Meetings were held in January, March, May, July, October and November. 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 1973 the topics discussed by Council include:
Transfer of students to full membership
Smoking and health
Preservation of historical documents (History of Nursing Society)
Nurses and midwives Whitley council
Reorganisation of the membership structure
Discipline in nurses' homes
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, which has been split into two volumes. These volumes are kept in Store A.
There is an additional folder containing agendas and action sheets for each meeting, which are not included in the bound volumes. This is kept in Store A.