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Partygate: ‘If Boris Johnson were a nurse, he’d be struck off’

Nurses voice their anger about former PM’s evidence to parliament about pandemic gatherings

Lucy Letby trial: doctors demanded CCTV cameras at neonatal unit

Senior doctors resisted nurse’s return to duties unless CCTV installed, court hears

Nurse retention: would a bonus scheme make you stay?

Mid and South Essex NHS Foundation Trust exploring ‘premium retention payment’ scheme

Nurses’ pay deal ballot: when it opens and how to vote

RCN urges members to vote yes for the new offer, while others brand it ‘insulting’

Lucy Letby trial: nurse said non-critical care on neonatal ward was ‘boring’

A senior nurse said the accused nurse was upset when given shifts away from intensive care

NHS pay: deal accepted but low morale and staff shortages ‘still very real’

Staffing remains key concern for nurses in Scotland’s NHS, as ministers agree to AfC review

Nurses must reject pay offer, urges cross-union group

NHS Workers Say No group says new offer falls far too short of unions’ initial demands

How a menopause café is supporting nurses at work

Senior nurse Tara Iles wanted healthcare staff to have a safe space to talk

Growing doubts about how nurse pay offer will be funded

Government will not increase budget to pay for it, so will existing NHS coffers be raided?

Nurses slam 5% pay offer as a ‘slap in the face’

Poll of Nursing Standard readers on Twitter reveals majority dismayed by pay offer

Lucy Letby trial: ‘unusual’ levels of gas found in abdominal X-rays of two baby triplets

The brothers died on consecutive days while under the care of the accused nurse

Nurses urged to vote for the new 5% pay offer

RCN and DHSC have agreed to put forward a pay increase of 5% for 2023-24

Nurses’ pay: new deal expected to be agreed today

Offer could be one-off payment for this year and maximum of 5% for 2023-24

Should nurses go back on strike while pay talks continue?

A nurse-led petition is urging the RCN to restart walkouts in England

Nurses’ pay hopes dashed in budget ‘betrayal’

Nurses left with ‘little reassurance’ they will get pay rise needed to solve NHS crisis

Lucy Letby trial: doctor asked for nurse to be removed from duties

Hospital boss refused to remove nurse from neonatal unit, court told

Nurse ‘destroyed’ by long-COVID leads plea for key workers to receive compensation

Nurse will deliver petition to Downing Street urging help for front-line workers affected

Will there be money for nurses’ pay in tomorrow’s budget?

There has been speculation that chancellor Jeremy Hunt may back-date some pay awards