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To dunk or not to dunk? The best biscuit for a quick tea break

Researchers tested four varieties to determine which was best for a time-poor nurse

New laws will aim to curtail nurses’ right to strike

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

‘We’ll broker a fair pay deal for nurses’, vows Labour leader

In a new year’s speech Sir Keir Starmer said poor pay was a massive part of crisis facing NHS

PM hints at steps to avert more strikes by nurses

Sunak remarks suggest softening of stance on refusing direct talks to resolve pay dispute

NHS staffing: we’d boost preregistration education, Labour reaffirms

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

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

Union condemns potential 2% pay rise for nurses

Health Foundation warns pay award would risk further aggravating NHS’s staffing crisis

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

New year’s honours list 2023: nurses’ achievements recognised

Nurses rewarded in a year dominated by COVID-19, workforce pressures and landmark strikes

Two-day strike announced for January if ministers fail to enter pay talks

Nurses at 55 NHS trusts will stage two-day walkout unless government softens stance

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

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

Scottish nurses set to strike after rejecting ‘final’ pay offer

Ballot of RCN Scotland members saw 82% reject government offer of around 8%

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

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

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

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

Man charged with murder of nurse and her two children

‘Loved and respected’ nurse and her children were found at their home with serious injuries

Christmas cheer: Uber offers nurses discounted rides and meals

Company continues its festive tradition to thank staff in ‘our brilliant NHS’