DN150: One Hundred & Fifty Years of District Nursing

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Welcome to the Queen’s Nursing Institute’s District Nursing 150 website, a celebration of the vibrant one hundred and fifty year history of District Nursing in the UK. Explore our stories, galleries and films throughout the website and find out how you can get involved with District Nursing.


View archive film footage of District Nurses carring out their daily work.

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Visit the QNI online shop and support district nursing.

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Read stories all about the lives of District Nurses past and present.

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From the Queen’s Nurses’ Magazine, 1946-1957

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Explore the Timeline of District Nursing over the past 150 years.

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florence nightingaleFlorence Nightingale

2010 marks the 100th anniversary of the death of this nursing pioneer.

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