Talks needed

I am of an age group that has witnessed the deterioration in standards and values in our society.

Thursday, 31st March 2016, 9:10 am
Updated Thursday, 31st March 2016, 9:16 am

The latest threat from junior doctor of a full walkout fills me with disgust.

The medical profession was, at one time, revered and held in high esteem by the majority of our populace.

But it has now submerged to an all-time decline by what I consider to be their immature actions.

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Let us hope the striking junior doctors are in the minority.

They are targeting the sick and, in my view, putting vulnerable patients at risk to achieve outrageous demands.

Sensible arbitration could solve the problems without all this unpleasantness.

The senior doctors and specialists will be observing this debacle with some distaste.

The unions have a lot to answer for.

J W Bearby,

Tarnston Road,