An Exciting Development of the Old Surgical Hospital

Edinburgh University is currently developing this site.  Some of our Trustees had a tour in early 2019 of part of the old building as it now stands.  See photos below.  If you're interested, further information is available on their website:  efi.ed.ac.uk/vision


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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.