UK vaccine success down to ‘capitalist energy not government says Boris Johnson

The “energy of capitalism” lies behind the UK’s vaccination success, Boris Johnson has told Conservative members – downplaying the role of the government and NHS. Urging the party faithful to campaign on the jabs achievement, the prime minister doubled down on his controversial claim that the private sector delivered it.Continue Reading

Pitiful and a kick in the teeth Unions and Labour slam recommended pay rise for NHS staff

A recommended 1% pay rise for NHS staff has been called “pitiful and bitterly disappointing” by nursing union leaders who said the government was “dangerously out of touch” with health workers. The figure, which covers 2021 and 2022, is contained in a Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) documentContinue Reading