Category: Charity

Hospital wrapped in a knitted hug!

Added on May 14, 2019, in Charity - RCHT Charity

When Cornwall’s crafters heard ‘the call to needles’ they responded in their thousands, knitting and crocheting a mass of butterflies to create what must be the longest line of knitted butterfly bunting that Cornwall, and perhaps the country, has ever witnessed!

St Michael’s Hospital Celebration Day to incorporate Cornwall’s Armed Forces Day

Added on April 24, 2019, in Charity - RCHT Charity

On Saturday 22nd June, the bunting will be adorning the hospital grounds once again as we welcome everyone support what we know will be another fantastic summer fete at St Michael’s Hospital in Hayle.

Can Cornwall’s knitters create the longest string of Butterfly Bunting?

Added on March 22, 2019, in Charity - RCHT Charity

The Palliative and End of Life Care Team at Royal Cornwall Hospital are calling out to the knitting and crochet enthusiasts of Cornwall to help them create a string of butterfly bunting to reach around the Royal Cornwall Hospital in Truro, West Cornwall Hospital in Penzance and St Michael’s Hospital in Hayle.

Retail for Research – Do the Good Thing!

Added on March 20, 2019, in Charity - RCHT Charity

The Marie Kondo craze is sweeping the nation as the guru of decluttering encourages us to say thank you to those dresses, coats and shoes that no longer ‘spark our joy’ and send them on to another life.

Spring concert to help fund comfort at end of life

Added on March 20, 2019, in Charity - RCHT Charity

A Spring concert, to be held this weekend, will raise funds to help enhance end of life care at the Royal Cornwall Hospital Trust.

Meet your RCHT ‘Come Dance With Us’ Stars…

Added on March 4, 2019, in Charity - RCHT Charity

After much anticipation, we can now reveal the 24 dancers set to embark on a training course like none other! Our fabulous Come Dance With Us participants will undertake 8 weeks of training in ballroom and latin dance and all the while will be raising funds for their chosen area of Royal Cornwall Hospitals Charity. […]

Charity funds Doppler Device to aid research

Added on January 31, 2019, in Charity - RCHT Charity

The Cornwall Medical Research Fund, part of Royal Cornwall Hospitals Charity has funded equipment to aid research into Severe Limb Ischaemia, a serious condition in which there is inadequate blood flow and oxygen to the lower limbs.

Come Dance with us

Added on January 28, 2019, in Charity - General News

Royal Cornwall Hospitals Charity is asking if you will put your best foot forward in their latest fundraiser ‘Come Dance With Us’– a first for RCHT!

Guest beds for Wheal Prosper

Added on January 10, 2019, in Charity - RCHT Charity

It is always so heart-warming when we hear how funds the Royal Cornwall Hospitals Charity has provided have made a real difference to the experience of our patients their family and carers.

Reducing ‘baby miles’ with additional equipment

Added on December 10, 2018, in Charity - RCHT Charity

Funding from Royal Cornwall Hospitals Charity funds have enabled the purchase of equipment for use by community midwives all over the county which removes the need for many families and their newly born babies to travel over 50 miles to hospital for a jaundice check. Of the three purchased, one went to the West team, […]