League of Friends Royal Shrewsbury Hospital General News category

£2,000 boost towards the purchase of a £1m MRI Scanner

The League of Friends Christmas Draw has raised over £2,000 with all proceeds going towards a new MRI Scanner for the Royal Shrewsbury Hospital. The new scanner will make such a huge difference to patients and help save more lives   It will allow the hospital to repatriate patients from other areas back into the county so they can have their [...]

2017-12-19T14:16:57+00:00 December 19th, 2017|News|

Design a poster for the League of Friends £1m MRI Appeal

Please note the competition is now closed. The Poster We are looking for an exciting and eye-catching poster design to promote our £1m MRI scanner appeal. The competition will be split into 3 age categories, [under 11], [11-16] & [17+] (The entrant’s age category will be determined by their age on the closing date, Monday 20th November ). Here are [...]

2017-11-23T10:01:13+00:00 October 26th, 2017|News|

Summer Draw for MRI Scanner Raises Almost £3,000

Almost £3,000 has been raised as part of a £1 million fund for a new MRI scanner at the Trust which runs Shropshire’s acute hospitals. Ray Smith, Chairman of the League of Friends at RSH and Glen Whitehouse, Radiology Centre Manager carry out the draw. The money was raised by the League of Friends of the Royal Shrewsbury Hospital (RSH) [...]

2017-10-13T10:22:13+00:00 October 13th, 2017|News|

Friends Christmas Draw raises in excess of £3,000

Simon Wright, Trust Chief Executive said "The Christmas Draw has once again proved a huge success, raising a fantastic sum of money that will directly benefit our patients at RSH.  On behalf of the Trust I would like to thank the League of Friends for their continual support” Mr Wright is seen in the photo with Julia Clarke, Director of [...]

2017-10-13T10:15:00+00:00 October 13th, 2017|News|

League of Friends donate £32,000

League of Friends donate £32,000 to buy three state-of the-art eye screening cameras The Shrewsbury & Telford Hospital NHS Trust have been presented with new screening equipment designed to prevent sight-threatening eye disease in patients. David Parkinson, Optometrist at Shrewsbury Hospital said "The technology is able to detect eye disease well before it needs treatment"

2017-10-13T10:02:18+00:00 October 13th, 2017|News|

The Friends Summer Draw raises in excess of £3,000

The League of Friends of the Royal Shrewsbury Hospital raised the sum through the annual draw with the winners drawn by Daniel Kawczynski, MP for Shrewsbury and Atcham, and Ray Smith, Executive Chairman of the Friends. The League of Friends has donated more than £1.6 million over the last two years which has directly benefited patients and staff at the [...]

2017-10-13T10:52:02+00:00 October 13th, 2017|News|

Jayne’s Glass

One of our Executive Members - Mrs Jayne Mott commissions Patterned Glassware Engraving - Handcrafted in Shrewsbury. She sells to anybody and the profits gained are all donated back to the League of Friends Funds. Some sample pictures of the work are shown below. Please do not hesitate to contact her if you want something made to order.  Contact as:  - [...]

2017-10-13T09:55:43+00:00 June 8th, 2017|News|