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Association of Optometrists ‘Charity of the Year’ Award shortlist

Friends Shortlisted for Association of Optometrists ‘Charity of the Year’ Award. Friends of Moorfields have been shortlisted for Association of Optometrists ‚ÄėCharity of the Year‚Äô Award  more

Optometry Student Volunteer

Optometry Student Brooke talks about volunteering at Moorfields. Brooke Hutchins has been a volunteer for Friends of Moorfields for the past year. She spends Wednesday afternoons helping with patient   more

We Climbed the 02 Dome!

We ‘Climbed the Dome’ on 19th August! On Sunday 19th August a group of 30¬†patients,¬†staff, Volunteers and Relatives are climbed the O2 Dome in support of Friends of Moorfields. Here are   more

Peacock Newsletter: July 2018

‘Peacock’ is our quarterly newsletter giving information about Friends of Moorfields and the work we do. In this issue: Volunteers Week: 1st – 7th June Student volunteer at Moorfield  more

Celebrating Volunteers

¬† Celebrating Volunteers at Moorfields. Volunteers make a significant contribution across the trust to patients, staff and the community spirit¬†at Moorfields.¬†The trust is¬†incredibly fortunate to   more

Bright Horizon’s Young Fundraisers!

Bright Horizon Nursery Chigwell raise ¬£664.89!. A big ‘Thank You!’ to the staff and parents at Bright Horizon’s Nursery in Chigwell who took part in a week of fundraising and awaren  more

Visually Impaired Photographer Exhibits at Moorfields

The Moorfields art committee‚Äôs latest exhibition showcases work by visually impaired photographer Mickel Smithen. Friends are delighted to fund the Art Programme at Moorfields, which includes rollin  more

Moorfields Stars!

Volunteers recognised for long service and contributions to Moorfields at ‘Moorfield’s Stars’. Friends are delighted that volunteers were recognised for the first time at Moorfields   more

Peacock Newsletter: March 2018

‘Peacock’ is our quarterly newsletter giving information about Friends of Moorfields and the work we do. In this issue: Goodbye and Bon Voyage to Susan Hoyal Volunteers at Moorfields Inter  more

A major milestone for the London Project to Cure Blindness

Successful trials of new treatment at Moorfields in fight against sight loss caused by AMD. Patients regain sight after being first to receive retinal tissue engineered from stem cells: Successful tri  more

Former Medical Director

Declan Flanagan was appointed Medical Director at Moorfields¬†in 2010, and since then the trust has practically doubled in size: in terms of numbers of patients seen, numbers of operations done; amoun  more

Cornea Disease and the Pentacam

Frank Larkin¬†came to Moorfields as a Senior Trainee in 1990 and has¬†worked here ever since.¬†He became a Consultant in 1997.¬†He is one of the¬†three consultants who deal with cornea problems in chi  more

Friends AGM – 16th Nov 2017

Friends of Moorfields AGM. Thank you to¬†everyone who came along to our recent AGM, especially to our speakers,¬†Nick Strouthidis, Service Director for Glaucoma; Steven Davies, Chief Finance Officer &  more

Children’s Theatre Recovery Area Refurbished

Paediatric theatre recovery area in RDCEC. Friends have paid for the refurbishment of the theatre recovery area at the Richard Desmond Children’s Eye Centre in memory of former Director Tony Wil  more

‘People’s Sight Matters’ Jo Moss talks about Moorfields strategy refresh

Jo Moss is the Director of Strategy and Business Development at Moorfields . “Our core belief is People’s Sight Matters’ We want to have an emphasis on why we all come to work, why w  more