The Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain (the addition of 'Royal' to the
Society's title was granted in 1988) was one of the early professional bod
ies to be created and given a Ro-val Charter. It was also a founder member
of ALPSP From the Society's 19th century beginnings to the present day ther
e have been many changes, not least among the publications launched over th
e years. The histories of some of them reflect happenings in the periods in
which they have been produced.