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March To Save Our NHS Bursary

Date
9 January 2016 12:00pm–3:00pm
Location
St Thomas' Hospital, Westminster Bridge Road, London, United Kingdom

Event on the UNISON Eastern site.

Fighting for the right to nurse

Emily Heron’s dream to become a nurse is being thwarted by the government’s decision to scrap the NHS bursary

Magazine on the Magazine site.

General election 2017: The NHS

With the election upon us, UNISON considers its five key demands for the NHS – and how the main parties measure up in their manifestos

Magazine on the Magazine site.

In the Red: Student Nurse Debt

Student nurse hardship survey

Media on the UNISON National site.

Bursary local lobby guidance(2)

Media on the UNISON National site.

Save NHS bursary march – London

Date
9 January 2016 11:00am–2:00pm
Location
St Thomas' hospital, Westminster Bridge Rd, London SE1 7EH

Organised by King’s College student nurses and midwives, the march will start at St Thomas’ Hospital at 12pm, walk down York Road to Waterloo Bridge, across the Strand and Whitehall before finishing outside Downing Street, where a selection of speakers will talk about the impact of the NHS bursary.   Outcome

Event on the UNISON Greater London site.

A foolish, petty and self-defeating cut

Saving less than a million pounds a week whilst making it harder to recruit more nurses, plans to cut the NHS bursary must be one of the most foolish, petty and self-defeating cuts to come from this government

General secretary's blog, News on the UNISON National site.

Pride in our union and the One Team that runs our NHS

General secretary, shadow health secretary and service group chair unite to sing praises of NHS and its workers

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

UNISON NUS Report – Nurse fees and funding

UNISON and the NUS commissioned London Economics to produce this independent report into the impact scrapping NHS bursaries will have on graduate numbers, university funding and the Treasury.

Media on the UNISON National site.

Ask your MP to speak up for student health professionals

UNISON has produced a simple online form at e-activist.com, which will allow you to email your MP quickly […]

Article on the UNISON National site.

Fighting for the future of nursing

Hundreds of student nurses have protested against proposed cuts to bursaries

Article, Magazine on the UNISON National site.

Student nurse summit

Date
20 January 2016 9:30am–2:30pm
Location
UNISON Centre,130 Euston Road, London NW1 2AY

Event on the UNISON National site.

Student Nurse Summit

Date
20 January 2016 10:30am–3:30pm
Location
UNISON Centre, 130 Euston Road, London, NW1 2AY

Event on the UNISON Eastern site.

The government needs to address the impact of scrapping the nursing bursary

Responding to the government’s announcement today (Tuesday) that it will increase the number of training places for nurses, UNISON head of health Sara Gorton said: “It’s about time the government addressed the impact of their decision to scrap the nursing bursary. Young people have been put off training to become nurses because of this shortsighted policy. “UNISON […]

News, Press release on the UNISON National site.

Health workers and charities unite to urge rethink on NHS bursaries

More than 20 health unions, charities and professional colleges sign open letter to prime minister

Article, News on the UNISON National site.