THE practice manager at Eastwood’s Church Street surgery has retired after 27 years.
Janis Lynch was given a memorable send off by colleagues and patients who showered her with cards, gifts and flowers.
She said: “Church Street medical centre, the staff and the patients will always have a special place in my heart.
63-year-old Mrs Lynch began work at the surgery in 1985 as an evening receptionist.
Neil Taylor has been appointed the new practice manager.