In 1836 Clatterbridge being the centre of Wirral was chosen as the site for a Workhouse and Infirmary. In 1948 it was taken over under the NHS Act 1946 & in 1990 became Wirral Hospitals Trust. It is now part of Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. Clatterbridge Hospitals League of Friends was formed in 1954 & is affiliated to Attend.
Who We Are
Chair-Amanda Rummery, Secretary-Lindsey Lawrence, Treasurer-Jean Lewis, Grant Requests (Pinks)-Ite Rafferty, Fundraising co-ordinator-Jill Owen, Radio Clatterbridge Representative-Phil Price, Sue-Thomas Retirement Talks, Carys Furr, Michael Furr, Sue James
What We Do
Committee meetings are held on the Clatterbridge Site on the 2nd Wednesday of each month. Grant Requests (Pinks) & Fund Raising Events are discussed. All funds are raised by Volunteers & donated to Clatterbridge Hospital in the form of Grant Requests (Pinks) from the on-site Wards or Departments, donated items must stay on the Clatterbridge site. Grant Requests are often for equipment that the NHS does not have a budget to purchase, but would greatly benefit patients’ hospital experience.
The Annual General Meeting provides an overview of the years achievements & accounts, a Guest Speaker provides an entertaining talk, Awards are presented & to end the evening, refreshments are enjoyed.