Monthly Archives: May 2014

The In Memory of Quilt – What is the Plan?

This morning I awoke to an email in my inbox from a stranger. I had no idea who this person was, but something told me that I did know the name.  I proceeded to read the email and in part this … Continue reading

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Quilt Scribbles – Blue Moon

I talked a few weeks ago that Mum loved her garden. I noticed this morning that one of Mum’s rose trees had flowered. A pretty yellow colour. Somewhere in the collection of Mum’s plants is a Blue Moon Rose, which … Continue reading

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Medical Records – Part Two

In early April I became aware that some of the hospital records for Rowley Bristow Orthopaedic hospital had been deposited at the Surrey History Centre. I sent them an email and asked if they could advise the depth of the … Continue reading

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Medical Records – Part One

Today I went to our Doctor’s surgery to see Mum’s medical notes. According to the NHS Regulations when someone passes away the GP notes are returned to the Health Authority archive centre. By the time I had made the decision … Continue reading

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