'Time flies when you're having fun' says longest serving nurse

Speaking to ITV News, Britain's longest serving nurse said the 56 years at Southend Hospital had flown by. Jean Colclough also described the huge changes she had witnessed in the profession.

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Longest serving nurse retires

Britain's longest serving nurse is retiring after 56 years on the wards. Jean Colclough began work at Southend Hospital in 1956 with a yearly salary of £260.