHS

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17 May 2018  Previously ‘Outstanding’ GP surgery which the Tories privatised and handed to Virgin Care now in ‘Special Measures’

16 May 2018  Carillion is no one-off scandal. Neoliberalism will bring many more | Owen Jones

16 May 2018  Trump Plan To Hike Drug Costs Proves NHS ‘At Risk’ In Post-Brexit UK-US Trade Deal, Labour Warns

14 May 2018  Watch “UK Column – Dying for good health, Dr Lucy Reynolds” on #Vimeo

11 May 2018  Jeremy Hunt scuttles to avoid disability question

10 May 2018  Wigan hospital staff vote for strike over outsourcing plans UNISON National

9 May 2018  Serco workers at Barts NHS Trust demand pay justice

7 May 2018  Private hospitals warned over failing safety and quality standards

2 May 2018  Breaking video: Hunt admits ‘incompetence’ cost hundreds of womens’ lives #HuntMustGo

27 Apr 2018  Hostile environment policy leaving doctors without visas, say NHS officials

27 Apr 2018  The DWP has been caught trying to ‘coerce’ GPs into saying their patients are fit-for-work

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26 Apr 2018 Letter to the Royal College of GPs and BMA about DWP interference in GP Practice

25 April 2018  GP practices face funding threat as online service ‘targets’ young people, Unite warns

24 Apr 2018  A separate NHS tax would only further its fragmentation

23 Apr 2018  Government Petition:  Stop the privatisation of NHS services  238,765 signatures

18 Apr 2018  NHS and council staff to strike over new care model

15 Apr 2018  The Conservative government’s attitude to health workers from abroad is: Cut off our nose to spite our face

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15 Apr 2018  Lack of cash means NHS is mothballing entire wards, exactly when they are needed

15 Apr 2018  NHS trusts ‘fritter away’ millions of pounds outsourcing staff to private companies, union says

14 Apr 2018  Great turn-out of singers for the Leeds ‘Keep Our NHS Public’ march

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13 Apr 2018  Labour to report Jeremy Hunt to watchdog over luxury flats scandal

13 Apr 2018  How Come We Didn’t Know? and The Private Finance Initiative: how come we’re still paying for this?

12 Apr 2018  Hospitals spending just £3 a day on patients’ meals

7 Apr 2018  Photos from the York March and Rally for the NHS Saturday, April 7 2018

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6 Apr 2018  Jeremy Hunt is facing a fresh Commons ambush over nursing bursary cuts

5 Apr 2018  Chief ‘increasingly concerned’ over hospital build hit by Carillion collapse

3 Apr 2018  Deep concerns about the ACO contract remain unaddressed

1 Apr 2018  UK govt turns to medical records to track down illegal immigrants, medical organisations slam initiative,%20medical%20organisations%20slam%20initiative

28 Mar 2018  Andrew Neil forensically deconstructs flustered Tory MP over shameful NHS underfunding

26 Mar 2018  The media has kept quiet about Jeremy Hunt’s NHS pay rise lies. So here’s the truth.

20 Mar 2018  BMA Chair of Council statement on Accountable Care Organisations (ACOs)

19 Mar 2018  EHRC Threatens Court Action Against 13 Clinical Commissioning Group re- CHC limits

18 Mar 2018  Three more legal challenges: making Jeremy Hunt & NHS England accountable

15 Mar 2018  10,000: the number of excess deaths researchers say have already happened this year

14 Mar 2018  The NHS loses its powerful ally – Professor Stephen Hawking has died

11 Mar 2018  Jacob Rees-Mogg warns current NHS spending ‘cannot be maintained’

10 Mar 2018  Famous faces and protesters march through Newcastle for NHS rally

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10 Mar 2018  Using management consultancy brings inefficiency to the NHS

6 Mar 2018  Tory NHS underfunding directly implicated for deaths of at least 271 vulnerable mental health patients

Feb 2018  How is the NHS being Privatised?

