Bay Hospitals Charity
29 03, 2018

Barrow Golf Club’s new Lady Captain tees off for year of support

Teeing off for a year of fundraising to support the new South Lakes Birth Centre is community midwife and Barrow Golf Club’s new Lady Captain, Kathryn Hampson. Why Kathryn is supporting the South Lakes Birth Centre Kathryn has worked as a local midwife for many years. She said: “When it came to nominating my chosen Find out more

23 03, 2018

Fundraiser aims to break £10k target by running Blackpool marathon

A Lancashire fundraiser is aiming to raise £10,000 for the Bay Hospitals Charity, by running the Blackpool Marathon, whilst at the same time raising awareness of a rare cancer, which claimed the life of a friend. Running the Blackpool Marathon Kathy Pinington is running the Blackpool Marathon on Sunday 22 April, in memory of close Find out more

20 03, 2018

Raise money as you shop at your local Co-op

Tea-time trolley dashes have helped raise £843.78 for Bay Hospitals Charity’s Bayb’s Maternity Appeal. The donation has come from the Co-op Local Community Fund after stores in Ainslie Street, Harrell Lane, Oxford Street and Roose Road, Barrow, along with Barrow Co-op Funeralcare, selected the charity as their local cause. Co-op Community Fund 1% spent on Find out more

9 03, 2018

Comedy night has Bayb’s volunteers laughing all the way to the bank

Fundraising with a smile! A charity comedy night at The Imperial Hotel, Barrow, organised by members of the Hindpool Tigers brought more than a smile to the faces of supporters of the Bayb’s Maternity Appeal when the rugby league club’s chairman Graham Shaw presented them with the proceeds – a donation of £300! The evening Find out more

7 03, 2018

Cancer survivor raises nearly £3k for the RLI oncology unit

When Janice Studholme became 60 in January, she turned her milestone birthday party into a fundraiser for the oncology unit at the Royal Lancaster Infirmary (RLI) to say thank you to staff for the care her family have received at University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT) over the past 14 years. The fundraiser Find out more

7 03, 2018

MedEquip4Kids see the impact of their donation to Bayb’s Appeal

MedEquip4Kids donated £28,600 to the Bayb's Maternity Appeal in July to buy six resuscitaires for the brand new South Lakes Birth Centre in Barrow. We were delighted to take Ghazala Baig, Chief Executive of MedEquip4Kids and Vincent Boodeea of VINCI Construction UK on a tour of the new maternity unit to see the equipment which was Find out more