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GPs 'to turn away patients 50 million times in 2015'

GP surgeries in England will turn away patients over 50 million times next year as practices become increasingly overstretched, the Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP) has warned.

Doctors' leaders said the figures were a "shocking indictment" of the system and warned the situation was only likely to get worse unless investment was increased.

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GPs surgeries are so busy they are at 'breaking point'

With 372 million appointments this year and counting GPs surgeries are so busy they are now at "breaking point," according to the Royal College of GPs.

ITV news reporter Sally Biddulph has this report:

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