23 Feb 2018  Green light for Hawking’s NHS judicial review

21 Feb 2018  Judge blocks outsourcing of £100m children’s health contract to Virgin Care because of ‘considerable impact’ on NHS

21 Feb 2018  Jeremy Hunt announces review of vaginal mesh scandal

19 Feb 2018  “They are leaving at an alarming rate”: European NHS workers on the winter crisis, austerity, and Brexit’s impact

9 Feb 2018  Agency staff cost NHS more than £450,000 a day:

9 Feb 2018  Yeovil Hospital violates NHS Constitution in favour of privatisation, claims union

7 Feb 2018  Theresa May refuses to exclude NHS contracts from US trade deals

6 Feb 2018  Theresa May lied to Parliament about Accident & Emergency waiting times

6 Feb 2018  NHS should take back some services from Capita, say dentists

4 Feb 2018  Hospitals cancelling urgent surgery despite NHS bosses’ orders

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4 Feb 2018  NHS protest: thousands march to demand more cash for NHS

3 Feb 2018  Statement from Health Campaigns Together and People’s Assembly

3 Feb 2018  Day of Action

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2 Feb 2018  These are the privateers profiting from privatising the NHS – Virgin are just the tip of the scalpel!

2 Feb 2018  Capita contract probed after thousands of clinical letters stuffed in a drawer somewhere

Feb 2018  Private companies’ involvement in the NHS

31 Jan 2018  Tories prepare to squander more billions by selling off “surplus” NHS land

29 Jan 2018  Stephen Hawking is taking Jeremy Hunt to court over back-door NHS privatisation

26 Jan 2018  A campaigning lawyer and a front line doctor have called on us to march for the NHS

24 Jan 2018  It’s official: mental health services are so bad ‘you have to be sectioned before you’ll be treated’

23 Jan 2018  NHS bosses ordered trusts: Lie to the public about scale of winter crisis – claim

23 Jan 2018  Parts of NHS England only able to fill one in 400 nursing vacancies

20 Jan 2018  Tory MP with links to private healthcare says ‘No health privatisation by stealth’. Liar!

19 Jan 2018  NHS long-term funding being used for ‘quick fix’ solutions

18 Jan 2018  Tories planning to hand private firms ’10-15 year NHS contracts’ to stop Labour from renationalising

13 Jan 2018  A maths problem to solve: 44 x ACO does not = 1 x NHS

12 Jan 2018  Virgin Care failed to hand over Bath staff pension payments

11 Jan 2018  Patients ‘dying prematurely’ in corridors, A&E heads warn Theresa May

8 Jan 2018  Jeremy Hunt is poised to flog the last of the NHS

8 Jan 2018  The minister being touted to replace Jeremy Hunt has Wikipedia page edited to remove links to Virgin Care

7 Jan 2108  Mass closure of NHS walk-in centres is fuelling winter crisis, claim campaigners

6 Jan 2018  GP’s six ways to help the NHS. Please act and share

4 Jan 2018  Doctors up and down Britain have been brutally exposing Jeremy Hunt’s lies about the #NHSCrisis

4 Jan 2018  16,900 people in a week kept in NHS ambulances waiting for hospital care

2 Jan 2018  A&E doctor sorry for ‘third world conditions’ as NHS winter crisis bites


29 Dec 2017  Richard Branson’s Virgin healthcare firm scoops £1bn of NHS contracts

19 Dec 2017  Kings staff protest against ‘special measures’ and imposition of interim chair

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18 Dec 2017  A viral message from an A&E consultant needs to be shared even wider

