Latest News

Co-op donation brings music to Monkswell

Image of Coop Donation Monkswell Ward at Derriford Hospital will be alive with the sound of music, thanks to a kind donation from the customers and staff of the Co-op in Higher Compton.

Monkswell was chosen as the benefactor of the branch’s annual Christmas hamper raffle, upon the suggestion of Ken Kenny, who paid staff a visit today to give them a cheque for £129.40. The money will be put towards CD players for the enjoyment of patients on the ward.

Ken is a familiar face to staff on Monkswell Ward, who treated his mother last year. He wanted to find a way to acknowledge the treatment that staff gave to his mother and to do something to benefit other patients during their stay.

“It is a very kind and very thoughtful gesture and we would like to extend a massive thank you to Ken and to the staff and customers of Co-op in Higher Compton” said Juliet Richardson, Senior Sister on Monkswell Ward.

“We’ve been planning on getting some CD players for a while now, so this donation will enable us to purchase a player for each bay and will really benefit patients.”

To find out more about how you can fundraise or make a donation to Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust, please visit https://www.plymouthhospitals.nhs.uk/fundraising.

Comments

Add a response »

No comments yet: why not be the first to contribute?

Was this page helpful?

Was this page helpful?
Rating

Please answer the question below, this helps us to reduce the number of spam emails that we receive so that we can spend more time responding to genuine enquiries and feedback. Thank you.

*