Meetings were held once a month. They are arranged in the following order: minutes of the previous meeting, minutes of current meeting, agenda of current meeting, papers of current meeting.
Items addressed at every meeting are: the location of the meeting, attendees and apologies, matters arising, correspondence, Congress, membership matters, reports from committees, reports from national boards, use of the seal, membership numbers.
During 1961 the topics discussed by Council include:
National Council of Nurses
Duties and position of the nurse
Nurses and midwives Whitley Council
College procedure in the handling of individual members' problems
Birmingham Center of Nursing Education
Nursing Times Advisory Board
This record relates to two separate sets of minutes: the original set is signed. This volume is kept in Store B.
The other set is a copy of the original, split into two volumes. One volume runs from 19 Jan to 18 May 1961, and the other from 20 Jul to 14 Dec 1961. These volumes are kept in Store A.