The Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh Pelican Nurses League

Scottish Charity No. SC001049

Privacy Policy

Personal Data

The information we hold about our members is only contact details

We only keep this data to enable us to send you the annual Journal and to keep you informed of any other activities.

We do not share your personal data with any other organisation.

The membership list is given to the Journal Printer to enable its distribution. It is subsequently destroyed once the job is completed.


The membership list is kept by the Membership Secretary. Please inform the Membership Secretary if you do not wish your name to be included in the publication.

You can update your data at any time by contacting the Membership Secretary.


The website contains information about the Pelican Nurses League and its activities.

We are committed to protecting the privacy and confidentiality of visitors to our website.

When you browse the website you do so anonymously unless to you choose to email us or fill in a form which is then emailed to us. Any information you provide in this way will be used to respond to you directly or it may be forwarded to a Trustee for a response.

We do not use cookies on our website.

October 2018

Breaking News

At the 2019 AGM it was agreed to widen the membership to nurses who trained at the RIE but were unable to complete their time to be awarded the Pelican Badge.  You are now welcome to join as an Associate Member for £20 joining fee.  Please download the application form.

Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh History Video

Please visit our video of the  Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Pelican Nurses' League historical review.

We also have a Photograph Gallery which you will enjoy.

Pelican Nurses' Noticeboard

Please send in your contributions to our Noticeboard by letting us know what you are doing.