February 2016 Newsletter

Visit of High Sheriff of East Sussex, Mrs Juliet Smith On 18th January 2016, The High Sheriff of East Sussex, Mrs Juliet Smith, visited the Friends of Crowborough Hospital who hosted her in the day centre. The aim of the visit was to show the High Sheriff the beneficial impact achieved by the enormous cohort […]

November 2015 Newsletter

  Hospital fete profits exceed £13,000 This year’s fete was a great success. The weather, although still not sunny and dry as hoped, was a great improvement on that of 2014 and the population of Crow- borough turned out in their hundreds to support their local hospital. Along with many old favourite stalls, there were […]

HOSC findings on Crowborough Birthing Centre

The Health Oversight & Scrutiny Committee has published its final report and recommendations that it will submit to the CCGs. The full report is available on the HOSC website, but as it is a very large report (covering more than just this one topic) we have extracted the relevant findings which are reproduced below. The original HOSC website […]

Reshaping Maternity in the High Weald

The Friends have made a submission to The High Weald Lewes Havens Clinical Commissioning Group in respect of the provision of maternity services at Crowborough Hospital. This is our formal response to the Clinical Commissioning Group’s ‘Better Beginnings’ consultation document. RESPONDING TO THIS SUBMISSION & SUPPORTING THIS PROPOSAL  If you wish to respond to this document, […]

February 2014 Newsletter

The Future of Maternity and Paediatric Services in East Sussex. A consultation by the three Clinical Commissioning Groups in East Sussex about maternity and paediatric services across the county has just started, entitled “Better Beginnings”. Members of the public are encouraged to comment, to give their views and to decide between 4 options which they […]