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Golfers help restore vision for local patients

Dave Grolimund, 2017 men’s captain at Weston Turville Golf Club, visited the Opthalmology department at Stoke Mandeville Hospital to present £1,670.91 for our Eye See Appeal. Dave met with Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, Mr Larry Benjamin, and visited the operating theatres to see some of the equipment we have already purchased. The fundraising done by Dave […]

Christmas Gift Wrappers Needed

This year Scannappel have managed to secure its first ever Christmas Gift Wrapping Service space at The Eden Shopping Centre in High Wycombe (Full Details Below). We are looking for volunteers who can wrap and would like to get involved at this festive fun event. If you are interested please contact info.scannappeal@buckshealthcare.nhs.uk or call 01494 […]

Quiz Night A Huge Success

Another sell out event saw 20 tables of intrepid Quizzers raise over £2200 for Scannappeal’s Eye See Appeal at the second of our twice yearly Scannappeal Quiz Nights at Hazlemere Golf Club on Friday 10 November. Ashes to Ashes won the coveted Scanna trophy with 86.5 points,  The ‘Centurians’ were the runners up with 85 […]

Win 2 Tickets To An Audience With Tom Kerridge

Scannappeal Competition Time! Win two tickets to our upcoming event, An Audience with Tom Kerridge. The evening consists of an intimate interview with our Patron Tom Kerridge followed by a chance for the audience to ask their burning questions and gain top tips. All you have to do is visit our Facebook page Post:- https://www.facebook.com/Scannappeal/photos/a.138151619596669.36285.127441490667682/1469835239761627/?type=3&theater […]

Urology 30 Challenge

  As Scannappeal marks it 30th Anniversary, the  ‘The Urology Team’ are planning to undertake a 30 mile sponsored walk along the Ridgeway Path on the 1st October. The aim being to encourage donations to support the current Scannappeal Urology Appeal. The Cancer Fighting Fund is aiming raise £130,000 for a  revolutionary 3D laparoscopic (keyhole surgery) system […]

Thank You To The High Wycombe Mayor 2016/17

Representatives from Scannappeal and Wycombe Homeless Connection recently attended a cheque presentation at the District Council Offices with the 2016/17 Wycombe Mayor, Zia Ahmed.  Both charities kindly received a cheque for over £8,500 each from the money raised during Zia Ahmed’s year as High Wycombe Mayor. During the year the Mayor and his incredible committee […]

Patrons Thank You To Long Standing Donors

Some of Scannappeal’s longstanding supporters were entertained at Pipers, near Great Missenden, at a private event last week hosted by William Baxter CBE, Chairman of Scannappeal.  Guests were able to look around the house and gardens and heard a talk about its history.  Sir Henry Aubrey Fletcher, who is a Patron of Scannappeal, explained the […]

Volunteer’s Week Meet Marion

It’s Volunteers Week meet Marion one of our marvelous volunteers. 1) How long have you volunteered for Scannappeal? 15 Years 2) Why did you first get involved with Scannappeal? I have volunteered most of my life and when I heard of Scannappeal I was delighted to find that it was supporting hospitals as both my […]

Volunteer’s Week Meet James

It’s Volunteers Week meet James one of our terrific volunteers. 1) How long have you volunteered for Scannappeal? Between 20 and 30 years years. 2) Why did you first get involved with Scannappeal? I worked at Verco Office Furniture (Sands) Director, Vere asked me if I would help (volunteer) so I joined happily. 3) Tell […]

Volunteers Week Meet Stephanie

It’s Volunteers Week meet Stephanie one of our superb volunteers. 1) How long have you volunteered for Scannappeal? I started in 2011 but was on staff from 2013 – 2015. 2) Why did you first get involved with Scannappeal? My mother had been volunteering for a number of years and made me aware that Scannappeal […]