The First Aid Department

Here you listen to memories and see photographs of the First Aid Department and the nurses who worked there.

If you have memories of working in or visiting the First Aid Department - the nurses, the atmosphere, the decoration, the facilities, treatments, sights, sounds, and smells, or any other memories - then you can add your memories here. You can do so either by registering on the site and adding a page, adding a comment at the bottom of one of the pages here, or leaving us a message on our message board. Click on the hyperlink to learn how to add your memories to the site.

Page link: Bob Madeley talks of the First Aid facilities at the factory
Bob Madeley talks of the First Aid facilities at the factory
He remembers the foreman of the 'big' store being the only First Aider.
Page link: Jean Billingham
Jean Billingham
Occupational Health Nursing Sister, 1977-1981
Page link: Nurse Edwards at Work in First Aid Room
Nurse Edwards at Work in First Aid Room
c.1965 taken from "Apprenticeship in Hydraulic Engineering" brochure
Page link: The First Aid Team
The First Aid Team
The Cromwell Cup
Page link: The Nurses of Fielding and Platt
The Nurses of Fielding and Platt
Can you help us identify these nurses?