League of Friends (Mansfield & Sutton)


Formed in 1948

Charities Act Reg. No. 211 213/AC

Chair: John Allin

Treasurer: Ralph Stone

The League of Hospital Friends (Mansfield & Sutton) was established in 1948. Since the League of Hospital Friends (Mansfield & Sutton) was formed its members have raised more than £3 million in donations for the benefit of hospital patients across the area.

Charity Shops

Ladies Boutique
Outram Street
Sutton in Ashfield
Mon/Tue/Thur/Fri - 9.30 -16.00
Wed/Sat - 9.30 - 14.00

League of Hospital Friends
71 and 87 Clipstone Road West
Mansfield Woodhouse
Mon/Tue/Thur/Fri - 10.00 - 15.45
Wed - 10.00 - 13.00

The League supports Millbrook Mental Health Unit, Mansfield Community Hospital and King's Mill Hospital, channelling funds to them from its charity shops in Forest Town and Sutton. As well as its charity shops the League also raises funds through its many fundraising activities.

The Volunteers would be grateful to receive any high-quality donations to enable them to continue to raise valuable funds.

You may want to sponsor an activity or provide finance for a particular department which has helped you or a family member or friend. If you would like to help and support our work, further information can be provided by contacting:

Community Involvement Department
Direct dial: 01623 - 676011
E-mail: sfh-tr.voluntary.services@nhs.net

Platinum Champion Award

Congratulations to Friends Trustee and Charity Shop Coordinator Kath Smith on her Platinum Champion Award. A fellow Trustee nominated Kath for the award which has been presented to volunteers who go that extra mile to improve the lives of others. 

490 Platinum Champions received the award from over 3,000 nominations.  They were launched by the Royal Voluntary Service to celebrate the nation's volunteering spirit and the example set by HM, the Queen, the first British Monarch to celebrate 70 years of service.