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Southampton race success

We want to say a massive well done to all of our 270 runners who took part in the fifth annual ABP Southampton races. Whether you took part in the marathon, half marathon, 10k or fun run, you are all superstars to us! A special shout out to some of our runners…...

Surprise Transformers visit to children’s hospital

Optimus Prime and fellow Autobot BumbleBee from the hit franchise Transformers made a surprise visit to Southampton Children’s Hospital today (Thursday 2 May). The spectacular truck, the character’s incarnation before he transforms into a giant robot, was a hit as...

Saints squad make annual visit

Players from Southampton Football Club made their annual visit to meet patients and staff at Southampton General Hospital on Wednesday (17 April).  The event, organised by Saints Foundation in partnership with Southampton Hospital Charity, saw the Premier League stars...

Eastleigh Football Club supports local children’s hospital

This Easter, Eastleigh Football Club players, management, staff and fans have clubbed together to donate £500 to Southampton Children’s Hospital Charity. Kat Blake from Eastleigh Football Club, said: “There is never a good time to be in hospital and we hope that our...

Soldier runs epic double marathon

Six soldiers are running a gruelling 52.4 mile double marathon from the Royal Military Academy at Sandhurst to University Hospital Southampton. The army officer cadets are carrying out the run on Friday 29th March to raise funds for robbiesrally, part of Southampton...

£12,000 donation from Southern Co-Op

Southampton colleagues have raised £12,000 for a children’s charity “close to their hearts.” Co-operative retail store staff have been fundraising for Southampton Children’s Hospital Charity since last year.  They have run many events including cake sales, funding...

VW Santa run to Southampton Children’s Hospital

More than 100 Volkswagen vehicles arrived at Southampton Children’s Hospital for their sixth annual VW Santa Run on Sunday (2 December). The event had both classic and custom VWs participating in the Santa Run; from split-screens, Beetles, buggies, Golf’s and caddies...

A little update from the major gifts team

A big hello from the Major Gifts team! Myself and Jeneen are the team who oversees the Children’s Emergency and Trauma Department appeal. It’s really exciting to be writing a blog to update you all on how the appeal is going and what your brilliant support is...

Christmas gifts for patients December 2018

Thank you for your interest in supporting University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust this Christmas. The best gift you can give to the hospital this Christmas is a donation. We rely on charitable donations to enhance the support, care and treatment of...

Young patients celebrate everyday heroes

Young patients at Southampton Children’s Hospital are set to celebrate their ‘everyday heroes’ during a fun-filled week of activities from today (Monday 8 October). Whether it is mum or dad, a brother or sister, a teacher or their favourite member of staff, patients...

TV historian backs children’s emergency department appeal

TV historian Dan Snow has backed the fundraising appeal for a new emergency and trauma department at Southampton Children’s Hospital. The BBC presenter, who has a history slot on The One Show and his own digital history channel Dan Snow’s History Hit, is set to donate...

Children’s hospital expands pioneering tumour rehab service

Southampton Children's Hospital has expanded its pioneering outpatient rehabilitation service for young brain and spinal tumour patients. The team now includes a clinical psychologist and assistant psychologist who will work alongside physiotherapist Kate Gatehouse...

Get your Will written for FREE this September

Throughout September, Southampton Hospital Charity and Southampton Children's Hospital Charity are inviting supporters to have their Will professionally written or updated in exchange for a small donation to the charity. The donation will buy you the time to sit and...

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