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 1955 the topics discussed by Council include:
Fees for lecturers to nurses in the National Health Service
Internal administration of hospitals
Nurses trained abroad
Nurses and midwives Whitley council
World Health Assembly, 1956
Portraits of the two secretaries (M S Rundle and F G Goodall)
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 21 Jan to 20 May 1955, and the other from 19 May to 15 Dec 1955. These volumes are kept in Store A.