Statement following confirmation of death of nurse Kirsty Boden

NMC statement following tragic events at London Bridge on Saturday evening

Jackie Smith, NMC Chief Executive and Registrar said:

“My thoughts and the thoughts of everyone at the NMC go out to the family of nurse Kirsty Boden who so tragically died following the appalling events that unfolded at London Bridge on Saturday evening. My thoughts are also with the many other victims and their families who have been affected by this terrible incident.”

“As ever, our gratitude must go to the emergency services and healthcare professionals, including nurses who go above and beyond the call of duty in caring for those caught up in these tragic events.”


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