New equipment for LOROS

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Supporters of  Birstall BAGS, have helped to raise enough funds to purchase two new syringe pumps for local hospice, LOROS. The £2,600 donation from Birstall BAGS paid for the much-needed syringe drivers which are small pumps that enable the safe … Continued

Leicester Royal Infirmary receives new equipment

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Supporters of Birstall BAGS have helped raise enough funds to purchase three new hysteroscopes for the gynaecology outpatients clinic at Leicester Royal Infirmary. The £8,457.75 donation from Birstall BAGS paid for the much needed hysteroscopes which are used by medical … Continued

Bereavement group

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Birstall BAGs funds this support group which allows those who’ve been bereaved due to a life-limiting or terminal illness such as motor neurone disease, COPD, heart disease or cancer to share their experiences with others in a similar situation. The … Continued

Mayflower Group

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Birstall BAGs supports The Mayflower Group – a new group for 2017 led by Nicky Carling, complementary therapist and counsellor. During the sessions you will be able to learn coping strategies, share worries and concerns with others in a similar … Continued

Time Out Support Sessions

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Birstall BAGS funds the Birstall Time Out Support Group held at the Wanlip Church and Community Centre, on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month. A range of treatments and complementary therapies are offered at no cost for anybody … Continued

Refurbished rooms for the Urology Department

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£12,000 towards room refurbishment in the Urology Department at Leicester General Hospital, to provide a relaxing and welcoming environment for patients and their families/friends. Read the full press release and watch this video of staff from the hospital talk about the difference … Continued

Refurbishment of The Retreat at Glenfield

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We have funded the refurbishment of The Retreat, a comfortable well-equipped room on the Breast Care Ward at Glenfield Hospital. The Retreat initiative has been so successful similar projects are being established throughout the University Hospitals of Leicester.