Meetings were held roughly every month, and the minutes of each meeting start with noting date, time and place. Items standard at each meeting: Present, letters and messages of regret, minutes of previous meeting, matters arising, correspondence, reports of standing committees (Finance Committee, Professional Association Committee, Establishment and General Purposes Committee, Education Committee, Public Health Section, Branches Standing Committee, Sister Tutor Section, Scottish Board, Committee for Northern Ireland, Private Nurses Section, Student Nurses Central Representative Council) and date of next meeting.
In 1946, Council members discussed:
Civilian nurse air raid victims fund
Letter from John Masefield (the Poet Laureate) presented to the College archive
Closure of the wedding dress service
Death of Sir Comyns Berkeley
Armorial bearings and a painting of the coat of arms
Selection tests for the nursing profession
War organisation working party
Civil nursing reserve
Royal commission for equal pay
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. This volume is kept in Store A.