Informing the nursing profession and sharing members' stories

Is legislation the answer?

RCN Bulletin looks at what progress is being made across the UK to address nursing staff shortages

Still here for you

It’s been 20 years since the first phone call to RCN Direct. Find out what's changed two decades on


Snowdrifts and power blackouts couldn’t stop 1940s nurse Mary Mathieson or current RCN member Aileen Rodger

Rightful recognition

Who should be allowed to describe themselves as an advanced practitioner? An RCN initiative is providing clarity

Don't leave it to chance

Eight ways the Government can reverse the fall in nursing applications

The call to be counted

RCN Bulletin looks at nurses' involvement in the suffrage movement as we celebrate a centenary of votes for women

March to save the NHS

RCN members joined tens of thousands of protesters to fight for the future of the health service

Small changes, big differences

Nursing staff have saved thousands by changing how they buy clinical supplies

Taking it to the top

Meet the members who've been taking the fight for fair pay to their MPs

Making connections

RCN Bulletin speaks to members who’ve found love through their love of nursing

One of the team

Georgina shares her experience of being a trainee nursing associate

On the right track

Dorcas Gwata provides nursing support to young people in gangs

Debunking cancer myths

Macmillan's first digital nurse makes sure patients get the right advice online   

A conversation with...

Maria Trewern talks about her journey to becoming the new Chair of RCN Council 

18 things to do in 2018

New year, new opportunities. Make 2018 count with our handy to do list

Review of the year

As a new year dawns, RCN Bulletin takes a look at 2017's headlines