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Cwmtawe 7’s Annual Golf Tournament

It was good to be out last night with some sort of normality and to attend the presentations after another successful Cwmtawe 7’s Golf Tournament at Pontardawe Golf Club. Julian Bracey works so hard every year to arrange this tournament, … Continue reading

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Ty Olwen specialist palliative care inpatient unit reopens

During Covid-19, issues including the depletion of medical and nurse staffing and lowered demand for bed occupancy necessitated in a temporary movement of Ty Olwen inpatients to acute units or for different levels of support at home. We are pleased to … Continue reading

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Covid 19 and Ty Olwen

Temporary suspension of patients admitted to Ty Olwen Swansea Bay University Health Board has had to make a lot of changes to its services so that it can continue to provide necessary care for its patients in the face of … Continue reading

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In Memory of Susan Jenkins

The Doctors and Nursing Staff were delighted to meet up with Ben Morgan when he recently visited Ty Olwen to present a cheque for £1,320, the proceeds of his fundraising in memory of Susan Jenkins. Ben said “I’d just like … Continue reading

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Keera and Alesha

Our prolific fundraiser Anna Gabrieli has shared with us the following inspiring message. Thank you to my youngest Team members, Keera and Alesha for coming to my rescue by taking over making up my rainbow crystal bracelets. What would I … Continue reading

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Gower Golf Club Seniors

Gower Golf Club Seniors Section has raised over £2,000 for the Ty Olwen Trust which supports the work of the hospice at Morriston Hospital and it’s Specialist Palliative Care Team. During his Captain’s year Rob Samuel chose the Trust as … Continue reading

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Carol Singing by the Pheonix

Nice to welcome Jeff Harrison, Chairman of the Pheonix Choir of Wales along with MD John Mills and secretary Jan Mills when they presented a cheque for £150 to two of our new staff nurses Naomi Rees and Bethan Short … Continue reading

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Alcohol Free December for Tommy

When Tommy Chinn decided to raise money for a charity we were so lucky that he chose Ty Olwen and he did so in memory of the wife of a good friend of his who we had the privilege of … Continue reading

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Christmas ‘Days’ Joy

Daysfleet, based at Garngoch, have today held a Christmas Jumper Day and Raffle and raised £1,300 for Ty Olwen. Thank you each and everyone for your continued and regular support. Paul Murray was delighted to join them this afternoon to … Continue reading

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Carol Singing 2019

      Thank you to the Salvation Army Band and the DVLA’s Tunes for Ty Olwen who joined with Staff, Volunteers and Trustees carol singing in the city centre this morning between 12 and 1 and raising £370 for … Continue reading

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