Really need adviceWatch
2. Do an access to nursing/midwifery course.
3. Get a job as a nursing assistant/HCA/midwifery assistant for a bit as this will help you gain an insight into the job and will give you things to talk about in your personal statement.
4. I presume you mean the Open University, not online. You apply via UCAS. Note that the OU requires you to already be in employment within a healthcare setting for nursing degrees, and have support from your employer. Brick universities don't have this requirement as they just sort your placements out for you.