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Moving forward on pay

We're calling on the government to give all nursing staff a meaningful pay rise and recognise the true value of their work. 

Nursing pay

Read our latest briefing for members.


Find out about the debates and events we have planned in place of RCN Congress.


Find our latest advice and resources.  

10 August

Government nursing degree apprenticeship plan does not go far enough, says RCN

RCN welcomes extra funding to increase apprenticeships to 2,000 per year but says more needs to be done to achieve the 50,000 new nursing staff promised by the Prime Minister.

6 August

Key nursing issues discussed at RCN's online AGM

Our Annual General Meeting offered members the chance to put questions to elected members and staff.


Nurse in full PPE Covid-19 pandemic photography

Beneath the mask

Inspired by the resilience and teamwork of colleagues on the COVID-19 pandemic frontline, ICU nurse Emily Gilhespy decided to document the historic time through photography

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Page last updated - 07/08/2020