Annual General Meeting

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The next AGM is ONLINE on Thursday 18 February 2021
please contact us if you’d like to attend

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The 71st AGM of the FoEH was held on Thursday 21 November 2019  in the Lecture Theatre at the Eastbourne DGH.

Merit awards were presented by the Deputy Mayor, Mr Sammy Choudhury to:

Sandy Boyce-Sharpe for her work as a Trustee of the Charity
Di Etchells for 23 years voluntary service in the Friends Shop and her new role in the Radiotherapy Cafe
Martin Etchells for 17 years voluntary service in the Friends Shop and also now in the Radiotherapy Cafe
Jackie Hurwood for her support of the Friends Art Exhibition since it was started in 2006
Meg Munson for her 29 years of voluntary service in the Friends Shop
Joan Williams for volunteering at the Open Gardens and previous voluntary roles for many, many years

Mr Steve Garnett spoke about the success of the newly expanded Urology Investigation Suite at the Eastbourne DGH, which has provided a one stop clinic for urology cancers and other conditions. He thanked the Friends, our members and the local community for raising £500,000 to equip the unit and provide monitors for the Enhanced Care Unit.

Chairman, Dr Harry Walmsley, told the audience that the FoEH had been asked by the Trust to raise £500,000 to replace 50 monitors for the most critically ill patients in the hospital.

Click on the link to read the Chairman’s Annual Report 2019 and for the 2018-19 Statement of Financial Activities

The next AGM is online Thursday 18 February 2021.  Call 01323 438236 to book your place or email us on: esh‑tr.friendsdgh@nhs.net