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Get clued up for the scanner

Get clued up for the scanner

A charity quiz night is being held at Northallerton Bowling Club, South Parade, Northallerton on Friday 11 April for the Friarage MRI scanner appeal.

Raffle winners delight

Raffle winners delight

Thank you to everyone who supported the Friarage MRi scanner appeal by buying a raffle ticket.  A fantastic £780.66 was raised for the appeal.  All prize winner have been contacted and the lucky winners are: (read more)

Fishing for scanner

A charity fishing match at the Oaks lakes at Sessay in North Yorkshire – home to lakes for both match and pleasure fishing – raised £250 for the Friarage MRI scanner appeal. A big thank (read more)

Scanner appeal chosen by you

Scanner appeal chosen by you

Asda  in Northallerton generously donated £103.18 to the MRI scanner appeal from their  ‘chosen by you given by us’ token charity scheme. The MRI Scanner was one of their selected charities receiving the most tokens, (read more)

Give a collection tin a home

Give a collection tin a home

Want to join the growing number of people helping the Friarage MRI scanner appeal with a collection tin in their shop, premises or workplace? Contact the appeals office at the Friarage Hospital on 01609 764936. A (read more)

Teeing off for the scanner

Teeing off for the scanner

Dinsdale Spa Golf Club ladies section has chosen the Friarage MRI scanner appeal as their charity of the year.  The enthusiastic ladies section  are busy planning their fundraising activities and further details will be on (read more)

It’s a raffle for the scanner

It’s a raffle for the scanner

A christmas raffle aimed at boosting the Friarage Hospital MRI scanner fundraising campaign is now open for entries. There are plenty of reasons to take part in the raffle that brings more smiles this Christmas (read more)

Skipton’s the first

Skipton’s the first

Skipton Building Society are the first business to support the scanner appeal and they are committed to fundraising for a new MRI scanner for the Friarage. Staff from the  Northallerton branch  have kick started their (read more)

On your bike

On your bike

Staff nurse, Elizabeth Gledhill, from James Cook’s radiology department and occasionally Friarage radiology department, completed an 193 mile Edinburgh to Northallerton bike ride, raising £312. She was inspired by the enthusiasm of Judith Masterman and the Friarage x-ray reception staff to take on the challenging ride.

All rounder success

All rounder success

Tracy Walker from the Friarage’s radiology department held a rounders event and fun day in her partner, Andy Waddington’s garden – Poplar Garth, Great Fencote on a beautiful sunny day, raising a fantastic £800. Seventy people attended enjoying pork, apple and stuffing, cream teas and homemade cupcakes after the energetic game.

Love to dance

Love to dance

The launch of the Strictly fit steps party at Northallerton Forum as part of a Rosemary Conley class raised £220. 46 ladies were put through their paces enjoying the jive, waltz, quickstep and cha cha cha, keeping fit and helping a good cause at the Fitsteps Rosemary Conley launchsame time.

Fundraising is walk in the park for nursery children

Fundraising is walk in the park for nursery children

Fundraising was a walk in the park for children from Emmy Jayne’s Nursery School in Northallerton.

Forty youngsters of all ages from the nursery’s little stars, Harrys, squirrels, little acorns and oaks put their best feet forward raising £425 for the magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scanner appeal at the Friarage Hospital.

They walked from the nursery on Valley Road to Northallerton’s Applegarth Park and back – around a mile and a half – accompanied by their families and nursery staff .

A fun day was had by all and the toddlers enjoyed the fresh air, excitement and helped a good cause at the same time. They also remembered a special little boy who attended the nursery during the walk.