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Kidney patients to compete in British Transplant Games

A team of nine young kidney transplant patients from Southampton Children’s Hospital are gearing up to take part in this year’s British Transplant Games – but need the support of the public to help them get there. Support us today – 023 8120 8881

Jersey to Southampton row raises over £36,000

Congratulations to the eleven members of staff from University Hospital Southampton who arrived into Ocean Village, Southampton in the early hours of 9th June in a 32 foot, six-oared rowing boat. These rowers successfully completed the first ever Jersey to Southampton...

Southampton clinicians take on epic row

A team of doctors and nurses from Southampton Children’s Hospital are set to row from Jersey to Southampton to raise funds for the city’s children’s emergency and trauma department appeal. The crew of 12 will undertake the 200km challenge – which has never been...

Top TV chef involved in Dine at Mine events for children’s ED

A top TV chef has called on the community to hold dinner parties throughout May to bolster the fundraising appeal for a new children’s emergency department in Southampton. Shelina Permalloo, winner of the BBC’s MasterChef in 2012, said the innovative fundraising...

Saints squad makes annual hospital visit

Players from Southampton Football Club made their annual visit to meet patients and staff at the city’s university hospitals on Tuesday (3 April). The event, organised by Saints Foundation in partnership with Southampton Hospital Charity, saw the Premier League stars...

Celebrating the charity’s tenth birthday…

On Friday 9 March, Southampton Hospital Charity will be celebrating our tenth birthday. We work closely with our local community to support areas of the hospital service that lie beyond the scope of NHS funding to enhance the care and treatment of patients at...

ITV presenter backs children’s emergency department appeal

ITV horse racing presenter Ed Chamberlin has backed the appeal for a new emergency and trauma department at Southampton Children's Hospital. The Broughton-based host, who previously worked on Sky Sports News and the broadcaster's Monday Night Football programme,...

Morrisons Foundation backs children’s emergency department appeal

Southampton’s children’s emergency and trauma department appeal has edged within touching distance of the halfway mark following a £100,000 pledge from the Morrisons Foundation, a charity set up by the supermarket. The fundraising total now stands at £938,000, just...

Young hospital patients set for fun-filled superhero week

Young patients are set to receive some visitors with a difference this week when a team of superheroes swoop onto the wards at Southampton Children's Hospital. The visits will form part of a series of fun-filled events to mark national Play in Hospital Week (9 to 15...

Southampton clinicians reach £10k mark for children’s ED appeal

A team of 16 clinicians and staff who completed a 350-mile regional cycle challenge have raised £10,000 towards Southampton's children's emergency and trauma department appeal. The event, known as Tour de Wessex, saw the team travel across the region to support the £2...

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