Christine Rickards, on strike at Birmingham City Hospital
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Hospital union on strike action: 'Enough is enough'

Around 400,000 health care workers are thought to be on strike as part of a dispute by public sector workers over pensions.

Thousands of non-emergency operations and routine hospital appointments have been cancelled, though emergency patients will still receive care.

The BBC's Anthony Bartram reports from the picket line outside Birmingham City Hospital.

  • 30 Nov 2011
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