Useful Contacts

To contact our support team at the hospital please use one of the following:

Finance and Membership
Call Leonne for finance or membership
01258 450095
Medical Transport Assistance
Call Lisa for information on transport to and from medical appointments
01258 450095
Charity Shops
Call Becca with enquiries
01258 451456
General Enquiries
You can contact us via email at dhc.friends.blandford@nhs.net or on 01258 450095

Contact Us

Name Role Responsibilities Contact
Leonne Hughes Charity Team Manager Finance, Membership and General Administration 01258 450095
Lisa Deverell Community Services Manager Community Volunteering, Transport and Social Trips 01258 450095
Becca Norris  Shop Manager  Charity shops – Blandford and Sturminster Newton  01258 451456
Lucy Collin Charity Admin Support Community Transport, Shops and Administration Support 01258 450095

 

 

 

Council

The Charity’s Trustee Council is responsible for ensuring that the Charity has in place legally compliant processes and procedures and ensuring via the Management Board that these are being correctly implemented by its executive officers and employees.

The Charity’s Patron is The Viscount Portman. 

The team comprises

Steve Cole

William McLaughlin

Koli Pluck

Peter Richell

Linda Prior

Mike Wood

Steve Hayward

Yvonne Thorne

Colin Marjoram

Alison Brown

Trevor Bridle

They can be individually contacted by post at:

Friends of Blandford Charity Office
Blandford Community Hospital
Milldown Road
Blandford Forum
DT11 7DD

or by EMAIL on dhc.friends.blandford@nhs.net 

Management Board

Many of the council members are also members of the Charity’s Management Board. The Board is responsible for the day to day executive management of the charity and its projects.

They can also be contacted by post at the address above or by email on dhc.friends.blandford@nhs.net 

The team comprises

Mac McLaughlin – President/Project Manager/Acting Chair of Finance & Projects
Steve Cole – Chairman
Koli Pluck – Treasurer
Peter Richell – Deputy Chairman/Chair of Community Services 
Mike Wood – Chair of Fundraising
Linda Prior – Chair of Shops Support Group