Programme confirmed for NDDH charity family fun day!

The NHS is turning 70 this year, and to celebrate and raise money for the hospital charity Over and Above,we are holding a family fun day at North Devon District Hospital. The event will take place on Sunday 1 July 2018 from 10am-4pm.

We are delighted to announce our confirmed programme! View it here.

There will be lots to see, do and eat, including:

Come and see!

  • Representatives from the emergency services – ambulance, fire engine, police
  • Archie the bee from RGB
  • Devon Freewheelers – blood bikes
  • Devon Voluntary Rescue
  • Disneypops Delights
  • Driving Miss Daisy
  • Fracture clinic team
  • Forest school activities
  • History stand
  • Honey’s Bravery Bags
  • Hospital chaplaincy
  • Knitted and crochet bits
  • League of Friends – Barnstaple
  • Music and dancing – stage
  • Neal’s Yard Remedies
  • NHS Retirement Fellowship
  • Over and Above
  • Pauline’s Bags and Bits
  • Primary schools poster competition
  • See Hear Centre
  • Staff Awards
  • Usborne books

Things to do!

  • Bouncy castle
  • Face painting
  • Fairground rides
  • Hospital tours
  • Keypitts quad bikes
  • Lucky dip
  • Raffle
  • Stocks
  • Tombola
  • Time capsule

Food and drink!

  • Monty’s Caribbean Kitchen
  • Jalapeno Peppers
  • Burgers and sausages
  • Devon Caterers – Chinese and Indian food
  • Grand Barista coffee and tea
  • Cake stand
  • Sweets
  • Ice cream

We will also have a stage, with lots of music and dancing, and hospital tours – the timings for these are below.

TimeStageTours – depart from Over and Above stand
10.00Brockabilly – echoes of ElvisTarka Radio
10.15Brockabilly – echoes of ElvisTeddy bear tour
10.30Brockabilly – echoes of ElvisBehind the scenes, pathology labs
10.45Brockabilly – echoes of ElvisTeddy bear tour
11.00NDHT Hospital ChoirTarka Radio
11.15NDHT Hospital ChoirTeddy bear tour
11.30Megan ScoinsBehind the scenes, pathology labs
11.45Megan ScoinsTeddy bear tour
12.00Tarka RadioTarka Radio
12.15Official opening – hospital volunteer Roger Pullen BEM and the first female radiologist nurse at North Devon Infirmary Trudi BrownTeddy bear tour
12.30Sam DowdenBehind the scenes, pathology labs
12.45Sam DowdenTeddy bear tour
13.00Sam DowdenTarka Radio
13.15Sam DowdenTeddy bear tour
13.30Staff Awards ceremonyBehind the scenes, pathology labs
13.45Staff Awards ceremonyTeddy bear tour
14.00Stagecoach Performing Arts BarnstapleTarka Radio
14.15Stagecoach Performing Arts BarnstapleTeddy bear tour
14.30Tarka RadioBehind the scenes, pathology labs
14.45Tarka RadioTeddy bear tour
15.00DyNaMix and Rhythm of Life choirsTarka Radio
15.15DyNaMix and Rhythm of Life choirsTeddy bear tour
15.30DyNaMix and Rhythm of Life choirs
15.45DyNaMix and Rhythm of Life choirs

We hope to see you there!