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Royal Pharmaceutical Society latest pharmacy news


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27/05/2016 - RPS Annual Review 2015 now available! 

Today we are publishing the RPS Annual Review..more 

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26/05/2016 - New resources to support pre-registration trainees  

We are pleased to announce the launch of new resources to support pre-registration trainees..more 

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25/05/2016 - Scottish Government to explore extension of eMAS 

First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon MSP, delivered a statement..more 

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24/05/2016 - Assembly Member for North Wales visits Community Pharmacy 

Llyr Huws Griffiths, Plaid Cymru’s Assembly Member for North Wales Region recently..more 

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19/05/2016 - RPS Chief Scientist responds to antibiotic resistance report 

Today Lord Jim O’Neill’s final report on antibiotic resistance is published...more 

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18/05/2016 - A Campaign to improve mental health support within primary care 

Mind, the mental health charity, is launching a campaign to improve mental health support..more 

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17/05/2016 - Channel 5 News talks to RPS about NHS workforce report 

A new report from the Nuffield Trust health think-tank today urges the NHS to equip pharmacists,..more 

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13/05/2016 - RPS President and Confused.com raise awareness of new drug driving rules 

RPS has combined forces with insurance comparison site Confused.com to raise awareness of..more 

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12/05/2016 - BBC Radio London looks at the future of pharmacists in General Practice 

Today BBC Radio London has been discussing the reasons for and benefits of having pharmacists..more 

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09/05/2016 - RPS Wales welcomes appointment of Chief Medical Officer 

The Welsh Government has announced that Dr Frank Atherton has been appointed Wales’..more 

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09/05/2016 - One week left to enter I Love My Pharmacist Award 2016! 

Entries to the I Love My Pharmacist Award 2016 close one week today! We are..more 

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05/05/2016 - Find out more about a new pharmacy education development opportunity in Scotland 

There is an exciting secondment opportunity from the service, for a Pharmacy Educational..more 

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03/05/2016 - Cardiff Central Assembly Candidate visits local pharmacy  

Jenny Rathbone, Welsh Labour candidate for the Cardiff Central constituency, has been hearing..more 

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29/04/2016 - Prescription for Excellence Innovation and Technology Capital Grant opportunity  

Applications are open from Tuesday 2 May for Innovation and Technology Capital Grant funding..more 

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29/04/2016 - Assembly Candidate hears how pharmacy can be the first port of call for patients 

Jayne Bryant, Labour candidate for the Newport West Constituency has been hearing about how..more 

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28/04/2016 - MSP Candidate Jenny Marra hears about crucial role of community pharmacists 

Jenny Marra, former Labour MSP for North East Scotland and Labour 2016 MSP Candidate for..more 

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25/04/2016 - I Love My Pharmacist Award- One week left to nominate! 

The RPS I Love My Pharmacist Award is running for a third year, and, as..more 

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22/04/2016 - AM Candidate John Griffiths visits Newport Pharmacy 

Assembly Member and candidate for Newport East, John Griffiths, has visited Martin Davies..more 

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20/04/2016 - RPS awards the UKCPA double accreditation 

It gives us great pleasure to announce that the UKCPA..more 

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20/04/2016 - Changes to community pharmacy in England raised at PMQs 

Today at Prime Minister's Questions, a question was asked relating the recent Government..more 

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19/04/2016 - Stewart Stevenson, MSP Candidate, visits a community pharmacy in Cullen 

We recently visited Cullen Pharmacy with MSP Candidate Stewart Stevenson. The pharmacy team,..more 

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18/04/2016 - RPS launches national search to find Great Britain's best loved pharmacist 

The Royal Pharmaceutical Society (RPS) has partnered with Netdoctor..more 

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18/04/2016 - Apply now for the 2016 Royal Pharmaceutical Society Science Award 

Applications are invited for the 2016 Royal Pharmaceutical Society Science Award. The..more 

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15/04/2016 - Give your feedback on our new five year strategy 

RPS President, Ash Soni OBE FRPharmS, launched our new five year strategy for 2016 -..more 

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15/04/2016 - Community pharmacy featured on BBC1's The One Show 

A snapshot of the country's only 24 hour pharmacy has featured in BBC1’s The..more 

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13/04/2016 - Opportunities for patients outlined to Llanelli Assembly Candidate 

Helen Mary Jones, Plaid Cymru candidate for Llanelli, has been finding out how constituents..more 

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13/04/2016 - BBC South Today talks pharmacy cuts 

RPS English Board Chair Sandra Gidley has been interviewed by BBC South Today for her view..more 

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11/04/2016 - BPSA and RPS launch a new Pre-Foundation Programme project 

The British Pharmaceutical Students' Association (BPSA)..more 

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06/04/2016 - National pharmacy board election candidates announced 

The 21 candidates who standing in the three national pharmacy board elections have just been..more 

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04/04/2016 - MP & AM Candidate learn of the benefits of Pharmacy 

Jonathan Edwards, Plaid Cymru MP for Camarthen East and Dinefwr and Adam Price, Plaid Cymru’s..more 

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01/04/2016 - Bowel Cancer Awareness Month starts today 

Bowel Cancer Awareness Month starts today. Bowel cancer is the second most common cause..more