International Mary Seacole Day for 2021 Celebrating modern nursing & diversity in the NHS

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Simone Goss
Apr 3, 2021
About time too.

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zonia anderson-bell
Mar 26, 2021
Its the right thing to do. What do you say?

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Lloyd Gardner
Oct 5, 2020
Human rights 

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Beverley Downer
Oct 5, 2020
Beverley Downer

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Clive a moore
Oct 4, 2020
This should have been done years ago

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Elizabeth Mpyisi
Aug 5, 2020
She is a wonderful black hero just like our NHS nurses who she represents!

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Elaine Edmunds
Aug 1, 2020
I think it is only right to feature a different ethnicity on our notes as we are a culturally diverse nation and should be proud of what she achieved.

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Rachael Bate
Jun 18, 2020
It is important to recognise Mary's contribution to nursing and to celebrate diversity.

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Helena Rudd
Jun 17, 2020
She is an entirely suitable person to be memorialised in this way.

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Catherine Newall
Jun 17, 2020
Mary Seacole deserves to be recognised and celebrated. She’s been in the shadows too long!