Category: Service Update

  • UK Pleural Society update

    UK Pleural Society update

    We’re still intending to run our hands-on courses in September. We’re still taking bookings for these, so please do sign up. The Pleural Research Day is still under review. We will update via the website, email and twitter when we know more.

  • Subscription issues

    Subscription issues

    If you’re trying to renew a subscription, please bear with us. The gremlins have crept in, and the renewal button has disappeared. We’re sorry about this and are working with the supplier to fix this. If you have an automatic renewal, this should process as normal. Update 12 May: this seems to be a variable…

  • Website update

    Website update

    We have migrated to a new hosting service over the weekend. The website is working well, but some contact emails may not lead to a reply for a day or two. We are sorry for the inconvenience, and are working on fixing this as soon as possible.

  • New look

    Welcome to the new-look website. It’s been updated for a more modern feel, but also to load more quickly. We hope you like it. Everything is in the same place as before. Please note that if you use favourites to link to the site that these links may now be broken as we’ve updated the…

  • Website update

    We’re making progress with the updates. The home URL of the site is now https://www.pleura.org.uk. Any links to the old URL of https://www.pleura.org.uk/wp will still work for a couple of weeks, but the redirects will be turned off after that time as they slow down the website.

  • Improving the website and direct debits

    The website has been slowing down recently. The events table on the front page is the main problem, so this has now disappeared. However the whole events management software needs to be upgraded, so we’ll do this in the next few weeks. You will lose access to any historical bookings and receipts, so if you…

  • Technical difficulties – Resolved

    Update 1555.  Technical difficulties resolved. We are currently experiencing technical difficulties with our website. We are working on the issue and hope it will be resolved shortly. In the meantime, if you would like to submit your abstract for the Pleural Research Day, please email Magda at [email protected] Apologies for the inconvenience.

  • GDPR, mailing lists, membership, subscription

    This can all be confusing, so hopefully this might help to explain. As part of GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation), we have to have your consent to hold your data. Subscribing member If you’re a subscribing member or UK Pleural Society member and update your account details at any time, you’ll be asked to confirm…

  • Annual General Meeting

    The UK Pleural Society Annual General Meeting will be held immediately after the Pleural Research Day on 22 June in Oxford.  All subscribing members of the Society are welcome to attend.  We will vote on adopting the constitution.  This has previously been posted, but is currently being updated as we pursue charitable status.  We will…

  • Draft Constitution

    You must be logged in to view this content.  Abstract submissions don’t require a UK Pleural Society subscription, but you do need to register with the site.