Members of the Royal College of Nursing Health Association strike for the first time since the union was formed in 1916. Archive image from a protest last autumn.
Members of the Royal College of Nursing Health Association strike for the first time since the union was formed in 1916. Archive image from a protest last autumn.

British nurses will strike for two days in December, says RCN (Royal College of Nursing). It is the first strike in the union's 106-year history.

Together with unionists in a variety of other industries, they strike for higher wages.

"Our …