July 10, 2019

Although the hospital already has manual handling equipment, it is an old design, is large and not transportable.   One of the requirements now is for the rehabilitation of the more frail patients so that they are able to go home, the current equipment was never design...

July 1, 2019

Sunday 30th June, Friends of Burnham on Sea War Memorial Hospital... held a Garden Party to raise funds for the Hospital.

It was a fun packed day, with children’s games, face painting, hair braiding. Drummers were in attendance on the front lawn, which were very entert...

April 1, 2019

The 30th March saw the Friends of Burnham Hospital stage their traditional “Party Night” at the Oaktree Arena.  Under the theme “Fly The Flag” (wear something red, white and blue) more than 160 supporters helped us raise almost £1600.

These “party nights” are now well...

March 17, 2019

We would like to extend our sincere thanks to the Methodist Church in College Street for letting us host the charity coffee mornings on the third Saturday of each month for 2019.

March gave us our third coffee morning and I am very pleased to announce that for the first...

March 13, 2019

The old toy corner in Minor Injuries was looking worse for wear with the tables and chairs suffering from worn out joints!

We are pleased to have been able to purchase a complete new set of items for the toy corner.  All toys are robust and are able to be washed as requ...

March 10, 2019

If you are like me you donate to causes and the little words “GIFT AID” never enter your mind.

However if you pay Tax, the Government will give us an extra 25% at no cost to you.  On a £5.00 Membership donation it does not sound much, however if 20 Members did that it w...

January 19, 2019

Hi Everyone,
I just thought that it might be an idea to let you know some of things that go on where you don't get invited to attend. Nothing personal - it is simply that we do not have the space!

This coming year we are working with The Hospital Sister and the Chaplai...

November 16, 2018

The War Memorial at the Hospital was added in 1946 as a result of the Hospital being used during the Second World War to care for American Personnel stationed locally.

In the last 12 months the Hospital Trust has agreed that the Friends of the Hospital can look after th...

November 16, 2018

On Saturday 3rd November the Lakeside Owners Club led by 'The Naughty Tables' and their friends organised a fund raising event for the Friends of the Hospital.  Four of us bought tickets and went along to offer our support too.

The club is a typical Family mixture Mums...

October 23, 2018

The biggest Country and Western Festival in Europe - organised annually by Northam Farm - took place at the beginning of October - down at Brean.  The Friends – supported by Northam Farm - were the nominated charity to benefit from the Event and we were in attendance f...

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