'Doctors are not looking for special treatment'

Dr Richard Vautrey, Deputy Chair of the BMA's GP Committee and a GP in Leeds, said "doctors are not looking for special treatment, we are looking for fair treatment".

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Doctors strike over pensions

Doctors are taking industrial action over controversial pension reforms. It's the first time they have gone on strike in almost 40 years. The Government has said one in 10 patients has had an operation, outpatient appointment or treatment rescheduled