16 Dec 2017  A Chain Of Private Psychiatric Hospitals Has Been Accused Of Failing Vulnerable Young Patients

13 Dec 2017  Serco expects 10pc profit rise as it snaps up Carillion’s healthcare business

11 Dec 2017  A Tory-led council’s deal with Virgin is being called ‘privatisation by the back door’

11 Dec 2017  Over 60,000 people demand Richard Branson returns £328k he won suing NHS

8 Dec 2017  BMA warns Government plans could put NHS on route to privatisation

6 Dec 2017  BBC News – Private ambulance firm Arriva accused of lying to patients

1 Dec 2017  CQC keeps Vocare out-of-hours service in special measures

1 Dec 2017  The real problem with Babylon

28 Nov 2017  NHS makes undisclosed settlement to Richard Branson’s Virgin Care after legal dispute

22 Nov 2017  Protest against hospital bed cuts held in Derby city centre

21 Nov 2017  A 6000% price rise in ten years? Big corporations overcharge for your medicine and rip off the NHS.

18 Nov 2017  Video published – NHS not for sale

16 Nov 2017  Privatisation of Children’s Services 4: Psychiatry and Big Pharma

10 Nov 2017  Escalating pressures on GP family doctors

7 Nov 2017  These little-known opaque bodies could run health services (ACOs). Are they legal? | Denis Campbell

6 Nov 2017  Labour demand ‘immediate inquiry’ into failings of NHS privatised services

2 Nov 2017  Docs Not Cops – ‘Protect access to NHS on basis of need’

31 Oct 2017  The NHS is facing a £21bn funding gap – what does that look like in your area?

29 Oct 2017  Jeremy Hunt is confronted with a NHS nurse. His reaction is priceless

27 Oct 2017 UK children who need mental health services face ‘postcode lottery’

21 Oct 2017  New Report: Drug companies in £1bn NHS rip-off

20 Oct 2017  RCN members deliver pay petition to Downing Street

18 Oct 2017  The Conservatives just ended universal healthcare. Certain groups will be banned from surgery.

18 Oct 2017  Four million hospital bed days lost since 2011 due to problems securing social care

15 Oct 2017  Tories are not only selling the NHS piecemeal – they’re wasting millions doing it

2 Oct 2017  NHS ‘two-tier’ system pressures accused of causing ‘preventable deaths’ as private care soars

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30 Sep 2017  Scale of private treatment at NHS hospitals revealed

30 Sep 2017  Private ambulance firm contracted by the NHS goes into administration

28 Sep 2017  NHS England: UK on track for a shortfall of 42,000 nurses by 2020

24 Sep 2017  Jeremy Hunt to replace GPs with far less qualified, cheaper alternative, ‘Physician Associates’

15 Sep 2017  Unions demand pay rise for one million NHS staff

13 Sep 2017  Nurse-turned-MP Karen Lee takes on Jeremy Hunt over NHS crisis

7 Sep 2017  A group of Tory MPs are trying to push through a law to make everyone pay for NHS treatment

6 Sep 2017  ‘Enough is enough’: nurses protest against pay cap outside Westminster

31 Aug 2017  The bottom line: Understanding the NHS deficit and why it won’t go away

21 Aug 2017  While the NHS is being crippled, private hospitals are using charity status to avoid tax

19 Aug 2017  Jeremy Hunt is left humiliated after trying to takedown Stephen Hawking’s scientific analysis

11 Aug 2017  I’ve been waiting so long for an operation on the NHS that I could lose the use of my hand forever

10 Aug 2017  This NHS form is making people scared to see a doctor

1 Aug 2017  Jeremy Hunt has repeatedly failed to meet pledges on mental health care

27 Jul 2017  Soaring NHS vacancies prompt warnings of ‘desperate’ understaffing

27 Jul 2017  RCN holds second pay day protests

22 Jul 2017  Boots apologises for saying women might ‘misuse’ morning after pill if it reduced the price

12 Jul 2017  Big pharma is taking the NHS to court this week – people are already dying for profit, and it could now get worse

4 Jul 2017  NHS cleaner strike: What has led to one of the biggest hospital walkouts?

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4 Jul 2017  The creeping privatisation of healthcare

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27 Jun 2017  ‘Without nurses, the NHS will fall’: Nurses protest outside Department of Health over low pay

9 Jun 2017 The Loneliness of the NHS Whistleblower | Enable Law

30 May 2017  The NHS choir kicked off stage for singing about cuts

15 May 2017  Nurses like me are using food banks and taking out loans – no wonder we agreed to strike over our pay

14 May 2017  Nurses vote to strike for first time ever

30 Apr 2017  Jeremy Hunt tries to explain why he got 11% pay rise & NHS staff got a real-terms pay cut

29 Apr 2017  Nurses will see their pay ‘cut by 12% over a decade’

28 Apr 2017  MP alleges ‘criminal cover-up’ of contaminated blood scandal

21 Apr 2017  Weekly protests over hospital bed loss fears

13 Apr 2017  Nurses vote on strike action over NHS pay cuts

10 Apr 2017  The NHS is being forced to borrow ‘toxic’ cash from Tory donor hedge funds to prevent ‘serious injury’ to patients

