Why Join?


For a one-off membership fee of £20.00 you will find some of the benefits  in our 'Membership' section.

  • Attendance at the Annual General Meeting (AGM) and the Lunch.
  • Annual Pelican League Journal (See sample Table of Contents).
  • Registered Nurses and Nursing Students granted a Pelican Award.

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.