JOIN THE TOAD TRAIL – READY, STEADY, GO!

JOIN THE TOAD TRAIL – READY, STEADY, GO!

The League of Friends Toad Trail, designed to mark the League of Friends Sixtieth Anniversary, was launched in the Orchard Centre on Saturday 13th July.  Opened by the Mayor of Taunton, onlookers were keen to snap up the Toad Trail Maps, enjoy the entertainment and...
GIRAFFE CARE STATION

GIRAFFE CARE STATION

Babies admitted to the Somerset Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (SNICU) at Musgrove Park Hospital will now benefit from state-of-the-art care, following the donation of a brand new Giraffe Incubator Carestation. The team on SNICU were over the moon to receive the new...
TOAD TRAIL FOR THE BRACKEN APPEAL

TOAD TRAIL FOR THE BRACKEN APPEAL

Remember the hugely successful Dragon Trail five years ago? Well this year it’s going to be the Taunton Toad Trail which will help mark the Sixtieth Anniversary of the League of Friends Musgrove Park Hospital. This summer will see 20 large model toads appearing...
WHEELCHAIR DONATION

WHEELCHAIR DONATION

The League of Friends has recently given three wheelchairs to the Physiotherapy department under the Small Bids Scheme. Costing a total of just £1700, these specialist wheelchairs are used to transport patients to and from the gym for their physiotherapy sessions....
LEAGUE OF FRIENDS CELEBRATES 60 YEARS

LEAGUE OF FRIENDS CELEBRATES 60 YEARS

To celebrate sixty years since it was formed on 6 March 1959 by the Rotary Club of Taunton, the League of Friends Musgrove Park Hospital held an anniversary dinner at Oake Manor Golf Club to mark the occasion. Nearly 200 people attended the event at which the Mayor of...
DONATION TO ELIOT WARD

DONATION TO ELIOT WARD

Sarah Almond has recently raised over £1000 for Eliot Ward in memory of her grandmother, Mrs Joan Wakley, who passed away in September 2018.  Sarah was so impressed with the care her grandmother received whilst she was on the ward, that she organised a Christmas...