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Lucy Letby offered to take photos of baby she had murdered, trial told

Neonatal nurse offered to take pictures of parents bathing dead baby, says prosecution

Nursing student on brink of quitting after childcare benefits cut

Red tape means cut in childcare support while she works 12-hours days on understaffed wards

Nursing education changes will help more students to qualify

Amendments to NMC education programme standards include more simulated practice learning

Strikes making workloads more challenging, says NHS chief executive

NHS England’s Amanda Pritchard says effect of action by nurses and other staff is obvious

Learning disability nursing omitted from new Welsh training places

Government’s investment in the health service workforce welcomed, but there are concerns

NHS faces biggest strike in its history as unions announce 6 February walkout

Ambulance workers will join nurses on the picket line unless government agrees to talks

Nurses’ strike live: news and pictures from the picket lines on day four

Defying freezing weather, nurses stage fresh strike to demand fair pay and safe staffing

Voices from a nurses’ picket line: the pressures that are driving us closer to quitting

Many nurses say they struggle to cope amid long shifts without a break and appalling pay

Nursing students tell of shedding tears over staffing crisis

Students on picket line say pressures make it hard to learn, nurses too busy to teach them

Nurses’ strike: news and pictures from the third round of industrial action

Nurses across England brave cold to stand on picket lines in third day of historic strikes

'We're not asking for much': nurses’ emotional plea as strikes continue

Nurses in Sheffield remain resolute in their fight for fair pay and patient safety

Striking nurses compare working in NHS to a war zone

Understaffing has triggered chaos, while amid deepening crisis nurses struggle to pay bills

Back on the picket lines: latest wave of industrial action starts this morning

NHS nursing staff brave bitter cold as they turn up the heat on ministers

MPs vote for ‘foolish’ anti-strike bill despite robust opposition

The Minimum Service Levels Strike Bill could put striking nurses’ jobs at risk

Nurses to strike again next month in ‘desperate bid’ to force talks

Nurses will stage strikes on 6 and 7 February unless government agrees to pay negotiations

Nurses’ strikes paused in Scotland after fresh proposal

Talks point to improved offer including one-off payment and accelerated pay deal next year

Help! Tell me why you still love your job, despite all the pressures in the NHS

Nursing student issues Twitter appeal, and nurses’ replies are inspiring

NHS pay talks: fresh strike dates imminent after unions reject one-off payment offer

Hopes of averting further nurses’ strikes in Wales end as RCN criticises ministers’ stance