Shipmates wanted for Team NHS!

Kelly Thornham News

Bradford Hospitals’ Charity is calling for companies across the district to join its intrepid team of paddlers at this year’s Dragon Boat Festival. The official NHS charity partner of Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust will return to the famous festival on 3 July after a two-year hiatus. Team Bradford Hospitals’ Charity previously enjoyed roaring success in 2019, when it …

Bradford’s eggstraordinary response to hospital Easter Appeal

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Photocall The Easter Bunny will be hopping along to Bradford Royal Infirmary with a delivery of chocolate eggs for the children and young people in hospital. Photographers are welcome. Time: Monday 11 April at 10am Location: Bradford Royal Infirmary, Smith Lane entrance. Bradford businesses and families have donated more than 1,000 Easter eggs so far this year to the children …

Covid survivor’s extraordinary story prompts NHS charity donation

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A grateful patient, who came dangerously close to dying from Covid-19, has thanked medics who saved him by donating to Bradford Hospitals’ Charity. Derek Walsh, a 65-year-old retired painter and decorator from Horton Bank Top, Bradford, was first admitted to Bradford Royal Infirmary in October 2020 with a severe headache and breathing difficulties. While he was initially cared for on …