Outside Leinster House on the first day of the Dáil term after the summer break.
Gardaí at the gates of the Dáil.
And members of the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation, SIPTU and the Psychiatric Nurses Association calling for “the restoration of incremental credit for nurses and midwives who graduated between 2011 and 2015”.
Those protesting included nurses Maria Phelan, Christine Gibbons and Eimear Byrne from Kilkenny Mental Health Services (above).
Pics: Sam Boal/Rollingnews and Mick Caul (second from top)