Donation of Toys to Mid Cheshire Hospitals Charity brings Festive Joy to Young Patients

Santa arrived early at Leighton Hospital in the form of Pop Nightingale.  Pop Nightingale is a toy community initiative created to give back to those in need. They receive charitable donations of pop vinyl, toys and other child friendly gifts and donating across the UK.

Paul Dwerryhouse from Pop Nightingale and Carole Salmon, Community Fundraiser Mid Cheshire Hospitals Charity

The Pop Nightingale toy donation charity was set up in 2020 primarily operating within the Toy Collecting communities on Facebook. Since its launch the initiative has donated nearly 6000 toys, primarily Pop Vinyl toys to Hospitals, Hospices and Family charities around the country. They can be found on Facebook.

Pop Nightingale Founder, Paul Dwerryhouse  said: β€˜I am delighted to be able to make a donation of 200 toys to Leighton Hospital on behalf of Pop Nightingale and hope that they go some way to raise spirits and bring joy to children at a time of need β€˜

Carole Salmon, MCH Community Fundraiser said: β€˜A massive thankyou to Paul and everyone involved in donating this fantastic selection of Pop toys. They have been distributed to areas supporting our younger patients and I know they will create lots of smiles over Christmas’

Mid Cheshire Hospitals charity are keen to support more local fundraisers and businesses with their fundraising. Whatever you choose to do, they can support you through your fundraising journey and can offer lots of resources and support to help make whatever you do a huge success. For more information contact Carole Salmon, Community Fundraiser on 01270 273248 or carole.salmon@mcht.nhs.uk.