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Walk for Wards 2017

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Uncle Tom's Cabin

Shoebury Common Road

Shoeburyness

Southend-on-Sea

SS3 9HG

United Kingdom

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Walk for a ward that is close to your heart.

Kindly sponsored by Radio Essex & Adventure Island.

7km Seafront Stroll

This event is FREE to enter.

The minimum sponsorship requirement is £20.00 - for a ward/department/appeal of choice

Your support
Each ward at Southend University Hospital has its own charity fund which it uses to enhance patient care. Walk for Wards aims to give you a great day out and help support a ward or department close to your heart by raising some sponsorship in return.

The walk
This year's route takes place along the seafront from Uncle Tom's Cabin to Chalkwell Shelter (7km) . Come along and enjoy a fun morning out for all ages and abilities.

Requirement
The event is free to enter. All we ask is that you raise a minimum of £20 in sponsorship for Southend Hospital Charity.

Medals and prizes
All participants will receive a medal at the end of their walk. We will also be holding a fancy dress competition on the day and prizes will be given to the adult and child who raise the most sponsorship.

Pictures and filming
Pictures and filming taken during the event may be used by Southend Hospital Charity to publicise this event and the work the charity does in the future.

Liability
The sponsors, organisers, and promoters of this event cannot be held liable for injury, loss or damage resulting from taking part, nor can they accept liability for changes to the walk route for safety reasons beyond their control


Southend Hospital Charity

Registered Charity No. 1057266

Southend University Hospital cares for more than 380,000 patients each year. It’s the local hospital for the Southend area and beyond, providing a wide range of acute services and specialised cancer care. All donations, large or small, are gratefully received and help to pay for those extras which can make a big difference to a patients stay in hospital.

Since the hospital was founded in 1932, staff and patients have benefited enormously from the kindness, generosity and compassion of the local community. Southend Hospital Charity ensures that all funds raised are used to directly benefit our patients. You may choose to support a particular ward or department or the general purpose fund which helps the hospital community at large.




FAQs

Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?

01702 385337 or fundraising@southend.nhs.uk

Is there an age limit to enter the event?

No age restrictions, everyone welcome. Under 16s must be accompanied by an adult during the event.

Is parking available?

Parking at Uncle Toms Cabin is available, please remember that parking fees do apply on Sundays.

How can I return to the start line, when I finish?

We will be supplying a free shuttle service.

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Uncle Tom's Cabin

Shoebury Common Road

Shoeburyness

Southend-on-Sea

SS3 9HG

United Kingdom

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