Student Nurses Protest Over Bursary Cuts - LBC / Sky News

Carmel Lloyd of the Royal College of Midwives, who was at the march, said the bursary supported many mature students with significant financial and caring commitments.

But Alex Wild from the Taxpayers' Alliance said the changes were a "sensible" idea that would bring nursing into line with other students who have to take out loans. Mr Wild said a Government cap on training places meant two-thirds of those who applied for nursing places are rejected. He added that as a result the NHS has to pay for recruiting nurses from abroad and expensive agency staff.

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