Events

British Nurses Have Not Flinched: Remembering First World War Nurses

British Nurses Have Not Flinched: Remembering First World War Nurses

1 April 2015, 17.30

The new Royal College of Nursing exhibition will be launched for the anniversary of the formation of the Queen Alexandra’s Royal Army Nursing Corps. At this special launch event, Mark Farmer will explore the biographies of early members of the Royal College of Nursing who served and died in the First World War. The event will include a drinks reception and opportunity to view the exhibition.

Exhibition: The great leveller. Humanity’s struggle against infectious disease

26 January - 15 April 2015

The Reading Room

10 February - 24 December 2015

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