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'Remember nurses had to go on strike for the first time in 100 years to gain equality with their colleagues in other regions of the UK.' Credit: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images

'Remember nurses had to go on strike for the first time in 100 years to gain equality with their colleagues in other regions of the UK.' Credit: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images

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'Remember nurses had to go on strike for the first time in 100 years to gain equality with their colleagues in other regions of the UK.' Credit: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images

In January this year the authorities announced that £500 would be paid to all health and social care workers including doctors, nurses, care home workers, domiciliary care workers, administrative staff and estates teams in recognition of their outstanding work during the Covid pandemic.

The authorities said thanking the staff was not enough and added: “There are no words to properly convey what they have done for us we will never be able to repay that debt,”


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