5 Apr 2017  Damning study reveals social care spending has plunged by 11% since the Tories came into power

27 Mar 2017  Half of £2bn for NHS spent on private care

27 Mar 2017  Bristol: Hundreds march in support of NHS

21 Mar 2017  Spending on management consultancy ‘gravy train’ costs STPs £18m

4 Mar 2017  Thousands take to the streets of London to protest NHS cuts

27 Feb 2017  Patient Transport Services and Damaging Privatisation

8 Feb 2017  Jeremy Hunt goes ‘bright red’ after being called out by Corbyn

3 Feb 2017  Soaring numbers of junior doctors leave NHS training after their first two years

2 Feb 2017  Capita reliant on temporary staff with some ‘lacking basic computer skills

2 Feb 2017  Nursing degree applications slump after NHS bursaries abolished

26 Jan 2017  Theresa May suggests NHS could be part of US trade deal

21 Jan 2017  NHS Liverpool protest sees hundreds gather at Royal Liverpool Hospital

20 Jan 2017  Understaffed and underfunded NHS ambulance services ‘getting worse’, watchdog warns

12 Jan 2017  The NHS dental service is broken – and its rotten payment system is to blame | Ollie Jupes

9 Jan 2017  Jeremy Hunt ditches four-hour target as A&E crisis deepens

6 Jan 2017  NHS faces ‘humanitarian crisis’ as demand rises, British Red Cross warns

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25 Dec 2016  Record level of cancelled urgent operations for NHS England

1 Nov 2016  Number of NHS mental health nurses has fallen by 15% under Tories

27 Oct 2016  Nurses are using food banks just to feed their families

26 Oct 2016  Former Tory Health Secretary profits whilst businessmen leech £262m a year from OUR NHS

13 Oct 2016  Protesters march through Bristol to ‘save the NHS’

12 Oct 2016  Virgin Care accused of giving patients appointments they don’t need to ‘boost their profits’

4 Oct 2016  CSP members march in Birmingham for the NHS | The Chartered Society of Physiotherapy

4 Oct 2016  Hunt promises to end NHS reliance on overseas doctors after Britain leaves EU

26 Sep 2016  Hospital in £135million of debt hands £600million contract to Serco

11 Sep 2016  NHS chiefs warn that hospitals in England are on the brink of collapse

1 Sep 2016  Jeremy Hunt Responds To Brexit Bus NHS Claim | Good Morning Britain

22 Aug 2016 These leaks show Jeremy Hunt’s deception over the seven-day NHS | Rachel Clarke

17 Aug 2016  Big Pharma gets public money from the NHS – but doesn’t put anything back

15 Aug 2016  How much is the government really privatising the NHS?

15 Aug 2016  NHS Hospitals ‘Being Crippled’ By Cost Of Agency Staff

11 Aug 2016  Government Petition: Consider a vote of No Confidence in Jeremy Hunt, Health Secretary  339,925 signatures

26 Jul 2016 UNISON warns against outsourcing of NHS support services staff | UNISON National

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20 May 2016  £2.45bn NHS trusts deficit sparks fears over future patient care

