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13 02, 2018

BAE Systems staff fund donates to Bayb’s Maternity Appeal

We are delighted to announce that the Bayb’s Maternity Appeal has received a £500 donation from Barry Robinson (pictured with appeal co-ordinator Heidi Bowron) on behalf of approximately 300 BAE Systems staff, who pay into the BAE Platers’ Benevolent Fund. Annual interest accrued on the money saved is shared between retired members and a worthy Find out more

31 01, 2018

Barrow’s Elvis leaves Bayb’s appeal all shook up!

Barrow’s own Elvis, aka Neil McLaughlin, left not just his audience all shook up when he performed The King’s greatest hits at his latest concert but also, supporters of the Bayb’s Maternity Appeal. Fantastic fundraising event For Neil, who when not on stage works as a shift operations engineer for Centrica, generously dedicated his performance Find out more

25 01, 2018

Supporters get first look at the new South Lakes Birth Centre

Farming family the Simpsons, of Arrad Foot, made it a family affair when they took up an invitation to join other supporters of the Bayb’s Maternity Appeal for a look around Furness General Hospital’s new £12m maternity unit – the South Lakes Birth Centre. Stuart and Jill Simpson brought along daughters Katie (19), Hayley (16), Find out more

25 01, 2018

Valentine’s Day raffle tickets now on sale

Support local families by taking part in our Valentine’s Day raffle, in aid of the Bayb’s Maternity Appeal. It’s just £1 a ticket and all donations will go towards making Furness General Hospital's new South Lakes Birth Centre a real home from home for local families, funding equipment and furnishings. Raffle prizes You can win Find out more

12 01, 2018

Happy 1st birthday to our Barrow charity office

As far as birthday presents go, our staff and volunteers couldn’t have wished for more when we met this morning to celebrate the first anniversary of the opening of Bay Hospitals Charity's Barrow office. The office, which is in the foyer of Furness General Hospital, opened exactly a year ago today (12 January), one month ahead of the Find out more

29 12, 2017

Review of 2017 – fantastic support for Bayb’s Maternity Appeal

We want to say a massive thank you to everyone who has supported the Bayb's Maternity Appeal since it launched in February 2017. What a difference a year makes! The maternity appeal has raised £175,000 so far. All funds raised will help buy extra equipment, furnishings and 'extras' for the new, state-of-the-art South Lakes Birth Centre at Furness General Hospital, which opens Find out more