STRIKE: Proud of our young doctors
I am concerned that the junior doctor's strike is going ahead and their concerns have not been addressed.
I travelled recently from Alnmouth to Edinburgh with a party of six junior doctors on a stag weekend.
I was horrified at the thought of a drunken trip, but they were very moderate, having one bottle of Buck’s Fizz between six.
I listened in to their conversation about the hours they worked – 13-hour days and one day off in three weeks as an example. They were not showing off, but just talking among themselves
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I was very proud of these marvellous young men, so committed to their jobs. They need supporting.