Reunion with Ivy.

Alison Knapp, Alison Melville, Ivy and Hilary Matthews pictured in Croydon May 2022. It is amazing fate that I spotted a  photo of Ivy in the Radio Times, in an advertisement for the charity Independent Age  just as I was aimlessly ‘flitting ‘ through the pages at the...

Ethel Gordon Fenwick 1857-1947.

Special church service on Friday 20 May to honour Ethel Gordon Fenwick [1857-1947] SRN No 1 and Barts Matron A special service of thanksgiving was held on Friday 20 May at Thoroton Parish Church, Nottinghamshire.  The service celebrated the life of Ethel Gordon...

Framed Nursing Buckles

Having trained at Barts (Set 24 1981) followed by a varied career both in the UK and abroad, I retired from nursing in 2018. After taking inspiration from other members of our Facebook group I decided to frame my belt buckle as well as create one for Rachel...

HRH Prince Charles visits Barts

On the 18th of May 2021, HRH Prince Charles met League member Angela Robinson, Director of Nursing at Barts and staff members who cared for his father The Duke of Edinburgh. HRH Prince Philip was transferred to Barts back in March where he spent four nights after...