You are using an older browser version. Please use a supported version for the best MSN experience.

NZ News Top Stories

Live: Nurses 24-hour strike begins after negotiations fail

Radio New Zealand logo Radio New Zealand 12/07/2018

Striking nurses at Auckland Hospital. © Photo / Dan Cook Striking nurses at Auckland Hospital.

Nurses are on strike nationwide after voting to reject the latest district health board pay offer.

A further round of talks between the Nurses Organisation and district health boards yesterday failed to avert the industrial action - the first strike by nurses in 30 years.

Follow live updates here.

More From Radio New Zealand

Radio New Zealand
Radio New Zealand
image beaconimage beaconimage beacon