The Cornwall Birth and Baby Appeal have been awarded a Community Grant from Nationwide Building Society for £4628. The funds have been pledged to enable the purchase of additional equipment for both the maternity and neonatal departments.
Organisers of a Cornish charity are asking everyone to empty their pockets, check down the back of the sofa and shake out the contents of their piggy banks to seek out any old pound coins that might still be lurking.
On a sunny Saturday morning in July, a group of parents from Bodmin embarked on a fundraising walk in aid of the Cornwall Birth & Baby Appeal. Many have had experiences of the fantastic care offered at Royal Cornwall Hospitals, and all wanted to raise some money to give back and say thank-you.
The resident choir at Royal Cornwall Hospital have this week announced ambitious plans to put their voices behind The Cornwall Birth and Baby Appeal with a 24 hour Singathon event to be held in the Autumn.