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    Weʼve raised £1,310 to Ward 18 (ICU) Royal Victoria Infirmary Hospital Newcastle in thanks for the care given to our beautiful Connor McDade

    Funded on Wednesday, 5th September 2018

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    The objective is to raise money to donate to the ICU at The Royal Victoria Infirmary Newcastle. This is to enable them to provide to other families the care and support they gave to our son Connor following his accident on 14th April 2018 to his death on 23rd April 2018.

    Connor was 21 years old, and a bricklayer by trade. Connor was a popular, happy lad who helped others whichever way he could. He loved his family and he loved his friends and enjoyed good times throughout his life. His motto was "life's too short for matching socks." How right he was.

    Having represented NHS staff throughout my 40 year career as a trade union official it has always been my opinion than NHS staff are amongst the finest people on the planet. The staff within the ICU at the RVI served to increase my already high opinion of NHS staff. Their care, skill, dedication and compassion was the best I have ever seen. Our son, Connor, could not have had better care or have more compassionate staff look after him. Others deserve the same level of care and we hope to raise funds to enable this to continue.



    • John McDade2 years ago
      John McDade

      John McDade

      2 years ago

      A sincere heartfelt thank you to all who supported and donated to this fundraising for the RVI word 18 in my memory Connor McDade. There are 3 other donations which do not show on the page they are, 1 Mark Dougan £170 highest bid for the painting. 2 Angela & Claire Rodgers £70 3 The 9 Anchors pub in Seaton Carew £100. The total raised is £1650. Just giving deduct 5% but I will reinstate that so that ward 18 at the RVI will receive £1650. John McDade Once again our sincere thanks to you all.

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    • Shirley Bell

      Shirley Bell

      Jun 6, 2018

      Condolences from all at Wearside Health Branch.


    • Lynne Nelson

      Lynne Nelson

      May 22, 2018

      #oddsocksforconnor. Connor was the smallest baby I have ever cradled. Thinking of Connor and his life. Also my condolences to his dad, and all his family. My thoughts are with you all.


    • John McDade

      John McDade

      May 17, 2018

      £660 WAS collected at Connors service on Tuesday 15 am at 2018 at The Crematorium Stranton Cemetery Hartlepool. Gill and I have rounded it up to £700 Our sincerest thanks to all who donated.


    • Lucy Gould

      Lucy Gould

      May 16, 2018

      Life won't be the same without you, forever in my heart x


    • Sophie Wainwright

      Sophie Wainwright

      May 15, 2018


    • Zoe Waddingham

      Zoe Waddingham

      May 15, 2018

      You are all in our thoughts and prayers,with all our love,Zoe and Pete xx


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      May 14, 2018


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