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Celebrities show their support for junior doctors

Celebrities have been showing their support for the junior doctors strike including actors Ralf Little and Sally Lindsay and author JK Rowling.


Junior doctors teach life saving skills during strike

Junior doctors strike: Hospitals largely coping well

Thousands of doctors have walked out today. Credit: PA

3:25pm: Hospital waiting times are largely the same as they were three hours ago despite the junior doctors strike.

No hospital had more than a four hour wait - NHS England's target time for seeing patients.

And only 12 hospitals ITV News monitored had a waiting time of more than one hour.

See the waiting times in full here


NHS patient tweets he is safe during junior doctors strike

2pm: A junior doctor - who is also a patient in the NHS today - has tweeted a picture from his hospital bed confirming he is "more than safe" during the strike action.

'Toddlers for the NHS' show solidarity with junior doctors

Public give junior doctors pizza and biscuits on picket line

1.44pm: Members of the public have been showing their support for junior doctors on strike by offering them pizza and biscuits on the picket line.

One note on a jar of chocolate disgestives simply read: "Don't give up!"

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