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Comedians, MPs and public show their support for nurses’ strike

Rob Delaney, Diane Abbott and Dane Baptiste among those expressing solidarity

Scottish health secretary Humza Yousaf, who has announced the latest NHS pay offer, talks to an NHS nurse

NHS pay: ‘Best and final’ offer falls short of nurses’ demand, so what can union do now?

RCN leaders plan their next move after Scottish Government unveils improved offer

First dates announced for nurses’ strike action in December

Strikes on Thursday 15 and Tuesday 20 December in England, Wales and Northern Ireland

Lucy Letby trial: nurses tell court they did not administer insulin to premature baby

Child F’s heart rate surged and his blood glucose dropped dangerously after IV feed

NMC is aiming to reduce it s backlog of FtP cases

FtP: regulator optimistic it will cut backlog that can mean years of limbo for nurses

Not for the first time, NMC is hopeful it can ‘crack’ delays in cases being resolved

Picture showing several £1 coins on a pension document

Nurses fear poverty in retirement with pensions too small to live on

Many worry pension won’t be enough, while others opt out to get cash for current living costs

Publicity to promote RCN president election 2022

RCN president election: college members have been urged to use their vote

Four nurse candidates standing for key ambassadorial role for nursing in UK and globally

Health secretary labelled ‘deluded’ for his lack of urgency over nurse pay talks

Unions respond to Steve Barclay’s BBC interview in light of looming nurse strikes

Nurses hold banners calling for better pay during march in London

Nurses’ strike plans suspended after pay talks get off to a ‘positive’ start in Scotland

Union says constructive opening to negotiations means strike dates can be put on hold

Lucy Letby court sketch

Lucy Letby: wire may have caused significant bleed before Child E’s death, trial hears

Consultant ruled out possibility of innocent explanation for ‘extraordinary’ haemorrhage

First time mentoring a student? Nurses share advice on Twitter

Acute care nurse asks followers for top tips and is inundated with recommendations

Nurses’ work stress can trigger ‘catastrophic loss of self-esteem’

Mental health nurse lead urges kindness, self-care and speaking out when disagreements arise

Staffing crisis: patient dies on trolley as trust sends urgent call out for more nurses

Belfast Health and Social Care Trust took to Twitter to plead for help from off-duty nurses

Inflation-busting pay rise for nurses would come at a cost to the wider NHS – minister

Steve Barclay said it’s service improvements that top the health and social care agenda

Nurses’ well-being worries NHS senior managers as they brace for winter of discontent

Strikes, low morale and staffing shortages combine as NHS leaders reveal their concerns

Winter pressures: nurses ‘unlikely’ to face disciplinary action if care is compromised

Nurse leaders allay fears over disciplinary action for care affected by winter challenges

NHS strike action: why nurses say it’s now time they put themselves first

Nurses quick to react to RCN announcement of the biggest strike in NHS history

Nurses will strike: NHS faces biggest walk out in its history as RCN members vote yes

Most NHS employers face mass winter walk outs over poor pay and patient safety concerns

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