Meetings were held in January, February, March, May, July, September 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 1978 the topics discussed by Council include:
Marketing of RCN publications
Study day for Council members
Nurse members of health authorities
Election to national office
RCN wall plaque to be produced as a gift for RCN members to present when visiting overseas nurses
Past president's brooch to be produced as a thank you
Ancillary staff - RCN policy
Allied medical services
Guild of male nurses
British Commonwealth Nurses war memorial fund
NHS disputes procedure
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.