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Day of action - 10 February 2016

Wednesday 10 February was the second day of industrial action for junior doctors, beginning at 8am and lasting for 24 hours, offering emergency care only.


Gallery of support

Junior doctors' industrial action - 10 February 2015

Share your picket line pictures using the hashtag #juniordoctorsstrike or email [email protected]


JDC chair's message

Listen to Johann Malawana's message to junior doctors on the eve of the second day of industrial action.


'Fight on for a fair contract'

Stay up to date with our news coverage from the picket lines.

Read the news story

Strong support for junior doctor industrial action

Read the press release (10 Feb 2016)


Voices from the picket lines

Watch videos of juniors doctors taking industrial action on 10 February.


National media coverage

Follow real time news updates from picket lines across England in the national press.

The Guardian - live updates on the day

The Mirror - live updates on the day


Highlights from the day's action


What happened on the first day of action?

The first day of industrial action was held on 12 January for 24 hours during which thousands of junior doctors across England stood on picket lines - in spite of their concerns.

Support came not just from other doctors, but across the NHS workforce and the public at large.

See the public support on the first day of action

Read the media coverage on the first day of action