Latest Fittleworth News

A Very Special Dog

When our Fittleworth Dispensing Relationship Manager Michelle Habgood attended a patient awareness day run by the Southampton Stoma Nurses, she assumed it would be a normal working day, she did not realise she was about to meet an amazing story teller and her highly trained, loyal, medical alert dog, Toby. Fittleworth had the traditional stand […]

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Tilly from London Wins Christmas Card Competition

The lucky winner of the 2017 Fittleworth Christmas Card competition is Tilly aged 7 from London. Tilly can be seen here being presented with a framed version of her card by our local Dispensing Relationship Manager Philip Marsh.   Tilly’s card will be dropping through our client’s letterboxes at the beginning of December. Our congratulations go to Tilly, and we hope that she […]

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Fittleworth play Dodgeball and raise £2,500 for MenCap

As part of the on-going ethos of Fittleworth to support local and national charities, we decided earlier in the year that one of the events we would choose to sign up to this year would be Dodgeballdayer 2017 in aid of MenCap. Dodgeballdayer, is the UK’s largest fancy dress dodgeball event and promised to be […]

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Never Look Back!

Hello everyone My name is Bob and I am 70 years old. I live in Lancaster with Hazel, my lovely wife of 40 years. After suffering from colitis for over 30 years and having to take up to 6 months off work every year, I decided to have an ileostomy in 2004.  I can honestly say that I have […]

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The Fittleworth Way

By Peter Waller,  Human Resources Director At Fittleworth we believe our culture is a fundamental cornerstone of our success as a business. Our business ethos is to provide our clients with an excellent level of care and we do this through working closely with clinicians and respecting their choice and by having no preference in the […]

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Campaign to improve access to disabled toilets for all Ostomists

By Ken Edwards Wessex Stoma Support Group are working with Crohns and Colitis UK and the Colostomy Association to ensure disabled toilets across the UK meet the needs of Ostomists. By adding items like a coat hook for hanging bags, shelf space to place stoma appliances and accessories and a bin to dispose of the […]

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The Fittleworth Way

By Peter Waller Human Resources Director. At Fittleworth we are really proud of our culture. We believe that the quality of our service doesn’t just come from the systems we invest in or the controls we put around our processes but also, and perhaps more importantly, it comes from the way our staff view and […]

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Living life to the full after prostate surgery

By Jeff Palmer It was early 2012 and I was feeling rather good with myself.  I was 65 years of age, was cycling 50 to 60 miles twice a week and playing bass guitar in a 50s and 60s Rock and Roll band. I don’t remember why I went to see my GP but during […]

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Fittleworth Team take part in South Down Trek and raise Thousands for Local Hospice

On the 8th of October a team of eight Fittleworth employees took part in the South Downs Trek which is a 21 mile hike across the South Downs. The day started at 6.00 a.m. at Northbrook College where we travelled by coaches to Devils Dyke to start our mission at 8.00 a.m. Within the first […]

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It’s amazing who you meet!

            Whilst on maternity leave earlier this year, Michelle Habgood, one of our Dispensing Relationship Managers went to a lot of baby groups in her local area. During one of these groups, she started talking to a wonderful, friendly woman called Diana and was shocked to find out she was […]

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