The Friends of the Yeatman Hospital would like thank the following local groups that have supported our work to the benefit of all our patients. Each of these groups have used their time and talents in unique and innovative ways.

Do you belong to a group that could raise much needed funds for your local hospital? Please get in touch with the Friend’s Administrator on to discuss your ideas.

Art Sale

Local artist, Gill Tiddy, requested that the proceeds from the sale of her paintings and art materials should be donated to the Friends of the Yeatman Hospital. Local neighbours organised the sale in August and raised over £1000. Read more →

Sherborne Mask Makers

Several local seamstresses took the initiative and sewed thousands of facemasks to raise funds for the Friends of the Yeatman Hospital while encouraging the local community to protect themselves. Gail Felgate and Sarah Chilcott raised over £2900 with their doorstep sales of handsewn masks. Read more →

Opening of the Ada Kearvell Garden

The Ada Kearvell garden was officially opened on Friday 20 September in the afternoon. The Garden was opened by Susan Arrow, partner of the late Tim Edwards. Tim was a cider maker for Somerset Cider Brandy and a very keen supporter of Cricket. Read more →

Thank You, Bonny!

Bonny Sartin of the famous group The Yetties gave a concert at the Weavers Social Club in aid of the Friends of the Yeatman Hospital. £371 was raised by his loyal fans. Read more →

Glanvilles Wootton WI

Glanvilles Wooton WI invited Sir Oliver Letwin MP to speak on the 70th anniversary of the NHS and the 100th anniversary of the Right of Women to Vote. Read more →