Library items, including Macmillan brochures

We keep in touch with clinical nurse specialists, local cancer-specific support groups and a wide range of complementary therapists and mind/body/spirit practitioners.

By using the menu at the top of the page you can access details of local groups, hospital transport and further resources and links.

We are building up a library of relevant books and hold a wide range of Macmillan Cancer Support leaflets. We have reviewed a number of the books in our library.

Posts & Articles

Second September 2018 Newsletter

18 SEPTEMBER 2018LIVING TREE NEWSHi everyone,Jo’s celebration will take place at 3pm on Monday 8 October at Bridport United Church. The family have asked Living Tree to make a contribution and so at Friday’s meeting we decided to invite LT members to write a short...

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Gig at Rugby Club on 7 September

Stepping Out is having its second Gig at the Rugby club on Friday, 7 September. Start 7pm. Venue: Bridport Leisure Centre's Rugby Pavilion. 3 Bands will be playing: Bill Caine and Friends, Checkmates and Last Gasp. Bring and Share supper. Bar available. Last year the...

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Jo O’Farrell

Jo O’Farrell, co-founder of The Living Tree, died peacefully in her sleep on the Fortuneswell Ward of Dorset County Hospital on July 5. She was aged 68. Jo, who lived in Bridport, was recognised in this year's Queen’s New Year’s Honours List for her voluntary work and...

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Friday Meetings

Every Friday 2.00-4.30pm Bridport Quaker Meeting House, South Street. July 27 July - Art with Libby; therapist to be arranged August: 3rd – 1pm Rising Voices with Jane, 2pm NHS 70th birthday BIG7Tea in the garden of the Meeting House for DCH cancer appeal 10th – 2pm...

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Therapists Partnership

We are delighted to be able to offer a list of professionals who are working with us to offer a variety of support to anyone affected by any cancer. The list is currently being updated, but if you email we will be able to help you with...

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Data Protection – GDPR. Your Reply is Needed!!!

 In order to comply with the new Data Protection law coming into effect in May, could you please send Jo an e-mail as soon as possible to confirm you still wish to receive mailings from us, stating whether you are in Group 1,2,3 or 4 (it tells you at the top of your...

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Wellbeing – Healthy Living

WELLBEING is an event offering info and tasters on complementary therapies, nutrition, exercise, creative arts etc to help us live well/better. It will be on 3rd Wednesday of month 10.30am-2.30pm at Bridport Town Hall. On September 19th, local herbalist Mary Tassell...

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