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Swan Room Lighting

SWAN room furniture

Friends of QMC have funded some SWAN room furniture. The SWAN model of care represents gold-standard end of life care across the NUH hospitals. It focuses on providing extra attention and care for patients friends and family and such a very difficult time. SWAN rooms In order to provide friends and family with a comfortable,…
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Easing a distressing walk

The Friends of QMC are proud to support a project aimed at easing a distressing walk. The A floor corridor at the QMC which runs between the west block and the Medical school. It is used by many bereaved families that need to visit the mortuary viewing rooms. Such a walk to say farewell to…
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Shop Open


The Friends of Queen’s Medical Centre (QMC) is looking forward to reopening the doors to its shop on Derby Road in Lenton, after being closed for almost four months, as part of its phased reopening. In the last couple of weeks staff have been busy preparing the Derby Road shop to reopen by adjusting the…
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Painted Thank You Card

A handmade card of thanks

It is true to say, that sometimes we don’t fully understand that we are appreciated by more people than we think. The charity exists to help the patients, carers and staff of the QMC. It would seem, by the receipt of a handmade card of thanks, that our efforts help elsewhere. We have received a…
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Shopping during Coronavirus

Whilst we are being asked to stay home and the number of shops (including our own) close, we have an ask of you. Whilst Shopping during Coronavirus restrictions, please remember us. There can be no-one who does not recognise the fantastic work that the NHS is doing right now. QMC is very much on the…
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Art Gallery

Art Gallery Events

We’re pleased to be able provide you with a list of Art Gallery Events for February. The art gallery helps raise funds for the Friends of QMC charity. Not only does the gallery present the work of local artists which are available for sale, it also hosts stalls. The stalls have a great variety of…
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Easy Fund Raising

Buy anything online

Did you know that whenever you buy anything online – from your weekly shop to your annual holiday – you could be raising free donations for Friends of QMC with easyfundraising? There are over 4,000 shops and sites on board ready to make a donation – including eBay, Argos, John Lewis, ASOS, and M&S…
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News and Essentials Christmas Raffle

2 Raffles for a Christmas hamper

If you are in or around Beeston, why not drop into News & Essentials and enter their Christmas raffle for a chance to win a hamper of goodies. You can find them at – 57-59 Trafalgar Road, Beeston Rylands, NG9 1LE 4 Wollaton Road, Beeston, NG9 2NR Tickets are just £1 and all proceeds will…
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Pod Childrens entertainer

Entertaining Children In Hospital

The Friends of QMC is pleased to support the POD children’s entertainers. We provide funding which allows children entertainers to visit the Children’s hospital within the QMC on a regular basis. We know the visits are extremely popular and make a massive difference to the children staying in hospital and their parents. It was great…
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Amazon smile. Now on Android.

If you are an AmazonSmile customer, you can now support The League Of Friends Of Queen’S Medical Centre, Nottingham in the Amazon shopping app on your Android device! Simply follow these instructions to turn on AmazonSmile and start generating donations. If you have the latest version of the Amazon Shopping App, open the App on…
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