Friday 15 February 2019

VIDEO: Thousands march in support of striking nurses and midwives

Thousands of people are took part in a massive rally in the capital today in support of nurses.

Organised by the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation (INMO), the demonstration follows three days of strike action over the last two weeks.

Nurses and midwives hope the rally will show the Government the level of ongoing public support for the nurses.

As part of the industrial action, they are demanding pay parity, to bring them in line with other healthcare professionals.

The group marched from the Garden of Remembrance to Government Buildings.

Three more days of strike action are planned for next week.

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