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diary update                 Chairman’s


 In the last 12 months our top priority has been the safety and wellbeing of our
 members and those wonderful volunteers who keep Take Heart’s service for the
 Yorkshire Heart Centre operating.
 Included below is an update for information. If you have any questions please   Dear Members
 telephone 0113 392 2888 or preferably email
      I hope you have all enjoyed the summer!
 We continue to work hard to maintain a   MEETINGS   Due to the ongoing covid pandemic   technology now. Although we are
 printed copy of this newsletter for our   Commenced March 2021 on a ‘virtual   our annual sponsored walk in   not able to fund raise in the same
 members. The Take Heart office (normally   basis’ and we look forward to meeting in   Roundhay Park was not able to   ways as we have previously we are
 open on a Wednesday) in the Brotherton   person again soon.   go ahead as usual in September.   still seeing donations to the charity
 Wing of LGI remains closed and once
 anything changes we will let everyone   However, the Trustees were pleased   so thank you to our supporters.
 know via our website and newsletters.    VIRTUAL SPONSORED WALK  that we could have a virtual walk   This is much appreciated by our
 The Annual Sponsored Walk held in   instead with members doing their   patients and staff. We have included
 AFTERNOON TEA  September at Roundhay Park has been   own walks in support of the charity.   newsletter items from the staff to
 cancelled for this year, a virtual sponsored
 The monthly Afternoon Tea sessions in   walk has been held by members,   We missed seeing everyone as it   showcase some of the ways in which
 the Take Heart Seminar Room on F Floor   volunteers and families during the month   is such a lovely time for us to get   we are improving the patient and staff
 of Jubilee Wing, next to the Yorkshire   of September, with sponsorship going to   together to do the walk and have our   experience, I hope you enjoy reading
 Heart Centre wards, remain cancelled   the benefit of patients in the Yorkshire   stalls which are always very popular.   about these as much as I do!
 until further notice. Once anything   Heart Centre. An update will be included   However, we hope many of you still
 changes we will let everyone know via   in the December Newsletter.   managed to get together with friends   Please continue to take care and keep
 our website and newsletters.   and family to enjoy your own walks.   safe.
 CHRISTMAS CARDS 2021  I very much hope that next year we   Best Wishes
 ANNUAL TRIP   Orders have not been placed for   will be able to have a sponsored walk
 Reluctantly we have had to cancel   Christmas Cards for sale this year,   in the beautiful Roundhay Park and
 the Annual Day Trip for members and   however we have an existing stock    we can get together once again.
 volunteers (always a popular event) for   of cards, types of cards and availability
 this year.   can be acquired from email    The Trustees continue to meet   virtually on 'Teams' and after a few   Gina McGawley
 QUIZ NIGHT 2021  blips we are getting used to the   Chairman
 The Quiz Night scheduled for 11th   We will keep all members informed of any
 November 2021 has been postponed until   changes, please continue to stay safe.
 2022. The proposed new date is Friday   Trevor Thompson, Editor
 6th May 2022. Details to be confirmed in
 future newsletters.

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