The National Garden Scheme was founded in 1927 to raise money for the nurses of the Queen’s Nursing Institute by opening gardens of quality and interest to the public. Visit the National Garden Scheme website.
The Institute becomes known as ‘The Queen’s Nursing Institute’. Visit the Queen’s Nursing Institute website.
The Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother Award for Outstanding Service is created in 1994. It is presented to nurses who have given exceptional service to patients through nursing practice in any aspect of primary health care. Photo of the Queen Mother courtesy of www.centenarian.co.uk
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