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Royal College of Nursing

The RCN represents nurses and nursing, promotes excellence in practice, and shapes health policies.

International Centenary Conference

International Centenary Conference

22-23 November, London

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Drop in school nurses putting children at risk

The RCN warns a lack of sex and relationships education, caused by falling numbers of school nurses, may be putting vulnerable children at risk of exploitation and abuse.

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Childhood obesity plans ‘storing up problems for years to come’

The RCN has expressed concerns about the Government’s long-awaited plans to tackle childhood obesity and resulting long-term health problems.

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100 years of the RCN

In 2016, we're celebrating the RCN's history and planning for a successful future. Be a part of it.

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News

Developments in nursing, health care and the work of the RCN.

Events

Upcoming RCN workshops, lectures, ceremonies and conferences.

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Student bursaries

Student bursaries

Government confirms changes to student nurse funding in England.  >> Read more
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Nurses' pay

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Publications

The latest RCN guidance and briefings for nursing staff.

Revalidation

Advice to help you through each of the revalidation requirements.