The RCOG Candidates/Trainees' Newsletter, 1993-1999

Scope and Content

Copies of the quarterly newsletter issued by the RCOG, the Candidates (later Trainees) Newsletter, containing details about College activities, working party reports, and information about the Membership examination, together with other information of interest to trainees.

Administrative / Biographical History

The first Candidates' Newsletter was produced in 1993; in December 1996 it was renamed the Trainees Newsletter. Production of the Newsletter was suspended in 1999.The newsletter gave details about College activities, working party reports and information about the Membership examination. It also listed College appointments, and meetings and courses that might have been of interest to trainees available at the RCOG and externally. A large quantity of circulars were distributed with each newsletter, advertising meetings, RCOG publications and Trainees Committee issues. In addition press releases, working party reports and RCOG guidelines were included in the mailing.


Catalogued chronologically by year.

Access Information

Permission from RCOG senior management via College Archivist is required for access to these records.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright of the RCOG. Reproductions available from the College Archivist.

Related Material

RCOG/B19 - Records of the RCOG Trainees Committee - Records of the RCOG Trainees Committee

RCOG/N - Records of Communications and External Affairs of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists

RCOG/A4/A - Circulated copies of Council minutes, 'Presidents' Letters' (later 'RCOG News') and other documents circulated to Fellows and Members - Many of the notices submitted to candidates were similar to those submitted to Fellows and Members.