Ambulance personnel to hold 24 hour strike in NW

Ambulance personnel across the north west are to hold a series of 24-hour strikes at the end of the month.

Those who are members of the Psychiatric Nurses Association are taking part in the industrial action to have the union of their choice recognised by the HSE.

The strikes will take place from 7am on Friday,May 31st to 7am on Saturday, June 1st .

Secretary of the North West NASRA Branch, Christina Martina says while services will be disrupted they will endeavour to answer emergency call outs.