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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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NHS is 'heading for major catastrophe in primary care'

The NHS is heading for a "major catastrophe in primary care" if the government does not do something about it, Wimbledon GP Dr Paul Cundy has said.

He told ITV News:

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