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Donation in memory of the late Kathie Dubben

It was overwhelming to be informed that the late Kathie Dubben had arranged that donations in her memory are to be offered to Chaplaincy with the specific wish that the monies were to be used for the ‘Loved and Lost Baby Service’. Kathie was supportive as a parent who had lost a beloved daughter whom …

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Rhodd o £401-25 tuag at Adran Wroleg Ysbyty Glangwili wrth Undeb Canu Cynulleidfaol Annibynwyr Gorllewin Myrddin.

Delyth Evans, Trysorydd, yn derbyn rhodd o £401-25 tuag at Adran Wroleg Ysbyty Glangwili wrth Undeb Canu Cynulleidfaol Annibynwyr Gorllewin Myrddin. Codwyd yr arian drwy gynnal Gymanfa yn Hydref 2023 yng Nghapel Bryn Iwan am y tro cyntaf. Undeb Cynulleidfaol Annibynwyr Gorllewin Myrddin donates £401 for the Urology Department at Glangwili Hospital. The money was …

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A Celebration of 75 Years of the Work of the League of Friends

To celebrate 75 years of its work supporting West Wales General Hospital, Glangwili, through use of funds donated by the public, the members of the League hosted a Celebration Tea at the cafe in the grounds of Bishop’s Park, Abergwili. The event was very well supported and the Guest of Honour was Sara Edwards, Lord Lieutenant of Dyfed, who helped …

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The donation of £1000 raised by 9 year old Iestyn Davies

When 9 year old Iestyn Davies of Roch, Haverfordwest was admitted to Cilgerran Children’s Ward, Glangwili Hospital in 2021 suffering from appendicitis he was obviously worried but he says he received excellent care and on his return told his mum Nerys, that he wanted to raise money for the ward to show his appreciation.  His …

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The work of the League of Friends of Glangwili Hospital

Over the last 50 years the League of Friends has supported the work of Glangwili Hospital through donating items that hospital staff tell us are needed to improve the care of patients. We do this through the generous donations of members of the public, including bereaved families, who have chosen us to receive money in …

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1971 £6,425 Schoolroom, Cilgerran Ward 1974 £60,000 Hydrotherapy Pool £15,000 Recreation Bungalow at Llys Myddfai 1986 £15,000 Equipment for Coloscopy Dept 1987 £10,740 Equipment for Theatre £11,500 Equipment for Hip Replacement Surgery 1988 £6,500 Relatives Accommodation for SCBU 1989 £35,130 Urodynamic Equipment 1990 £50,000 Measurement Equipment for Cardiology/Physiological   1991 £27,880 Laparoscopy Equipment £  8,560 …

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Bill & Meinir Hunter of the Boar’s Head Carmarthen handing a cheque of £2250  to Delyth Evans Treasurer and Lis Duffy Secretary.

The sum of money was raised in lieu of flowers at the funeral of their son Simon. He had been attending the Diabetic Centre at Glangwili Hospital and this money was allocated to that unit to fund future purchases as required.

Tributes paid to President of Glangwili League of Friends

Hywel Dda University Health Board is paying tribute to a stalwart of Glangwili Hospital for the positive impact she made on the local health service. June Beer, who passed away last week, was life President of Glangwili Hospital League of Friends for the past 12 years. She joined the league shortly after it was established …

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A massive thank you to everybody!

The total of purchases for the hospital paid for by the League of Friends Glangwili Hospital to 2020 is a massive £1,779,853! We are so grateful to the public who have supported us over the years for the many donations and legacies received. These have made a tremendous difference to patient care and treatment administered …

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Presentation of Endoscope Surestore System to the sterile services.

The presentation was made to Dr Dafydd Bowen and staff along with members of the League of Friends.