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Free movement of doctors has served the NHS well | Letters

The government, the NHS and the public need to value and support all NHS staff, wherever they are from (Hunt promises to end NHS reliance on overseas doctors, 4 October). The recent announcement of 1,500 extra medical school places is welcome. But, as over a quarter of current NHS doctors are from overseas, the extra places will not in themselves produce a self-sufficient UK medical workforce, and we will still need our overseas doctors.
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