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A great Easter Thanks to Specsavers Sutton in Ashfield

Posted by Patchesgroup on June 26, 2014 at 9:20 AM

Specsavers donating Easter Eggs to local charities

Specsavers Sutton in Ashfield are donating Easter eggs to two local charities this Easter.

The Sutton in Ashfield team will each be donating an Easter egg, while the store will be collecting Easter eggs from customers who would like to support the initiative.

The store will be accepting Easter eggs up until Sunday 13th April, before they are donated to Patches, a charity supporting parents o...

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Evening of spirit fundraiser

Posted by Patchesgroup on June 26, 2014 at 9:15 AM

hey folks !

Posted by Patchesgroup on June 26, 2014 at 9:00 AM

We have been so busy we havent had chance to update you on lots of stuff going on :D

Good news is we have more admin so we can keep you up to date with all that we do x

speak soon The Patches Team x

Launch of the Sheffield group

Posted by Patchesgroup on May 13, 2013 at 5:30 AM


Parents’ delight at new support group for Sheffield

Sheffield's first support group for parents whose children have heart problems is being launched. The group is part of national charity Patches and will be based at Shiregreen Community Centre in Sicey Avenue. Our picture shows Emma Turner with daughter Lacie-Mia, aged nine months.


Published on the 10 April

2013 ...

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PATCHES In the papers

Posted by Patchesgroup on March 11, 2013 at 11:10 AM

Patches Heart Group offers support at a time of need


Pictured is the Congenital Heart Disease support group Patches, at Summer House Children's Centre. Pictured back row centre is founder Maria Linfield.

By Helen Beighton

Published on Wednesday 27 February 201...

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So much news so little time

Posted by Patchesgroup on September 11, 2012 at 5:55 AM

:)Hiya folks we will be updating you shortly on whats been happening but lots of good news to come x

PATCHES Summer Fayre

Posted by Patchesgroup on July 28, 2012 at 2:55 PM

Why not pop and see us at our summer fayre if your in the area :-) 50p entry fee

Heart meet up at Hyde Park 16th August

Posted by Patchesgroup on July 28, 2012 at 2:50 PM

Us from PATCHES along with many heart families from around the uk will be meeting up at Hyde Park in London on the 16th August,we are looking forward to meeting many lovely heart families x

Hope to see you there !!!!

PATCHES -At Wheelgate Adventure Park

Posted by Patchesgroup on July 28, 2012 at 2:40 PM

On the 9th of August we will be taking some of our families to wheelgate Adventure park , we hope the day will be a success and enable the whole familiy including siblings to have fun and forget for a short while the worries that chd brings to our our families .

Jurys Inn abseil 7th july 2012

Posted by Patchesgroup on July 8, 2012 at 11:55 AM

We all had an amazing day ,more photos to come and announce the total we raised ;-)