National Health Service

roosevelt

If Boris wants to channel Roosevelt, he should end lockdown

July 1, 2020 11:47 pm

As a species we must stop cowering and havering. Let’s be prudent but let us also be a little brave

whitehall

Whitehall on trial: how the UK government is preparing for the COVID inquiry

June 4, 2020 11:50 am

For the first time in living memory No. 10 is involved in delivering policy, not just making it

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In defense of the lockdown

May 14, 2020 1:01 pm

If you think we are right to abandon or dilute lockdown now, then you should not have been in favor of it in the first place

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Rachel Johnson: What I wish I’d said about my brother Boris’s treatment

April 30, 2020 1:41 pm

I thought I would have to take out a large onion to show emotion, but the tears almost came to my eyes anyway

bureaucracy

How British doctors are hamstrung by bureaucracy in their COVID-19 response

April 28, 2020 9:41 am

Hard-pressed consultants are reportedly being forced to swap news in WhatsApp groups about possible cutting-edge treatments

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The difficult balance of public vs political agony

April 23, 2020 3:18 pm

Along comes a crisis that offers a Conservative government a historic chance to show that they care

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Boris’s difficult decision: when should lockdown be lifted?

April 22, 2020 11:10 pm

The COVID crisis has split the cabinet into two groups

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How COVID-19 will change the Conservatives

April 16, 2020 1:16 pm

The accusation that Boris Johnson isn’t personally committed to the health service just won’t work now

survived coronavirus

Faith, hope and charity: how I survived coronavirus

April 16, 2020 12:55 pm

In my hour of need, I reached out and found the hand of the British National Health Service holding mine

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Watch: Trump shoots down Corbyn over healthcare ‘for sale’ attack

December 3, 2019 9:26 am

‘If you handed it to us on a silver platter, we want nothing to do with it’

nhs

The lie that could dominate Britain’s election

November 1, 2019 1:15 pm

Labour is adamant that the Tories want to sell the NHS off to America

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Playing chicken: why should Britain be afraid of US competition?

May 31, 2019 11:28 pm

Why does free trade become feared when it is proposed with the United States?

nhs privatization

The NHS privatization conspiracy

May 31, 2019 7:14 pm

Britons have a Pavlovian response to any mention of their National Health Service