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The League of Friends trustees met at the hospital on a lovely sunny July evening to discuss the issues of the hospital and agree on funding priorities. Continue reading
Funds were raised and new friends made at the event of the season – the switch-on of the Christmas lights of South Petherton. Continue reading
The League of Friends held their annual coffee morning at the Methodist Hall on 2 November – and what a success it was! Thank you to everyone who braved the wind and rain, forwent the Rugby World Cup finals and delayed their weekend grocery shopping to join us. Continue reading
Mary Robertson, former Matron, receives her award at the Houses of Parliament
Mary Robertson is the Regional Winner of the Lifetime Achievement Award category of the NHS Parliamentary Awards!
- Shirley Zaple receiving a watercolour of South Petherton
Shirley has held the role of Secretary with the League of Friends for a few years and has decided to step down. Her energy, optimism and efficiency – in equal measure – has been a tremendous asset and all of her fellow trustees are sad to see her go. Fortunately Shirley isn’t going too far as she remains in her position at the hospital! Continue reading
Christmas came early for one happy-camper-hamper-winner! The raffle prize was won by a dedicated volunteer and League of Friends member – we were all delighted that Chris took home the beautiful festive bounty. Continue reading
The mornings are crisper, the night skies clearer and the distant murmur of the A303 is festive – for those of us in South Somerset this means just one thing… It’s time for the Christmas Card Sale and Coffee Morning! Continue reading
Our Chairman was delighted to present a prize bottle of wine to Marion Parr of South Petherton. Marion won our pithily titled ‘How far can a South Petherton League of Friends bag travel?’ competition. Continue reading
We are delighted that three new beds funded by the League have arrived at the hospital and are already in use by patients recovering from strokes. Continue reading