Major Appeals

The Bedford Hospitals Charity was founded in 1988. Since then, it has raised more than £9 million for large and small projects at the hospital. The major appeals are listed below.

 

  • 1988 Student Nurses’ Home Appeal - £440,000
  • 1991 MRI Scanner and Ultrasound - £651,000
  • 1993 First Primrose Appeal to refurbish a portakabin for a Cancer Treatment Centre - £180,000
  • 1994 Cygnet Appeal for a Maternity and Paediatrics Wing - £164,000
  • 1996 Cardiology, ENT, Acute Pain service, Maxillofacial Surgery, Theatres and A&E - £190,000
  • 2000 Primrose Oncology Unit - £2,350,000
  • 2005 Care of the Elderly/Victoria Ward - £92,000
  • 2006 Chemo Preparation Appeal - £335,000
  • 2006 Radiotherapy Patient Transport - £50,000
  • 2007 DEXA Scanner - £78,000
  • 2007 Cancer Screening Appeal - £400,000
  • 2009 Duckling Appeal for Cygnet Wing - £200,000
  • 2011 Gamma Plus Appeal - £600,000
  • 2014 Challenge Cancer Appeal - £750,000
  • 2017 Primrose Car Appeal - £50,000