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19 blog posts
  • David Vickers David Vickers 6 Oct 2021

    How can retired members get involved in the RCN?

    The RCN is the voice of nursing, and that voice is made up of its members. As retired members, our voices remain an integral part of the organisation and we continue to contribute our experience and expertise.

  • Stephanie Aiken Stephanie Aiken 30 Sep 2021

    Black History Month fireside chat with Ben Hunte

    This October, RCN Northern and Yorkshire and the Humber regions will be marking Black History Month in conversation with former BBC News Correspondent Ben Hunte.

  • Stephanie Aiken Stephanie Aiken 3 Aug 2021

    Battling for fair pay in North East Lincolnshire

    Last week (14 July) the Yorkshire and Humber region responded to a derisory pay award from the Care Plus Group (CPG), a social enterprise organisation based on and providing care services across North East Lincolnshire.

  • Graphic of RCN student with fob watch and clipboard Sam Kitchen Sam Kitchen 13 Apr 2021

    Meet RCN Students Committee member for Yorkshire and the Humber, Samantha Kitchen

    Sam Kitchen represents the Yorkshire and the Humber region on the RCN Students Committee. 

  • The RCN will continue to monitor nursing associates Stephanie Aiken Stephanie Aiken 31 Mar 2021

    Inspiring the future generation of nursing

    RCN Yorkshire and the Humber region has joined forces with nursing colleagues from across the profession to inspire the next generation.

  • Glenn Turp Glenn Turp 21 Dec 2020

    An end of year message to all members

    Read Glenn Turp's seasonal message to members in Yorkshire and Humber and Northern regions. 

  • Katherine Davis Katherine Davis 18 Nov 2020

    A day in the life of a nursing support worker

    Katherine Davis is a Health Care Support Worker from Rotherham, in this blog post she describes her role.

  • Rachel Hollis Rachel Hollis 18 Oct 2020

    Celebrating nursing under pressure

    As cases of COVID-19 rise, and we face increased pressures in our work, and restrictions in our lives, it is good to remember in this international Year of the Nurse and the Midwife the amazing work being done by nurses across every sector of our health and care system.

  • Rachel Hollis Rachel Hollis 13 Sep 2020

    Join a Network for Support

    Rachel Hollis, Chair of the Professional Nursing Committee and member for Yorkshire and the Humber, highlights a number of networks that can offer you professional support.

  • Debbie Hammill Debbie Hammill 21 Jul 2020

    Put yourself forward to represent your region

    Nominations are open for all three RCN Representatives Committees until the 19 August.   Debbie Hamill from the Yorkshire and the Humber region spoke to us about getting involved and about her time on the UK Safety Reps Committee, which comes to an end in December 2020