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RCN Scotland


There are 16 RCN branches across Scotland. Branches hold regular meetings and organise events to promote nursing and nursing issues locally.

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Our governance documents

Our royal charter, standing orders, regulations, policies and processes ensure good governance of the organisation.

View RCN regulation, policy and process documents

Ayrshire and Arran

  • Chair: Julie Lamberth
  • Treasurer: Gary Caldwell
  • Secretary: Miriam Godfrey


  • Chair: Yvonne Chapple
  • Treasurer: Lisa Edwards
  • Secretary: Lyn Anderson


  • Chair: Claire Ireland
  • Treasurer: Judith Ross
  • Secretary: Cathy Sharp

Dumfries and Galloway

  • Chair: Dougie Lockhart
  • Treasurer: Eric Watson
  • Secretary: Vicky Keir


  • Chair: Richard Watters
  • Treasurer: Lynn Davies
  • Secretary: Lynn Davies

Forth Valley

Chair: Lindsay Orr
Treasurer: Mary McDermott
Secretary: Theresa Connor


  • Chair: Norma Laurenson
  • Treasurer: Donald Todd
  • Secretary: Jackie Leith

Greater Glasgow

  • Chair: Garry Campbell
  • Treasurer: Jane McCready
  • Secretary: Brian Murphy

Lanarkshire and State Hospital

  • Chair: Tom Wilson
  • Treasurer: Jane McCormick
  • Secretary: Jim Hughes


  • Chair: Yvonne Notman
  • Treasurer: Andy Notman
  • Secretary: Stuart McLauchlan

North Highland

  • Chair: Elspeth Caithness
  • Treasurer: Bruce Honeyman
  • Secretary: Michelle Beattie


  • Chair: Linda Merriman
  • Treasurer: Steven Durkin
  • Secretary: Hannah Leslie


  • Chair: Jean Diggle
  • Treasurer: Amanda Warnock
  • Secretary: Diane Coleman

South Highland

  • Chair: Mandy Sillars
  • Treasurer: Elizabeth Cowan
  • Secretary: Position vacant


  • Chair: Michael Cafferty
  • Treasurer: Ruby Macaskill
  • Secretary: Martin MacGregor

Western Isles

  • Chair: Murdo MacLeod
  • Treasurer: Fiona MacIver
  • Secretary: Elizabeth Shelby