A staff reunion has been planned in September for the 50th Anniversary of St John of God Hospital/ Hospice, now of course known as the Southern Area Hospice.

The event is for past and present staff and if you have worked there any time from 1967 till present, the organisers would love to see you come along.

St John of God Hospice in 2002. Photograph: Columba O'Hare
St John of God Hospice in 2002. Photograph: Columba O'Hare

The event will take place in Bellinis, Newry on Saturday 9 September at 7.30pm.

It will be a night of memories, fun and entertainment with a champagne reception and buffet.

Tickets for the event are priced at £10 and can be purchased from the reception at Southern Area Hospice. For more information telephone 028 30267711