News Archive

Health Hub Support Officer Post

An exciting opportunity to join the team at Friends of Moorfields! Salary: ¬£27kpa + pension contributions. Hours:¬† 35 hours per week tbc, but will include some evening and Saturday working. Friends   more

Volunteer Support Officer Post

An exciting opportunity to join the team at Friends of Moorfields supporting over 200 volunteers. Salary: ¬£25kpa + 10% pension contributions. Hours:¬† 35 hours per week tbc, but will include some eve  more

Peacock Newsletter: May 2017

‘Peacock’ is our quarterly newsletter giving information about Friends of Moorfields and the work we do. In this issue: ‘Ophthalmology Engage’ Programme David Probert’s f  more

Open Senses Festival at Moorfields Sat 20th May 2017

A weekend festival of art exhibitions, live events and performances, sensory journeys and walks, open studios and labs, and a ground-breaking symposium. 19TH – 21ST MAY 2017 http://opensenses.sq  more

Peacock Newsletter: August 2016

2016.08.FINAL’Peacock’ is our quarterly newsletter giving information about Friends of Moorfields and the work we do. In this issue: California Widefield Camera Moorfields NHS Trust AGM Wo  more

Optos ‘California’ Widefield Camera – Thank You!

With your support we raised ¬£25,505 towards the Widefield Camera for Moorfields Oncology and Retina depts. As this was needed urgently the trustees decided to purchase the camera in full, taking the   more

Chat with Friends Longest Serving Volunteer

Friends longest serving volunteer, Ann Tourle had a coffee and catch up with Volunteer Service Manager Natalia Tomashpolskaya to talk about here 20+ years as a Friends volunteer, and her recent day ou  more

Counsellor for Children Appointed

We are very excited to announce that the specialist paediatric counsellor that you helped us raise ¬£32,000 to support has been appointed and will start working at Moorfields in September.¬†She will b  more

Brigid Marlin Exhibits Art at Moorfields

Brigid Marlin, (pictured here with¬†Friends’ Executive Manager Angela) ¬†is an artist whose sight was restored by Moorfields, following cataract surgery¬†by Consultant Ophthalmologist Brian Litt  more

Peacock Newsletter: May 2016

‘Peacock’ is our quarterly newsletter giving information about Friends of Moorfields and the work we do. In this issue: Welcome to David Probert Volunteer Basil Bramble’s personal jo  more

David Probert

A warm welcome from The Friends to Moorfields new Chief Executive – David Probert ¬†David Probert took up his new role as Moorfields’ Chief Executive on 18 April 2016, and we are all very   more

Friends at Home and Away!

This summer the Friends’ Shop has lovely hessian and canvas bags for the perfect beach accessory.¬†We’re asking¬†everyone to spread the word about Moorfields by taking their bags around th  more

Peacock Newsletter: February 2016

‘Peacock’ is our quarterly newsletter giving information about Friends of Moorfields and the work we do. In this issue: New¬†Experiences and¬†The Importance of Eye Donations Art and Music   more

Art and Music at Moorfields

Art and Music at Moorfields ¬† A history of ophthalmology through time: an exhibition by Noori Husain Noori Hussain, a medical student at St George‚Äôs University of London, unveiled her artwork on 13  more

Medical Director Declan Flanagan Thanks Friends at AGM

Moorfields Medical Director Declan Flanagan spoke at our AGM recently, and explained how the Friends¬†contribution supported the work of Moorfields. He outlined the Trusts strategic plan for¬†the next  more