Category : Stories from Southmead

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Remembering John: Carol’s story

After her husband John was injured during a fall, Carol remembers the wonderful care of...
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Laura’s story: One fundraiser became 12 months of fundraising

Laura challenged herself to 12 months of fundraising for the Bristol & Avon Multiple Sclerosis...
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Tristan’s story: I had to give back to the team that saved me

Tristan turned his experience in the Intensive Care Unit into an inspiration for fundraising.
Tristan’s story about giving back

Paddy’s story: I couldn’t walk away with just a ‘thank you’

The NHS has always been there for Paddy and his family. Growing up in north...
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Erin’s story: Baking for my NHS heroes

10-year-old Erin was one of the first people to sign up for our 10 Bake...
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Researcher conducting chemical tests

John’s story: I chose Southmead Hospital because of its pioneering research

John is passionate about supporting scientific breakthroughs. Since my diagnosis of aggressive bladder cancer in...
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National Friendly scoops first place in Protection Review Awards

Congratulations to our corporate partner National Friendly for a well-deserved first place in Protection Review’s...
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John Lewis & Partners contactless giving point at Cribbs Causeway

John Lewis & Partners unveils new contactless giving points at Cribbs Causeway

In December 2020, we installed our brand new contactless giving points in John Lewis &...
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Jolly Hog Brothers at Southmead Hospital

How Jolly Good Scotch Eggs are helping to fight Coronavirus

Now there’s no better excuse to tuck in to a Jolly Good Scotch Egg… with...
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Anne-Marie Cray

From COVID-19 recovery to fundraising and helping breakthrough research: This is Anne Marie’s story.

Anne Marie Cray was struck down with Coronavirus (COVID-19) in March, which left her in...
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From Southmead baby to Southmead music manager

Local musician and teacher Laura Tanner has been appointed music manager for our Fresh Arts...
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Staff Wellbeing programme recognised in NHS Parliamentary Awards

North Bristol NHS Trust’s Staff Wellbeing programme, funded by the generosity of our donors, has...
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