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Focus on Friendship

This week we celebrated International Friendship Day on 30th July, a day set apart annually to promote friendship and the people we cherish in our lives. United Nations' website says, "Through friendship — by accumulating bonds of camaraderie and developing strong...

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Students get to work on hospital garden

The Rowley Regis Hospital garden received a refresh thanks to students from Westminster School and a volunteering programme between DIY store Wickes and social enterprise VIY (Volunteer It Yourself) Fifteen pupils from Westminster School, which caters for students...

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Community Sanctuary at Royal Papworth Hospital

The Mick George Community Foundation has helped to fund a new patient and community sanctuary at Royal Papworth Hospital. The sanctuary will play a role in determining a patient's suitability to be discharged from the new Royal Papworth Hospital, which moved from its...

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Pioneering Vascular Centre opens

On Tuesday 25 June 2019, West London Vascular and Interventional Centre (WeLVIC) hosted a grand opening of its new vascular unit at Northwick Park Hospital. The ground-breaking centre was funded through a £1.5m grant by LNWH Charity – our largest ever. WeLVIC will...

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Happy 71st Birthday NHS

Today, 5th July is the NHS' Birthday. NHS Big Tea’s have been taking place up and down the country; raising a cuppa, awareness and funds for NHS patients. Have a look at some of posts and pics shared pictures from different NHS Big Tea parties taking place, including...

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Luton and Dunstable Launch Bake Off to Take Off

The Luton and Dunstable Hospital Charitable Fund has created a special downloadable cake-sale pack - providing everything a foodie fundraiser could need to host a bake-off - in aid of the hospital’s Helipad Appeal. The Appeal aims to generate £1.5m, the final sum...

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NHS will be turning 71

In 3 weeks’ time, on 5th July, the NHS will be turning 71. We have a great party planned at Pure Offices in Warwick, the home of the Association HQ; in fact, Pure Offices all over the country will be celebrating the NHS’ birthday by raising a cuppa and holding NHS Big...

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Yorkshire charity going global in UCI fundraising first

Leeds Cares – the charity that works to improve healthcare services for people living in Yorkshire – will be the Official Fundraising Partner for the eight-day UCI Road World Championships event which attracts some of the biggest names in cycling. Leeds General...

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Rotherham mayor unveils un-bear-leavable new charity mascot

Meet Dr Ted – he’s the new ambassador for the Rotherham Hospital and Community Charity’s children’s appeal and was unveiled recently by the Mayor of Rotherham. The charity’s re-designed bear mascot made his first public appearance alongside his biggest fans, Cllr Alan...

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Implementing Our Strategy

So I think Warwick much be the only place in the country that very disappointingly has no snow! I have spent an unnatural amount of time looking at the weather app on my phone, which keeps telling me it’s going to snow or it actually is… but I look out the window and...

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