A Service to Commemorate the Life of Florence Nightingale will be held at Westminster Abbey on Wednesday 9th May 2018. The service will celebrate nursing and midwifery and the importance of supporting one another through challenging times.
A lamp - symbolic of Florence Nightingale - will be taken from the Florence Nightingale Chapel during the service and escorted by a procession of nurses to the Dean who will place it on the High Altar.
Tickets, which are free, are required to attend this service. Please apply by visiting the The Florence Nightingale Foundation website and downloading the ticket application form.