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Archive: Volunteering

Long serving L&D volunteer wins national award

Long serving L&D volunteer wins national award

Eileen McMahon, one of the Luton and Dunstable University Hospital’s (L&D) longest serving volunteers has been recognised for the outstanding contribution she makes to the community, winning the Lifetime Achievement...

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L&D volunteer shortlisted for Unsung Hero Award

L&D volunteer shortlisted for Unsung Hero Award

One of the Luton and Dunstable University Hospital’s (L&D) longest serving volunteers, Eileen McMahon, has been shortlisted for an Unsung Hero Award in the Lifetime Service category. Eileen has been...

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Three from the L&D shortlisted for Luton’s Best Awards

Three from the L&D shortlisted for Luton’s Best Awards

Three volunteers at Luton and Dunstable University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust have been shortlisted for Luton’s Best Awards. Governor Pam Brown has been shortlisted in the Best Fundraiser category, Eileen...

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Luton and Dunstable Hospital introduces patient/pet interaction sessions with Jaz the Red Setter

Luton and Dunstable Hospital introduces patient/pet interaction sessions with Jaz the Red Setter

The Luton and Dunstable University Hospital (L&D) has welcomed its newest member of staff – Jaz the Red Setter. As part of its ongoing commitment to improve patient experience, the...

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L&D volunteers recognised by High Sheriff of Bedfordshire at annual awards ceremony

L&D volunteers recognised by High Sheriff of Bedfordshire at annual awards ceremony Luton and Dunstable University Hospital’s (L&D) most valued volunteers were honoured at the L&D Volunteer Long Service awards...

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‘Service with a Smile’ – L&D volunteer wins Luton’s Best Award

29th November We are very proud that one of our amazing volunteers, Pearl Hinds, who has won a Luton’s Best Award, under the ‘Service with a Smile’ category. The Luton’s...

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TUI Group volunteers fly in to help spruce up garden at the L&D

July 2017 A team of volunteers from the travel group TUI, based in Luton, visited the L&D on Friday 7 July to help spruce up a garden area at the...

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New patient transport service in Leighton Buzzard

Monday 3 April, marked the launch of our new volunteer transport service for patients from Leighton Buzzard who might need help getting to the L&D for their appointments. The service,...

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A fantastic donation of Memory Books and Twiddlemuffs from 2nd Stopsley Guides

7 December 2016 A big thank you to the 2nd Stopsley Guides for donating some wonderful Memory Books and Twiddlemuffs for our patients with dementia. The idea of making these...

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