Royal College of Nursing Fellows

Scope and Content

Registers, citations, directories and information relating to the conferral of Royal College of Nursing Fellowships. Biographical information about careers included. The majority of information in this collection is collated from publicly available sources, for example news articles or online. RCN citations are printed in a brochure format annually. The exception is RCN2/6/6 where confidentiality and Data Protection laws apply. See section decription for details of access restrictions.

Administrative / Biographical History

The 'FRCN' or 'Fellowship of the RCN' is conferred on nurses nominated by members for exceptional work in their fields. A current list of Fellows is available in the RCN Diary.

Access Information

This collection is available for research subject to data protection laws. Readers are advised to contact the RCN Archives in advance of their visit.

Other Finding Aids

Most recent online Royal College of Nursing Archives Catalogue is available at

Conditions Governing Use

Royal College of Nursing

Custodial History

From Council & Committee Admin 2001 & 2005.