Students lift spirits at Hawkesbury Hospital

Richmond High School choir members visited Hawkesbury Hospital on December 12 with presents for patients and heartlifting carols. They received lots of applause and were very popular as they made their way around the hospital.

Students meet Henry the cocker spaniel and Miley the Maltese, both Nepean therapy dogs.

Students meet Henry the cocker spaniel and Miley the Maltese, both Nepean therapy dogs.

Choir students Faith Shelley, Paige Peter (and Arielle Sow, not in picture) were selected to present a Christmas gift for parents Samantha Holland and Lloyd Murray's newborn Katie in the Special Care Nursery.

Choir students Faith Shelley, Paige Peter (and Arielle Sow, not in picture) were selected to present a Christmas gift for parents Samantha Holland and Lloyd Murray's newborn Katie in the Special Care Nursery.

FURRY SMILES: Richmond High School Choir student Erin Graham with Nepean therapy dog, Miley and Ellen Pilkington with Henry. Pictures: Kerrie Powers

FURRY SMILES: Richmond High School Choir student Erin Graham with Nepean therapy dog, Miley and Ellen Pilkington with Henry. Pictures: Kerrie Powers

Most of the students outside the hospital.

Most of the students outside the hospital.

Students strike up a song in the emergency department.

Students strike up a song in the emergency department.

Choir student Erin Graham has an extra cuddle with Nepean therapy dog, Miley.

Choir student Erin Graham has an extra cuddle with Nepean therapy dog, Miley.