Embangweni’s Antique….

…..and it still works, but Health and Safety would not approve! This is the current, main hospital sterilising equipment. It is powered by parraffin and the pressure pumped up like a Tilley lamp or Primus stove.

A few days ago an e-mail arrived, informing us that a modern replacement has been sourced in Aberdeen. This will shortly be on its way to Malawi.