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Save the Date! 6 June 2021

South Petherton Community Hospital

Join us on 6 June 2021 at the Open Day and Fayre to celebrate: 10th Anniversary of the new hospital opening AND the 70th Anniversary of the League of Friends of South Petherton Hospital.

We seek:

  1. stalls, games, tea tents
  2. volunteers to help on the day
  3. new League of Friends members
  4. Everyone to come and celebrate the wonderful hospital and its amazing staff!!!

Coffee Morning Success!

rows of Christmas cardsThe 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

Thank you and farewell-ish

shirley holding a painting of South Petherton
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