A SPECIAL memorial service will be held at Barnsley Hospital in memory of patients who have passed away in the last year. 

The service will be held at Barnsley Hospital Chapel at 2pm on Sunday, October 16.

Locals are invited to attend the memorial service and those that have lost a family member or friend over the past year are encouraged to join together in remembrance.

The service will be led by Father Peter Needham, full-time Church of England hospital Chaplain, with guest speakers from multiple faiths.