Teddies for Loving Care , which was originated in the Province of Essex in 2001 , has grown to a presence in 47 Provinces and in  July 2021 the 3 millionth teddy was handed over, a remarkable success story indeed !

The scheme was launched in the Province of Yorkshire West Riding in 2008 , originally at Sheffield Children’s Hospital and now covers 17 hospitals across the length and breadth of our Province.


  • Bradford Royal Infirmary
  • Airedale General Hospital
  • Calderdale Royal Infirmary
  • Huddersfield Royal Infirmary
  • Dewsbury & District General Hospital
  • Pinderfields Hospital, Wakefield
  • Pontefract General Infirmary
  • Rotherham General Hospital
  • Doncaster General Hospital
  • Bassetlaw Hospital, Worksop
  • Montague Hospital Mexborough
  • Leeds Children’s Hospital
  • Barnsley General Hospital
  • Wharfedale General Hospital Otley
  • Ripon Community Hospital
  • Harrogate District Hospital
  • Sheffield Children’s Hospital

The scheme has had considerable success with well more than 200,000 teddies already distributed to date.

It is administered by Keith Bradley , TLC Coordinator and Director of WRMCL.

Email:Tlc@wrmcl.co.uk    Tel: 07774 188701