STAFF at Ward 5 at FGH have thanked local groups for donations.

Amateur Rugby League club Hindpool Tigers dropped off a delivery of soft drinks to the hospital while staff have also thanked The Dunes for a batch of roast dinners.

The ward posted on Twitter: "We are absolutely overwhelmed with the kind words and beautiful gestures we have received at FGH and in the trust. Thank you @hindpooltigers and The Dunes for keeping us all going! Knowing we have the community supporting us means the world!"