Alison Stacey

Strikers at Bradford Royal Infirmary in December
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New laws will aim to curtail nurses’ right to strike

Voluntary agreements targeted in healthcare but mandatory staff levels in other key sectors

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‘We have to choose who potentially lives or dies’: emergency staff speak out

Nurses reveal agonising decisions they must make about which patients to admit

Rosena Allin-Khan being interviewed on Sky News
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NHS staffing: we’d boost preregistration education, Labour reaffirms

Shadow minister insists service bottlenecks pre-date pandemic, or this winter’s pressures

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New TUC boss urges prime minister to resolve nurse pay disputes

Trades Union Congress general secretary wrote to Rishi Sunak amid a wave of strikes

Ambulances queue outside a hospital emergency department
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Nurses left high and dry as pressure mounts on ministers to open pay talks

Senior NHS official calls for talks to avert further strikes amid intolerable pressure

Health and social care secretary Steve Barclay
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Barclay aims to end nurses' strikes by promising fast-track pay deal next year

Health secretary wants nurses to accept current offer in return for speeding up future deal

Close up of a Santa decoration standing on a Christmas present
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How to have a merry Christmas even when you’re spending it at work

Tips for newly qualified nurses on making the most of their first Christmas day on shift

A picket line at the Royal Brompton Hospital in Londonq
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More strike days for nurses to be announced by Friday

Dates and hospitals for walkouts in January to be set unless government agrees to pay talks

Bradford Royal Infirmary
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Nurses’ strike: all the news from the second day of industrial action

Nurses return to picket lines as strike over pay and staffing continues

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Striking nurses return to picket lines for second time in a week

Nurses’ fight for better pay continues with thousands staging 12-hour walkouts on Tuesday

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Government refuses to budge on nurses’ pay, despite historic strikes

As thousands took to picket lines, the government says it has ‘no plans’ to revisit pay

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Working at Christmas? Check your ho-ho-holiday pay entitlement

You may be entitled to an enhanced payment for working on a festive bank holiday this year

Image of a senior nurse talking to two nursing students
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‘Deeply troubling’ slump seen in students joining nursing courses this year

Degree courses attracted 3,200 fewer students, blamed on poor treatment of the profession

A nurse talks to an administrator at a health clinic in western Ghana
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Ghana’s claim it will get £1,000 for every nurse sent to UK condemned as ‘slave trade’

Nurses for cash plan would see UK again defying red list ban that protects poorer countries

Lucy Letby
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Lucy Letby accused of attempted murder of 100-day-old girl

Nurse’s alleged attack took place during a night shift at Countess of Chester Hospital

Nurses Julie Lamberth and her sister publicise RCN pay and staffing campaign
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I’m out: tearful nurse’s nightmare night shift is final straw that ends 30-year career

Caring for 19 patients on her own drove ‘excellent’ nurse to quit her job and profession

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Money-saving tips, cards and apps to cut your Christmas costs

The discounts on offer for food, fuel and treats ahead of the festive season

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Zahawi ridiculed over claim nurses’ strikes will aid Putin

Nurses criticise Nadhim Zahawi for reframing their strike in light of war in Ukraine