Stephanie Jones-Berry

A collage showing the nurses, healthcare assistants and other nursing professionals from across the UK who have died during the COVID-19 pandemic

COVID-19: remembering the nursing staff who have lost their lives

Colleagues and families pay tribute to nursing professionals who have died across the UK

A woman holding a phone. Many woman experiencing breast cancer fear they are missing life extending treatment. Picture: iStock

People with breast cancer fearing for survival during pandemic

Charity Breast Cancer Now reports ‘unparalleled’ volume of calls to its helpline

Nurses access to PPE

COVID-19: PPE harder to access for BAME nurses

RCN survey uncovers stark inequalities in provision of personal protective equipment

Jann Tipping and Annalan Navaratnam wedding in hospital during COVID-19 pandemic

COVID-19: nurse and doctor marry in ‘surreal’ wedding at their workplace

Couple tie the knot in hospital chapel after wedding plans were scuppered by the pandemic


Patient feedback is vital to service and care quality improvements

NIHR review says senior nurses need more time to consider patient feedback

NMC name plaque at its London headquarters

NMC allows suspended nurses to return to practice to shore up COVID-19 effort

Regulator softens sanctions to help employers ease nurse staffing pressures during pandemic

Picture shows adult nursing senior lecturer Aimee Hilton with St Peter’s Hospice director of patient care Chris Benson.

Nurse raises money to buy iPads for hospitals

Fundraising inspired by the comfort of video calls with her father, who died from COVID-19

Picture of Dame Yvonne Moores, chair of the Florence Nightingale Foundation.

COVID-19: hundreds join nurse support sessions online

Nurses coping with stress and pressures access leadership support service during the crisis

Matt Hancock

COVID-19: health secretary draws fire for refusing to commit to future nurse pay rise

Nursing organisations say wage hike would ‘show who we really value’

nurse, Eyitolami Olaolorun, who died with COVID-29

Daughter of nurse who died in pandemic pours scorn on easing of lockdown rules

Don’t put nurses’ lives at risk of COVID-19, she tells public

Image of the Nursing and Midwifery Council plaque on its headquarters building

NMC announces further extensions to revalidation deadlines

Registrants due to revalidate later in 2020 can request extension due to COVID-19 pandemic

Pay freeze

COVID-19: unions’ anger over possible two-year pay freeze for public sector workers

Proposal in leaked Treasury document is ‘the exact opposite of what’s expected and deserved’


COVID-19: leading nurse demands details of learning disability deaths

Nurse academic says figures are needed now to help prevent unnecessary deaths

COVID-19: charity launches appeal to help shielded children stay at home

More equipment needed to help Roald Dahl nurses care for vulnerable children

Actors urge public to show their gratitude on International Nurses Day

They can buy a white e-rose and shine a light on what is also Florence Nightingale’s birthday

PTSD levels among nurses deemed a ‘growing concern’

Study urges better understanding and measurement of post-traumatic stress disorder

Nursing student recruitment to emergency register no longer needed

Regulator confirms it won’t resort to COVID-19 contingency plan to enlist extra students

Plea to help stranded Filipino nurses unable to fly back to UK during COVID-19 pandemic

Many of the UK registrants face losing their homes because they cannot get back to work