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Our history has been eventful - incorporating Vikings, workhouses, air raids, and the door to No. 10 Downing Street.

In this section, you can find out more about the events that shaped our two hospitals with features on our role during wartime and after the formation of the NHS.

 

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A big thank you to our Trust historian, Jane O'Kill, for sourcing the text and images. We also appreciate the support of Surrey History Centre.

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Time for tea

On Thursday 28th June Dr Emma Wilkinson, SAMS Consultant, and her team on our SAMS wards held a tea dance where they had dancing, music and food. It was inspired by the #endpjparalysis campaign encouraging patients to get up, get dressed and get moving in hospital.

 

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Celebrating the past, present and future of the NHS

On Tuesday 3rd July Ashford and St Peter's Hospitals staff and volunteers were joined by special guests to bury a time capsule as part of the celebrations for the 70th birthday of the NHS.

 

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High Sheriff Visits St Peter’s Hospital

On Tuesday 25th June the High Sheriff of Surrey, Mr Jim Glover, paid a special visit to St Peter's Hospital in Surrey to learn more about the Trust's partnership with Surrey County Council's Family Services; particularly the carpentry projects undertaken by young people referred to Surrey Family Services, to make items for the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) and stroke rehabilitation service.

 

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