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World Mental Health Day @ St Nicholas Hospital Oct 10th 11am-2pm
10 October 2019 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Celebrate World Mental Health Day and the 150th birthday of St Nicholas Hospital
on Thursday 10th October 2019 at the Jubilee Theatre, St Nicholas Hospital, 11am – 2pm
11.00: Welcome and introduction – Ken Jarrold, Chair, CBE
11.10: The play “Clear White Light”, set in St Nicholas Hospital, is on its second run at Live
Theatre, from 19 September – 12 October and features the songs of the late Alan Hull
of Lindisfarne – some of which were written when Alan was working as a nurse at the
hospital. We’re delighted that we will have with us Ray Laidlaw and Billy Mitchell, who play and sing
in “Clear White Light” and are formerly of Lindisfarne, plus play director Joe Douglas.
An hour of music, reminiscence, reflection on the issues – and the story of the play.
12 noon – 2pm : Information stalls, Chilli Studio – art sale, taster sessions including: chair yoga and
1.15 pm: The history of St Nicholas Hospital – Peter Nicol
2 pm : Choir