RCGP news


23 June 2023

Urgent action needed to reverse ‘hard slog’ of general practice, says College Chair

College Chair responds to GMC report on unsustainable workload.

22 June 2023

The bottom line is that we need more GPs, says College Chair

College Chair responds to the latest NHS GP workforce figures.

19 June 2023

College Chair backs proposals to ban the detainment of children of illegal immigrants

College Chair endorses calls made by the charity Together With Refugees, to ban the detainment of children of illegal immigrants.

19 June 2023

Prescription anti-depressants play a vital role in the treatment of mental health conditions, says College Chair

Professor Kamila Hawthorne, Chair of the Royal College of GPs responds to a BBC Panorama investigation into the prescription of anti-depressants.

16 June 2023

A message from RCGP Chair Professor Kamila Hawthorne and RCGP President Dame Clare Gerada

On behalf of our entire College community, we send our love and deepest sympathy to Dr Sanjoy Kumar and the O’Malley-Kumar family on the shocking and devastating loss of their daughter Grace in the Nottingham tragedy.

06 June 2023

Inadequate infrastructure is harming general practice – College Chair

Professor Kamila Hawthorne outlines the findings of the GP Infrastructure Report to the Health Service Journal.

31 May 2023

Royal College of GPs Northern Ireland launches 2023 Awards

The RCGP, which represents over 1400 GPs across Northern Ireland, launches their annual search for GP and GP Practice of the Year.

30 May 2023

GPs are open to change - but abandoning the partnership model is not the answer, writes College Chair

College Chair writes for Labour List about the benefits GP partnership model.