A reunion is a perfect way to rekindle old friendships and check in on how your friends’ lives have been progressing.
We’ve pulled together some advice that has been gathered over the years to help your reunion go off without a hitch.
Set 94 Reunion – 8th May 2024
Set 94 are hosting a reunion on the 8th May 2024. They will be meeting at The Old Red Cow, 71, Long Lane, Barbican, EC1A 9ES at 12 noon in a private room upstairs at the pub. We will organize coffee and some food and will just enjoy meeting together and catching up with each other. We shall go over to Barts in the afternoon and enjoy being in the Square. If you are interested in joining please...
Set 1 Reunion – 8th May 2024
Set 1 are hosting a reunion this View Day on the 8th of May 2024. If you'd like to attend please contact Polly Fryer via email
Set 13 Reunion – 18th November 2024
We are so pleased to be meeting on Monday November 18th 2024 to celebrate our time training together as 'Set 13'. We will be meeting for lunch at the Premier Inn, Farringdon, which is easily accessible and very close to Farringdon tube. We are also hoping to organise a 'group rate' at the hotel for the Sunday night. Please contact Eileen Carter, who is organising the lunch and hotel bookings...
April 1989 Reunion – 22nd March 2024
Calling all April '89! Unbelieveably this year marks the 35th anniversart of the start of our training! This calls for a REUNION. A group of us are meeting together on Friday 22nd March at Barts with a plan to enjoy lunch together in a nearby pub. Please join us and spread the word. For more details email Samantha Wakefield (nee Dunk).
1959 Reunion – 9th August 2023
It has been suggested to me that it would be enjoyable to have a reunion, possibly in August or whatever dates suit. 1955 is a long time ago but it would be great to remember bygone days. I have suggested a tea party at the Royal Automobile Club Pall Mall. This is just a suggestion and any other suggestions would be very welcome. Tea at the RAC would cost £35 each but it should be value for...
Planning a Reunion
The following venues (along with a large number of others) in the vicinity of Barts are available for hire. Since Covid, there have been a number of business closures. The following list was updated in June 2021.
St Bartholomew’s Hospital, North Wing
Various rooms may be available to hire. All food must be provided by the Banqueting Manager.
For more information contact:
Ms J. Wellington, Banqueting Manager, North Wing, St Bartholomew’s Hospital, London, EC1A 7BE
Tel: 020 3465 5800
24-30 West Smithfield, London, EC1A 9HB
Recent set reunions have found the hotel very helpful. Happy to set an area aside, to pre-book meals etc.
Smiths of Smithfield
Provides a function room.
67-77 Charterhouse St., London, EC1M 6HJ
Tel: 020 7251 7950
18-21 Charterhouse Square, London, EC1M 6AH
Tel: 020 7012 3717
Contact the Events Manager.
Will open on Saturdays for Barts nurses’ reunions.
PLEASE NOTE! SOME VENUES MAY CHARGE A NON-REFUNDABLE DEPOSIT.
A helping hand
Should you need financial support attending a reunion please do get in touch with the benvolent committee via email: email@example.com
Hospital tours & gift shop
It is no longer possible to organise a tour of the hospital as the department responsible for this has been disbanded.
The Guild Shop is situated on the ground floor of the King George V Building and is open Monday – Friday from 8 am – 4 pm.
It may be possible to arrange for the shop to open on a Saturday. If you would like this, please either telephone them on 020 3465 6382 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Please also copy Steve Bench (email@example.com) to this request as he will ensure a volunteer is available if at all possible.
Promoting your reunion
If you’d like to promote your reunion on the website please provide us with the necessary details for the reunion. We also welcome reports and photos of your set reunion. We are happy to feature these on both the website and our social media channels. We can also forward these to the editor of the League News for inclusion in the next issue.