Welcome to-aturnofthekey-Memories of the old St.Georges and Coton Hill Hospitals-Stafford
A shared record of the Life and Times of these once-proud, old Hospitals. 25/02/2012
This Web – Site is Open To All who may have been involved with Providing and/or Accessing throughout the years, any of the facilities of
these two Old, Local Hospitals. This includes All grades of Ex-Staff, Volunteers, Ex-Patients and their Relatives. There also appears to be a
number of People from the Stafford Area and beyond, Young and Old, who have an interest in what these Old Places were really all about.
I hope this Site and it’s Contents are put together in as Sensitive a way as is possible – Please feel free to tell me if you think otherwise.
Many sincere thanks to all who have helped me with encouragement, advice, and their trust in me to share all of their donations of images, reminiscences, anecdotes, stories etc., towards this Collection of Memories, for everyone to see – I could not have done it without them.
It’s continued development depends – Very Much on You – through your Donations of Images, Suggestions, Comments, Anecdotes etc.
All of these add extra layers to the varied and vibrant record of these, our, old hospitals – So Please, Keep them Coming.
Explore the Site – Participate – Reminisce – Share Those Memories – Tell Others About It – Brian Simms.
I hope you Enjoy the Site, But – If You Notice Anything Untoward – Please use “Contact” Page to let me know
Some Recent Photos – Identified – Temporarily by Red – Frames – Across the Site
Hover over Photos for Donor ID, Info., etc. – Left Click to Enlarge
Uploaded – See ” ” page
Copyright © to all Images is acknowledged as being retained by the Donor unless otherwise stated
If You have any Photos relevant to the Site – Please “Contact” Me
Some of your Anecdotes
“Washing up Quietly“- Memories of my early start”- As a Cadet Nurse by – Ian Ward. .
“Taking a break” for Milk Shakes and Biscuits – by Martin Garvey . .
See “Anecdotes” Page for More of these – and – Please Send me Your Stories to Share
List of Current Donors
Peter Anthony – Anne Appleby – John Aris – Sue Astle-Kath Cox – Trisha Hayward – Tony Lakin
Chris Peet – Beryl Sandy – Roy Shirley – Bill Sim – Brian Simms – Ian Ward – Jeanette Watson
Kevin McConville – Phillip Warelow – Eddy Hood – Mary Balahura – Geoff Dewsbury
Margaret Dooley – Mark Melvin – The Staffordshire Newsletter – An Anonymous Donor
Dave Plant – David Johnson – Philip Locke