The Leiston Surgery Patient Participation Group (PPG) was formed in 2006.  The group meets every 6 weeks, usually on a Wednesday afternoon.

The Patient Participation Group chairman leads the meetings, and they are minuted by the group secretary. A GP and the Practice Manger also attend the meetings, this can help if there are specific items that require a doctor’s input. 

Their services which are freely given on the basis of trust, goodwill and the desire to contribute towards the improvement of a major, nationally-owned asset - the NHS.

The current members of the group are; 

    • Lesley Hill (Chairman)
    • Julia Ewart (Vice Chairman)

    • Sue Liddell (Secretary)

    • Margaret Campion (Treasurer)

    • Tony Cooper

    • Trevor Hawkins

    • John Farmer CBE

    • Imogen Semken

    • Michael Ashton

    • Julie Glenn

    • Sheila Fox

    • Gill Beardsworth

    • George Fishwick

    • Vicki Paterson DBE

    • Suzy Powling

    • Patricia Double

    • Carole Myers

If you have a question for the group please write to The Leiston PPG, The Surgery, Main St, Leiston IP16 4ES or email us at

We are keen to promote our Patient Participation Group and value input and new ideas from new faces. If you feel like you like to be involved, please contact us on the above email address. 

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