19 May 2016  Corporations told to back off the NHS

19 May 2016  UK Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt Car Crash Interview With Jon Snow

26 Apr 2016  Press Release: No Doctor Wants to Strike but the NHS is at stake

20 Apr 2016  Jeremy Hunt’s accused of ‘digging up dirt’ on doctors thanks to this e-mail leak

13 Apr 2016  How Boots went rogue | Aditya Chakrabortty

29 Mar 2016  NHS Finance Shortfalls Will Drive Massive Cuts

11 Mar 2016  Tories block debate on reversing NHS privatisation by talking about deporting foreigners for four hours

26 Feb 2016  Autistic boy left on locked ward for six months (Cygnet run hospital)

26 Feb 2016  Jeremy Hunt called ‘a liar’ by junior doctor live on Question Time


10 Feb 2016  Jeremy Hunt co-authored book calling for NHS to be replaced with private insurance

10 Feb 2016  A Message from your NHS Staff & Supporters

8 Feb 2016  US firms look to capitalise as NHS becomes increasingly privatised

3 Feb 2016  NHS wreckers play hide and seek

26 Jan 2016  Wasteful, too many chiefs … Five myths about the NHS we need to dispel | Nigel Edwards

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11 Jan 2016  All NHS staff support the junior doctors’ strike action | Letters

9 Jan 2016  Student nurses and midwives protest over NHS bursary plans


30 Nov 2015  Help doctors win

11 Nov 2015  Non-emergency ambulances could be run by NHS after Arriva pulls bid following performance-cash scandal

17 Oct 2015  Junior Doctor Smashes Jeremy Hunt’s Media Lies

16 Oct 2015  Doctors on why they’re protesting against changes to working conditions

12 Oct 2015  Dear Mr Hunt

4 Oct 2015  Manchester protest: thousands march in anti-austerity rally

19 Jul 2015  Jeremy Hunt has been accused of ‘breaching patient confidentiality’

17 Jun 2015  The privatisation of mental health: how good services are turning in favour of the rich

3 Jun 2015  Most vulnerable people in country ‘in jeopardy’ over £1.1bn of cuts

1 May 2015  Dr Aseem Malhotra: “It is health that is the real wealth”

13 Apr 2015  Jeremy Hunt Is Clueless About NHS Funding

4 Apr 2015  NHS has to recruit one in four nurses from abroad

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23 Mar 2015  Mythbuster: Health warning

22 Mar 2015  Tax avoidance ‘at the very core’ of firms bidding for major NHS contracts, Unite reveals

21 Mar 2015  Virgin Care among firms with lucrative NHS deals and a tax haven status–deals-go-to-firms-that-use-tax-havens?CMP=share_btn_tw

17 Mar 2015  Half of private firms behind NHS privatisation have links to Tories

24 Feb 2015  What’s happening to my local GP? Carrots, sticks, and the long game of NHS privatisation | openDemocracy

11 Feb 2015  NHS whistleblowers ignored, bullied and intimidated, inquiry finds

28 Jan 2015  NHS seeks advice following Bupa U-turn

27 Jan 2015  NHS strike halted after Government caves in to union demands

16 Jan 2015  Care UK apologises to GPs after losing NHS 111 reports

9 Jan 2015  Circle in talks to exit private contract to run Hinchingbrooke hospital

9 Jan 2015  A&E performance sinks to new low

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10 Dec 2014  NHS facing ‘creeping privatisation’:

8 Dec 2014  Deaf people to receive only one hearing aid – an insight into life after the NHS

24 Nov 2014 NHS workers to stage four-hour strike as pay dispute continues

19 Nov 2014  Private firms on course to net £9bn of NHS contracts

18 Nov 2014  71 coalition MPs who voted for NHS sell-off linked to health firms


Note – 28. Jeremy Hunt

MP for South-West Surrey. Received donations of £32,920 from U.S-based hedge fund CEO Andrew Law. Mr Law is the CEO of Caxton Associates who as of November 2011, owned a market value of $217.659 million in healthcare. He is also funder and board member of Social Finance Ltd, a company which invents new ways to bring finance into public services, and is pioneering the first Social impact Bond for the NHS. Andrew Law has given £1,229,677 to the Conservative party.


