Go Search

Choose...

Skip Navigation Links
Dr Rosalie Dunn
Cancer nurses top of the class
Protected meal times
New NHS Lanarkshire website
New Bellshill Community Health Clinic
Rutherglen/Cambuslang and Northern Corridor
Condition management programme
Staff turn filmmakers
Fab four improve patient care
Communications Strategy
Lockhart award
douglas street
Three free C services
Ombudsman Report
Swine Flu
Pandemic Flu
Bowel Cancer Awareness Uni
The Military and Civilian Health Partnership Awards 2009
Labs awards
Bowel screening
Neonatal fundraising
Laundry staff award
brief interventions
SPSO
Flu Guidelines
CAPS Asthma
Tissue viability
medical terminology
Ombudsman July
MINTS graduates
oral health award
Wishaw Tombola
Customer service
Cancer waiting times
FreshStart Lifestyle Programme
Rehabilitation Services
Scottish Public Services Ombudsman Report - September 2009
HAI cut-outs
Flying Start Awards
MRU relocation
CamGlen car scheme
art therapy
NHSL Award finalists
Infection Prevention Week
Hand Hygiene Volunteers
FAST
Fire at John Street Surgery in Bellshill
One gender many cultures
Scottish Patient Safety Programme
Single Equality Scheme Update
Volunteers award
Equalities agenda
New plasma screens for NHS Lanarkshire
Ward 24 donation
Lanarkshire organ donation group aims to save lives
NHS Lanarkshire hospitals among cleanest in Scotland
Eat with the players
Little Rascals
Scottish Public Services Ombudsman Report - December 2009
Stop smoking success
Review of 2009
Kilbryde hospice takes historic step forward
NHS Lanarkshire national review
Hospedia changes
NHS Lanarkshire launches new MRSA screening programme
New nursing role helping patients with blood diseases in Lanarkshire
Patient survey
Acupuncture Sessions
Cancer Care
New Members
NewMembers
Motherwell Men's Health Day
Lanarkshire Healthy Reading Programme
Eating Disorders Awareness Week
AUDIOLOGY OPEN ACCESS SERVICE ON THE MOVE
Wishaw General First in Switch to New NHS Uniform
A&E teams efforts during cold snap
Minister for Community Safety, visits ADP
National No Smoking Day 2010
North Motherwell community co-op
oral health improval of Lanarkshire's children
Boards five year financial plan
Reduce medicine waste campaign
Mum's and Baby Project scoops national award
GP Surgery Closure 3rd May
NHS Lanarkshire offers advice and screening following case of TB
PPF Launches Facebook Page
Refurbished Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
 
Publication Date: 30/07/2009 

Wishaw Tombola 

Big-hearted staff raise money for kids 

Photo of Wishaw paediatric staff at tombola 

From left, Pamela Buddy, senior charge nurse, Lorraine Carroll, charge nurse, Angela Turnbull, volunteer, Isabel Kennedy, volunteer and Eileen Gibb, play specialist. 

Staff in the paediatric wards at Wishaw General are aiming to raise £3500 to help children with special educational needs.

A tombola was held in the hospital recently which received great support from staff, patients and visitors.

A superb sum of £750 was raised from the event.

Eileen Gibb, play specialist in ward 19 and 20, said: “We had a really great response from the visitors, staff and patients to the hospital.

“I’d especially like to thank all the staff who gave up their time to run the tombola and for donating presents, and also local businesses for their support.

“We are hoping to raise the money to buy a specialist piece of mobile lighting equipment which is designed to stimulate children’s senses.

“It would be a huge benefit to all children and helps keep them calm when they are receiving treatment.”

Anyone who would like to make a donation can contact Pamela Buddy, senior charge nurse in paediatrics, on 01698 366 200.