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NHS England looks to recruit 2,000 GPs from overseas to offset retirements

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So many able kids crying out to do medicine and unable to get into medical school- I know the medical school intake is belatedly being expanded but who was in charge of work force planning /medical school admission numbers 10 years ago. Here are the previous secretaries of state who allowed this to happen. Clarke Kenneth Conservative July 1988 - November 1990 Waldegrave William Conservative November 1990 - April 1992 Bottomley Virginia Conservative April 1992 - July 1995 Dorrell Stephen Conservative July 1995-May 1997 Dobson Frank Labour May 1997- October 1999 Milburn Alan Labour October 1999 – June 2003 Reid John Labour June 2003- May 2005 Hewitt Patricia Labour May 2005- June 2007 Johnson Alan Labour June 2007- June 2009 Andy Burnham Labour June 2009 - May 2010 Andrew Lansley Conservative/coalition May 2010 - September 2012 Jeremy Hunt Conservative/coalition September 2012 - May 2015 Jeremy Hunt Conservative May 2015 -

Posted date

17 Jul 2017

Posted time

1:38pm

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