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Meet the nurses who went from watching Casualty to helping to write it

BBC competition winners will use their knowledge of the profession to help shape storylines

Nurse starts petition demanding PM resign over lockdown parties

Matthew Tovey is angry Boris Johnson broke rules while nurses worked to keep people safe

Nurse preceptorship review exposes inconsistencies in quality and duration

Programmes for newly qualified nurses should last at least a year, say researchers

MP’s ‘utterly demoralising’ claim about nurses drinking in workplace

Criticism for Lichfield MP Michael Fabricant’s use of nurses to defend ‘partygate’ scandal

Nursing associates, hailed as shapers of new role, celebrate revalidating for first time

First nursing associates, praised by NMC for forging a path, have shone during the pandemic

Nurse who denies murdering eight babies at Chester hospital appears in court

Lucy Letby, who also denies attempted murder of ten other babies, to go on trial in October

Nurses in food poverty: how money worries are soaring along with living costs

One nurse and mother-of-three tells how she skips meals so her children will eat

Nurses reveal shocking abuse they face from patients as backlog rises

Abuse blamed on frustrations due to stretched services, with pressure exacerbated by pandemic

Many nurses could tip over into debt in next six months, RCN warns

Learn about resources that can offer financial support, and tips for managing your finances

NHS report finds nurses more likely to be bullied by colleagues since the pandemic

Female black and ethnic minority nurses are most likely to be targeted by co-workers

Things that go bump in the night: nurses recount ghostly stories

When Nursing Standard asked nurses to share their experiences, spooky tales came flooding in

Be alert for hepatitis symptoms as cases detected in children

Know the signs to look out for as health bodies investigate potential causes of cases

Former chair of the RCN council expelled from college membership

College terminates membership of Dave Dawes following the conclusion of its investigations

Nurse suspended after forcing medication into patient’s mouth

NMC panel heard that medication was forced into a person with dementia’s mouth

Free advice for nurses on coping with money worries

Nurses struggling to make ends meet can now get free debt advice through the RCN Foundation

Reimburse NHS nurses fuel mileage rates in full, union urges

RCN identifies several trusts that pay nurses less than the rates set by NHS employers

Public anger over scarce NHS resources ‘being directed at nurses’

Nurses are pushed into the public firing line by their managers, House of Lords told

Personalised nursing student uniforms set to be all sewn up

University pays to have names of students embroidered on uniforms to enhance patient care