Tag: Junior doctors

  • NSSN 669: Support the Junior #DoctorsStrikes

    NSSN 669: Support the Junior #DoctorsStrikes

    Date for your diaries!! 2024 NSSN Conference  – Saturday 22nd June, 11am-4.30pm, Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, Holborn, London WC1R 4RL Facebook event Support the Junior Doctors Strikes The NSSN sends solidarity to junior doctors and their unions after strikes last week in Wales and this week in England and action to come in…

  • NSSN 661: Support the Junior Doctors strikes

    NSSN 661: Support the Junior Doctors strikes

    We send happy new year greetings to all our supporters and affiliates and our solidarity to all workers in dispute. 2024 opens up just as 2023 finished, with workers taking action against the Tory cost of living squeeze. Amongst these will be junior doctors in England in the BMA and HCSA unions, who after being…

  • NSSN 630: Support the BMA Junior Doctors as 4-day strike starts

    NSSN 630: Support the BMA Junior Doctors as 4-day strike starts

    From BMA website: Second round of strikes: 11, 12, 13, 14 April – We are holding a 96 hour walk out of all junior doctors in England in order to achieve a full pay restoration. This is our second round of action. This means you should not attend any shifts starting after 6:59am on 11…

  • 308: VIDEO – TUC Rally ‘Call demo to support Junior Doctors!’

    308: VIDEO – TUC Rally ‘Call demo to support Junior Doctors!’

    Sunday’s NSSN rally before the start of TUC Congress in Brighton was a fantastic success. Militant trade unionists from both the leadership of some of the most fighting unions and the rank and file spoke to 250 Congress delegates and union and anti-cuts campaigners. Everyone sent their best wishes to PCS General Secretary Mark Serwotka who was…

  • NSSN 306: Junior Doctors, UberEats & Southern Rail strikes

    NSSN 306: Junior Doctors, UberEats & Southern Rail strikes

    BMA Junior Doctors re-start strikes September 12-16 The BMA has today confirmed that junior doctors will take further industrial action. The first 5 days will be September 12-16. We know that trade unionists and the majority of ordinary people everywhere will support this action as they did earlier in the year.   These dates happen…

  • TU Bill passed but victories show how it can be defeated

    TU Bill passed but victories show how it can be defeated

    The Tory Trade Union Bill has completed its journey through the parliamentary process to become law. Disgracefully, the Trade Union Congress (TUC) has not organised a single national demonstration against the bill. It’s one lobby of Parliament last November saw hundreds of union members refused access to the venue in Westminster because the TUC had…

  • 90 years since the General Strike

      Ninety years ago today, millions of workers were taking part in the General Strike to defend the miners from a brutal Tory government. The NSSN along with militant unions has championed the idea of generalised strike action to face down Tory austerity and their planned anti-union laws. PCS National Vice-President John McInally celebrates the…

  • 290: VIDEO PCS & FBU call for solidarity with Junior Doctors

    290: VIDEO PCS & FBU call for solidarity with Junior Doctors

    On April 26th in London, over 5,000 striking junior doctors and their supporters marched on the first day of their latest 2-day strike. The march was joint between the BMA and the NUT, who are balloting over forced academisation along with members of other supporting unions including PCS, FBU, RMT, Unite, Unison, NAPO, POA, GMB,…

  • Come to the NSSN’s 10th Annual Conference – July 2nd

    Come to the NSSN’s 10th Annual Conference – July 2nd

    Unions are under threat. It’s no accident that the Tories announced their (anti) Trade Union Bill at the same time as they roll out yet more cuts. They fully understand that the unions, with 6 million members, can be a major obstacle to another austerity wave and the fight is on. Junior Doctors are striking…

  • NSSN 289: March with the Junior Doctors & Teachers!

    NSSN 289: March with the Junior Doctors & Teachers!

    London demo April 26 to support the Junior Doctors The streets of London were crammed last Saturday on the People’s Assembly demo, with protesters calling for ‘Dodgy Dave’ and the rest of the Tories to go. Next Tuesday and Wednesday, the Junior Doctors in the BMA take their next 48-hour strike against Jeremy Hunt’s imposition…

  • 283: Join Housing Bill demo & support Junior Doctors

    283: Join Housing Bill demo & support Junior Doctors

    Thousands of people from across the country will march on Parliament to oppose the Government’s Housing and Planning Bill and demand: secure homes for all, rent controls, and homes for people not for profit. The Bill, which is currently in the House of Lords, threatens to make the UK’s housing crisis much worse, send rent…

  • Yorkshire NSSN: union reps & members share experiences

    Yorkshire NSSN: union reps & members share experiences

    The fourth annual conference of the Yorkshire Shop Stewards Network was held in Leeds on Saturday 5th March, attended by representatives from ten different trade unions from across the region. Opening the “Stop the Union Busters” morning session, Andy Budds (RMT transport union executive member) said it was no accident that it had been the…