How London is affected by the doctors' strike

  • Across London, 90% of hospitals are working normally, an NHS London spokesman said.
  • Hospitals in the capital have had to reschedule around 490 operations and reschedule 3,200 outpatient appointments.
  • There are 17% of GP practices providing a reduced service as a result of the action.

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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