2021 proved to be another difficult year for so many of us – but we still tried our level best to connect with one another and the wider world. In the same vein, the League of Friends of South Petherton Hospital maintained its commitment to supporting the hospital; as we have done for the past 70 years.Continue reading
The League of Friends officially launched their ‘Travel Bag Competition’ at the annual coffee morning held at the Methodist Hall in South Petherton. Continue reading
The League has organised a public meeting on 11 January 2017 at 7pm – at the Methodist Church Hall in South Petherton – for members of the local community to find out more about NHS England’s ‘Sustainability and Transformation Plans’ (STPs). Somerset’s STP intends that our shared experience of the health and social care system in three years will be radically different from today. In order to support our community to engage confidently with any public consultations, this event aims to share information about the STP.
South Petherton’s community came out in force to support the League of Friends’ two fundraising coffee mornings in October. Continue reading
On 18th October, several League of Friends groups from across South Somerset’s community hospitals attended an afternoon forum with Dr Nick Broughton, Chief Executive of Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust.
The South Petherton Community Hospital’s successful Harvest Fete 2016 attracted a wealth of visitors, exhibitors, performers and patients. It was a great outcome for all the hard work that went into organising the event, with the League of Friends’ and Matron’s secretary, Shirley Zaple, leading the team’s stellar efforts. Continue reading