RCNi Nurse Awards 2017 Winners Gallery

The innovation, talent and skill of the UK's nursing profession was celebrated at the RCNi Nurse Awards 2017.

The winners were announced at a glittering black-tie ceremony at the Westminster Park Plaza Hotel in London on Friday.

Categories spanned a range of areas, including learning disability nursing, child health and cancer nursing, and celebrated the best of the UK’s nursing workforce.

Melanie Davies was named RCN Nurse of the Year 2017, for her work making far-reaching changes to the care of vulnerable patients in Morriston Hospital, Swansea.