Nurses’ pay dispute steps up a gear

Inside Politics: 50,000 medical appointments are rescheduled due to second strike today by almost 40,000 nurses and midwives

  Nurses on the picket line at St Vincent’s Hospital in Dublin last week. Photograph: Collins

Nurses on the picket line at St Vincent’s Hospital in Dublin last week. Photograph: Collins

Good morning.

The dispute between the nurses and the Government over pay and working conditions steps up a level today, with 50,000 medical appointments rescheduled due to the second work stoppage by almost 40,000 nurses and midwives.

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