Junior doctors walk out on strike for fourth time

Thousands of junior doctors across the Calendar region have walked out as part of a national strike over contracts. They will provide emergency care only during the strike.

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Junior doctors set for fourth strike over controversial contract

Hundreds of junior doctors across the region are set to walk out for a fourth time this morning over the imposition of a new contract.

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The strike action comes after a second legal challenge was launched against the government's proposals.

Today's 48-hour strike which begins at 8am will affect routine and non-urgent care, meaning junior doctors will provide emergency care only.

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