Praising Nottingham’s work for vulnerable children on World Kidney Day

World Kidney Day is upon us, with this year’s theme highlighting the issues of kidney disease in adults but here in Nottingham we are also grateful for the amazing work of Nottingham Children’s Hospital in supporting young children with kidney issues. Kidney disease and related illnes
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Charity puts complementary therapy on a firm footing

Patients with myeloma, lymphoma and other types of blood cancers can receive therapeutic massage and reflexology thanks to a post part-funded through Nottingham Hospitals Charity. Complementary therapist Melissa Tyers provides hand and foot reflexology for patients which helps allevia
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Fearless fundraisers invited to plunge 98 feet at Lincoln Cathedral

Fundraisers with a head for heights will abseil 98-feet inside historic Lincoln Cathedral this summer to help patients at Nottingham’s hospitals. Nottingham Hospitals Charity is the only charity to offer this unique experience, which involves dropping through a hatch in the ceiling ne
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Business gets behind Big Appeal

Staff at Notts Energy Supplier Yu Energy are backing Nottingham Hospitals Charity’s Big Appeal to raise money for young patients at Nottingham Children’s Hospital. The Strelley company which supplies gas and electricity to business customers across the UK already has a team of five, d
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Charity support boosts Notts business

Businesses across Nottinghamshire can build their brand, improve team spirit, raise their media profile and attract new clients by working with the charity sector, according to a keynote presentation by Nottingham Hospitals Charity Chief Executive Barbara Cathcart to delegates at the
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Son’s illness inspires dad to get on his bike for Children’s Hospital Big Appeal

A Nottingham dad whose four-year-old son was diagnosed with Leukaemia after collapsing at playgroup is gearing up for a 24-hour, 300-mile Nottingham to Edinburgh cycle challenge in July to raise money for Nottingham Children’s Hospital’s Big Appeal. In March last year Hayden Whitehead
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Step forward for Helipad Appeal

A Helipad in the East Midlands Major Trauma Centre at Nottingham’s Queen’s Medical Centre could be up and running by 2018 after the Nottingham University Hospital Trust put in an application for planning permission. Nottingham Hospitals Charity has raised £2.5 million of the £3.2 mill
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New film celebrates In Memory giving

Nottingham Hospitals Charity has launched an ‘In Memory’ film which celebrates people who have supported Nottingham’s hospitals in memory of a loved one. The short film, which features three families who have donated to the Charity in memory of someone special, illustrates through mov
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£1.3 million LIBOR funding for helipad will help save lives says Charity

The Chancellor’s announcement of £1.3 million LIBOR funding to develop an emergency Helipad in the East Midlands Major Trauma Centre at Nottingham’s Queens Medical Centre has been heralded as “landmark and lifesaving” by Helipad Appeal coordinators Nottingham H
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Lord Mayor hosts ‘Thank You’ tea for fundraiser families

Lord Mayor of Nottingham Councillor Mohammed Saghir will host a ‘thank you’ afternoon tea for 28 families who have raised more than £27,000 for the Neonatal Units at Nottingham’s Hospitals on Friday 18 November to mark World Prematurity Day.   Councillor Saghir – who himself exp
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