Latest News and Events

Find out the latest news and events from the Sherwood Forest Hospitals Charity and our fundraising partners.

Tea dance raises £50

21 October 2014

A tea dance was recently held on Ward 52, raising £50.05 for the Trust's Dementia Care Appeal.  Staff on the ward organised the successful event and were assisted on the day by two dedicated young fundraisers, Jade Thomson and Molly Cajkler.



Pictured left to right: Deb Thompson – Healthcare worker, Jackie Simpson – Acting ward leader, Tracey Cajkler – Health care worker and Katie Rownds – Nurse
At the front are Jade Thomson and Molly Cajkler who assisted on the day.

Now that IS cricket

11 June 2014

Huge thanks go to the Friends of Newark Hospital who have purchased a 'Cricket' transfer aid to help patients with neurological problems during treatment.

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Charitable donation to Ward 31

The family of Mrs Sylvia Mortiboy attended a presentation on Ward 31 at King's Mill Hospital to very kindly present funds raised in memory of their mother. Mrs Mortiboy was a patient on Ward 31 for four weeks before she sadly passed away.  The family raised £355.00 in her memory and decided to donate this to the ward to thank the team for the help and support they gave to the family during this very difficult time.



Easter events at Newark Hospital

Over the Easter period hot cross buns and refreshments were served to staff and volunteers at Newark Hospital by Tracey Wall, Hospital Manager, and Kay Cattell, Hospital Chaplain.




An  Easter raffle was held by the Friends of Newark Hospital Thursday 17 April.  The raffle raised £900.17 pence.


Pictured  below are June Howsam, Chairman and Jan Wicker, Committee Member.




A thousand thanks

Sincere thanks go to Tammy Jarvis and her fundraisers at the Ladybrook Public House who have raised £1000 for the Children's Diabetes Service.

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