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St David’s Day

A land of rugged mountainsA land of finest slateThe sound of rushing riversGives us cause to celebrate.A land of ancient forestsGreen valleys, grazing sheepGives the people of St DavidA land they wish to keep.Follow the red dragon flagIn parades led by Welsh bandsRaise voices in the choirsTo salute this lovely landFor here in Wales, or […]

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Thank you to The Friends of Mildmay

For 30 years, the Friends of Mildmay – a separate charity – has stood with us and generously supported our UK hospital and our work in Africa.We received their final grant today as they are winding up their tireless fundraising efforts on our behalf.There is so much that we have been able to achieve thanks […]

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Our President, Lord Fowler stepping down as Lord Speaker

Our President, Lord Fowler has announced that he is stepping down from his role as the Lord Speaker in April 2021.The Lord Speaker is the presiding officer, chairman and highest authority in the House of Lords, analogous to the Speaker of the House of Commons.Lord Fowler has served in Parliament for over 50 years. As […]

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Download Our New Legacy Information Leaflet

Choosing to leave a gift to Mildmay in your Will is a great way to support us.But did you know that over two-thirds of people in the UK die without even making a Will?Yet income from legacies is one of the most important sources of funding for charities in the UK.Our legacy page provides all […]

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Top of our Wish List: A New ECG Machine

An ECG (electrocardiogram) is quite a simple test that can produce important diagnostics.It is used to check a patient’s heart rhythm and electrical activity. Sensors attached to the skin are used to detect the electrical signals produced by a person’s heart each time it beats. These signals are recorded by the ECG machine and are […]

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Eva Heymann – Another Mildmay Heroine

On hearing about the death of Eva Heymann, who died peacefully in the early hours of 12th February, in her 94th year, I remembered the time I had invited her back to Mildmay.What a gentle, unassuming but impressive woman! She spoke of Mildmay’s earlier days and her interaction with persons dying from AIDS, her ongoing […]

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The Second Week of Lent, 2021

We celebrated the first Sunday in Lent on February 21 and now we have moved into the second of the six weeks before Easter.The softness in the air, the touch of spring and the gentle sunshine warm our hearts after standing in a vast landscape of pandemic ashes.As we present ourselves before God during this […]

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Elective student placements at Mildmay

Occupational Therapy student Rebekah, studying at London South Bank University, finishes her placement at Mildmay today.Camilla, our Lead Occupational Therapist (left) says. “a successful learning experience on both sides. Especially delighted with its success given that it was arranged at the last minute when a placement fell through.”Sometimes the best experiences come unexpectedly! Elective placements […]

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Mildmay introduces a new way for our supporters to manage their Direct Debit donations

Saving time by managing your own regular gift to MildmayIf you donate to Mildmay by Direct Debit, you can now pause it, change the amount, take a payment holiday and update contact details yourself, thanks to our new Control My Payment service.You will need to register first with the email address that you set up […]

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Shrove Tuesday and Lent 2021

What is the history behind Shrove Tuesday?Shrove Tuesday, or Pancake Tuesday, is the traditional feast day before Lent begins, and is celebrated across the United Kingdom and parts of the commonwealth. This year it falls on 16 February during the third Lockdown in this country.Traditionally this was regarded as the day when pancakes were made […]

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