17 Nov 2014  ‘Selling off NHS for profit’: Full list of MPs with links to private healthcare firms

13 Oct 2014  Healthcare strikes have worked before – could they save the NHS?

8 Oct 2014  Why are NHS staff going on strike?

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4 Oct 2014  Tories in £1.5 billion NHS sell-off scandal

3 Oct 2014  Companies with links to Tories ‘have won £1.5bn worth of NHS contracts’

25 Sep 2014  Chlorine contamination at NHS flagship sparks investigation

18 Sep 2014  NHS staff vote to strike over pay by two-thirds majority

6 Sep 2014  NHS ‘People’s March’ protests: Thousands join London’s new ‘Jarrow

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6 Aug 2014  Privatisation is ripping the NHS from our hands

24 Jul 2014  VAT loophole driving NHS pharmacy services into hands of private

4 Jun 2014  Exclusive: How private firms make quick killing from PFI

28 May 2014  Proud of the NHS? Then fight for it!

29 Apr 2014  The only ‘parity’ for mental health is that it is being cut and privatised as well | openDemocracy

23 Apr 2014  700 mothers to recreate Jarrow march in protest at NHS ‘privatisation’–recreate-jarrow-march-to-protest-at-nhs-privatisation?CMP=share_btn_tw

8 Apr 2014  Bupa ‘harming NHS’ by offering patients “bribes” of £2k to use public services instead of private hospitals

9 Jan 2014  Broken promises on clinical networks

1 Jan 2014  Migrants already ‘pay their way’ – why should they have to pay medical bills too?

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13 Nov 2013  The pre-election pledges that the Tories are trying to wipe from the internet

11 Nov 2013   Monitor found 53 of the 238 walk-in centres had closed since 2010

25 Oct 2013  The health tourism myth? Foreign patients earn millions for UK – Health

29 Sep 2013  BBC News – 50,000 march in NHS cuts protest in Manchester

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6 Sep 2013  The race to privatise England’s NHS | openDemocracy

16 Aug 2013

12 Aug 2013  NHS is spending public money to train private companies to take over and profit from NHS

3 Aug 2013  Millionaire Tory minister Jeremy Hunt learns lover’s lingo…costing taxpayer £4,000

8 Jun 2013  Making Waves choir sing their song protesting at the dismantling of the National Health Service, started under New Labour and being completed by the ConDem government

19 May 2013  Privatised service ‘puts patients at risk’ with lack of out-of-hours

18 May 2013  BBC News – Protesters march in London over NHS reforms

8 May 2013  Fury as sports secretary Jeremy Hunt links Hillsborough with hooliganism

23 Apr 2013  Ambulance service – the privatisation you may be unaware of

29 Mar 2013  FSA fines Nestor Healthcare Group £175,000 for clearance to deal failings

26 Jan 2013  Thousands march in London against Lewisham hospital closures

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12 Dec 2012  When privatisation of GP practices goes wrong

6 Oct 2012  Jeremy Hunt attacked from all sides after abortion comments

20 Sep 2012  Serco gave NHS false data about its GP service 252 times

31 May 2012  Leveson Inquiry: ‘I did not hide behind a tree’, says Jeremy Hunt

27 Apr 2012  Jeremy Hunt, the Murdochs and a scandal that will not die

27 Apr 2012  Jeremy Hunt avoided £100,000 tax bill in deal just days before rate rise

26 Apr 2012  Jeremy Hunt fights for survival as new dossier on BSkyB handed over

23 Apr 2012  Special Report | Selling the NHS: how parliament and the healthcare industry got cosy

8 Mar 2012  Save our NHS rally: thousands march in health bill protest

Save NHS

1 Dec 2011  BBC News – Public sector strike rallies held across UK

10 Oct 2011  Unison begins ballot of 1 million members over pensions strike

9 Oct 2011  Protesters against NHS reforms occupy Westminster Bridge

28 May 2011  Anti-cuts groups descend on banks in NHS protest

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12 Apr 2011  Atos Healthcare pulls out of NHS contract

17 Mar 2011  The private sector is drooling over health privatisation plans | Ian Kirkpatrick

23 Feb 2011  50,000 NHS job cuts hit mental health services

17 Nov 2010  Drug companies ‘exploiting law for profit’

19 Sep 2010  Row after Tory peer’s daughter is given job in culture secretary Jeremy Hunt’s department

14 Jan 2010  Andrew Lansley bankrolled by private healthcare provider

10 Dec 2009  MP Jeremy Hunt to repay £9,500 for ‘misinterpretation of rules’





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