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Tuesday, 19 September 2017

Couple from Carshalton launch campaigning drive for St Helier and Epsom hospitals




A couple from Carshalton whose baby was born at just 23 weeks, have launched a fundraising campaign in her memory.

Hollie Perry and her partner Scott are aiming to raise £20,000 for the maternity unit at St Helier hospital where their daughter was born.

Hope was delivered at 23 weeks after tests detected she had a rare condition called Triploidy Syndrome.



It meant her heart, spine and stomach were not developing, and she wouldn’t survive outside of the womb.

The decision was taken to deliver her early.

The pair are hoping the money can be used to completely revamp the unit, including sound proofing the walls and installing softer lighting.

To find out more about their fundraising campaign, click here
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