Shared memories service offers support to bereaved families

Bradford Hospitals Charity News

Bradford Hospitals’ Charity are supporting a Shared Memories poignant memorial service to bring comfort to families affected by the loss of a baby or child. The ‘Shared Memories Service’ has been arranged with the aim of helping bereaved parents overcome their grief and will take place at our Listening for Life Centre, Bradford Royal Infirmary, on Saturday, 2 December at …

World Prematurity Day marked in colourful style

Bradford Hospitals Charity News

Once again, staff at Bradford Royal Infirmary’s Neonatal Unit (NNU) marked World Prematurity Day in colourful style.I hear that the day, which raises awareness of preterm birth and the concerns of preterm babies and their families worldwide, was celebrated with all things purple – the official colour of the day, Not only did staff dress in purple and decorate the …

Go James! You’re ‘oarsome’

Bradford Hospitals Charity News

News has reached me of an ‘oarsome’ challenge that will see our neonatal unit benefitting.Friends James Tordoff and Chris Nicholl are taking on the heroic task of rowing more than 3,000 miles across the Atlantic – despite never having set foot in a rowing boat.What’s more they are aiming to finish the race in just 45 days.James is taking part …