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9 12, 2021

Four-hour cycling event at Lancaster’s 3-1-5 raises hundreds for Bay Hospitals Charity

A ‘Spinathon’ at Lancaster’s 3-1-5 Health Club raised more than £500 for Bay Hospitals Charity. Gym staff issued the challenge to volunteers to spend four hours pedalling indoor bikes as part of the charity challenge. Fifteen riders completed the full four hours, with several more participating for shorter stints on their bikes. 3-1-5 Health Club Find out more

30 11, 2021

Grateful patient’s donation to Westmorland General Hospital’s Oncology Unit

A patient at Westmorland General Hospital’s Oncology Unit has donated more than £800 to Bay Hospitals Charity as a thank you for the care she received. Jayne Tamang completed chemotherapy treatment in June, and decided to raise money for Bay Hospitals Charity, Macmillan Cancer Support and CancerCare. She said: “I had such wonderful care and Find out more

25 11, 2021

Furness General Hospital Oncology Unit unveils ‘Gareth’s Room’ in memory of popular Barrow man

A room in the Oncology Unit at Furness General Hospital has been named in memory of a Barrow man who died of a rare form of cancer. Gareth Brown died aged 28 in 2017 after developing pheochromocytoma, an uncommon form of the disease affecting the adrenal glands. The illuminated ceiling panels in Gareth's Room Find out more

23 11, 2021

The Bay Hospitals Charity Christmas Extravaganza

Bay Hospitals Charity as arranged a selection of festive activities to make Christmas extra special for patients of University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust. Our Christmas Extravaganza includes... Christmas Auction Our Christmas Auction takes place online from 9am on Wednesday 8 December to 9am on Wednesday 15 December. We’ve received loads of amazing Find out more

23 11, 2021

Place your bids in the Bay Hospitals Charity Christmas auction

A pair of boxing gloves signed by world heavyweight champ Tyson Fury are among the items for sale in the Bay Hospitals Charity Christmas Auction. Place your bids for chance to secure an extra special Christmas gift while raising funds for Bay Hospitals Charity this December. Items on sale in the online auction include: Signed Find out more

11 11, 2021

Nominate your Bay Hospitals Charity heroes in our new awards

Bay Hospitals Charity is celebrating its top supporters and fundraisers with a special new awards programme. In January the charity - which funds the latest equipment for University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust to help ensure they get the best possible care and treatment for patients - will announce the winners of its Find out more

26 10, 2021

Donations invited for our Christmas fundraising appeal

Bay Hospitals Charity is inviting local businesses to contribute items for raffle or auction for its Christmas fundraising appeal. The charity raises funds to support care for patients of University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust, including at Royal Lancaster Infirmary. An online fund-raising effort is planned for December and the charity has issued Find out more

21 10, 2021

Support Bay Hospitals Charity while you shop with AmazonSmile 

Did you know you can raise money for Bay Hospitals Charity at no extra cost to you through AmazonSmile?  Make Bay Hospitals Charity your designated cause, and Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of eligible purchases when you shop.  Setting up your chosen charity is a simple process, and takes minutes to complete.  On a web browser  Follow Find out more

14 10, 2021

Popular Virtual Christmas Fair for Bay Hospitals Charity returns for 2021

A popular Virtual Christmas Fair in aid of Bay Hospitals Charity has relaunched ready for this year’s festive season. Tireless fundraiser Louise Phillips is behind the event, which raises money for the charity while offering the chance to order Christmas gifts from 130 online stallholders. Last year’s event raised an incredible £12,677 in 70 days, Find out more

5 10, 2021

Cyclists ride from John o’Groats to Land’s End for Bay Hospitals Charity

Cyclists Nathan Briggs and Hudson Nuttall rode from John o’Groats to Land’s End, raising £1,200 for Bay Hospitals Charity. The friends, from Morecambe, completed the journey over 14 days, cycling 960 miles and exceeding their £1,000 fund-raising target. Nathan said: “We were inspired to raise funds for Bay Hospital Charity as our health service has Find out more