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Donations for Darralyn

  • 27/09/2005: A recent message to Friends of Pitcairn mentions that Darralyn Griffiths is now well enough to go back home to Pitcairn on the 25th October. She extends her thanks to all those who contributed donations to help with her recovery.
  • 01/06/2005: Darralyn has had her nerve graft operation and some tendon reconstruction.
  • 07/05/2005: On the 30th of May Darrlyn will be going in to hospital for her nerve graft operation. Turi and herself are meanwhile moving into a small apartment in Auckland.
  • 18/01/2005: The pins in Darralyn's arm are to be removed and her nerve graft operation is in two weeks time.
  • 01/01/2005: Darralyn's condition improves.
  • 30/12/2004: Darralyn's arm has become badly infected and the ball of the bone is not sitting right in the socket. She has been admitted to hospital for surgery.
  • 30/12/2004: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports on Darralyn
  • 29/12/2004: Darralyn is in Auckland, New Zealand for treatment.
  • 21/12/2004: Two new photo's added of Darralyn in hospital. They are hospital1.jpg and hospital2.jpg.
  • 20/12/2004: Update on Darralyn's progress
  • 16/12/2004: Update on Darralyn's progress

Recently there was an accident on Pitcairn Island which left Islander Darralyn Griffiths injured. She had to be evacuated from the Island for emergency treatment. News reports about the accident are here:

Darralyn is progressing well and she is in high spirits. Her partner, Turi, is with her. A recent update of her progress is here, along with a photo of her being evacuated from the island in one of the boats.

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