Money we have raised

Agreed Funding Projects

THE following amounts are Agreed Funding Projects for various departments in Leighton Hospital from funds raised by the League of Friends in the 12 months from April 1, 2015 to March 31, 2016. We are grateful to anyone who helped us to raise the money.    

Toshiba laptop with Microsoft software licence

Cardiac Rehabilitation


Four 24-inch Bush LED televisions

and four tilt wall brackets

Ward 21B


Capillary blood gas machine (to which the ward contributed)

Ward 7


Three Baroque chairs

Ward 9


Parent chair beds

Child and Adolescent Unit


Four Rymo weighted chairs; weighted coffee table; 12 melamine plates; 12 melamine mugs

Accident and Emergency Department


Olympus scope guide

Endoscopy Unit - 5th Endoscopy Room


20 visitors' chairs and five Perry high-back

patient chairs

Ward 18


Medfusion pump

Medical Imaging


Clearway cough assister

Ward 5 (Emergency Care)


Donation towards final phase of Therapy Garden

Therapies Department


Seating for relatives' room and staff room

Medical Assessment Unit


Two tympanic thermometers plus

two vital signs monitors

Ward 12


Otometrics oscilla - portable diagnostic

Medfusion pump



Six Willbeck dining chairs

Elmhurst Intermediate Care Centre, Winford


Storage units for Resuscitation Unit

Accident and Emergency Department


Two sensor sets and bleep

Ward 15


One row of three chairs with table; two rows of four chairs (without table); and Bariatric chair

Cardio-Respiratory Unit


Key pieces of equipment to provide a safer, cleaner environment

Physiotherapy Department


Key pieces of equipment to provide a safer environment for Amputee Rehabilitation Service

Physiotherapy Department


Eight Dalton high-backed armchairs

Ward 10


One sofa and two chairs for Relatives' Room; two coffee tables and six chairs for the Day Room; 20 Visitors' chairs

Surgical Admissions unit


Three daily newspapers for patients' use; three weekly magazines for patients' use

Acute Care unit


Urology folders Michael Heal Unit 5,262.00
Three all-round trolleys. Eye Care Centre 517.14.
Chairs for waiting area. Eye Care Centre 2,500
Two leather effect sofa beds, plus 6.95 delivery Ward 6 406.93
Donation towards rehabilitation of garden area (which cost 6,000). Urology Outpatients 1,000.00
Funding of 12 entertainment sessions for children from The POD Charitable Trust. *See footnote Child and Adolescent Unit 600.00

Distraction equipment for Peadiatric Bay: 1 Solar 100 LED projector; one wheel rotator; 1 safari effect wheel; 1 tropical fish wheel; and one fluffy animal wheel

Accident and Emergency Department 450.00
One M-93 Leighton resuscitation trolley Ward 10 1,255.20
Two blood pressure monitors Ward 13 1,864.50
Daily provision of newspapers for patients' use Treatment Centre and Discharge Lounge 660.71

Total:    66,633.10

* Footnote: POD is a charity that provides 12 sessions of entertainment for 600 a year.  This is provided monthly for the Child and Adolescent Unit, giving sessions that the children love. Visit for more details.


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