Thames nurses take to street for protest

Hauraki Herald - - ANZAC DAY - JAKE MCKEE CAG­NEY

Fif­teen Thames Hos­pi­tal nurses took to the street out­side their work to protest work­ing con­di­tions and wages on Fri­day last week.

Protest or­gan­iser Naera Komene said they had de­cided to protest so that peo­ple would ‘‘recog­nise our value’’. ‘‘You need nurses for care.’’ The protest was part of the New Zea­land Nurses Or­ga­nis-

JAKE MCKEE CAG­NEY/STUFF

Naera Komene said she protested so that peo­ple would recog­nise the value of nurses.

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