News and Events

The latest nursing news and RCN events

6 December

Welsh government confirms extension of safe nurse staffing legislation to paediatric inpatient wards

The RCN welcomes the announcement but will continue to fight for the law to cover more health care settings. 

6 December

Industrial action in Northern Ireland continues after RCN rejects pay offer

Nursing staff remain determined to secure safe staffing and pay equality.

5 December

Five-week window to address fall in nursing student numbers

The RCN has written to political party leaders demanding urgent funding for England’s nursing students in the first budget of the next government. 

3 December

Guernsey pay: "enough is enough"

The RCN in Guernsey has called time on nursing pay talks and will reluctantly ballot members on the States’ updated offer before Christmas.