Bradford Hospitals’ Charity celebrates a successful 2022!

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Thanks to some fantastic fundraising and kind donations, Bradford Hospitals’ Charity has been able to spend more than £320,000 during the past year on enhancing hospital services and patient care. Bradford Hospitals’ Charity – the official NHS charity of Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust – has invested its funds as follows: Some of the projects proudly funded by Bradford …

Businesses join forces to back Bradford’s NHS hospitals

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Bradford’s brand new 100 Club has launched with a host of business and community leaders pledging to support our city’s wonderful NHS hospitals. The networking club got off to a flying start at Bradford Royal Infirmary, with business people meeting clinicians and senior NHS executives to hear about the inspirational projects funded by Bradford Hospitals’ Charity and how they have …

Do something brilliant for Bradford! Join The 100 Club

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An exciting new venture promises to give local businesses, faith and community groups the chance to join an exclusive networking club while supporting the life-saving work of our NHS hospitals. Bradford Hospitals’ Charity – the official charity of Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust – will launch its brand new 100 Club at 5.30pm, Wednesday 23 November at Bradford Royal …

Walk to raise money in memory of baby Louie

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A grieving couple have vowed to turn the tragedy of losing their beloved baby boy into a positive for other parents by raising money to fund baby bereavement facilities. Laura and Matthew Izzard, of Baildon, were devastated when baby Louie Alexander Izzard was born sleeping at 25 weeks earlier this year. The Snowdrop Suite at Bradford Royal Infirmary’s Women and …

MyLahore vows to give back to our NHS in Bradford

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Bradford Hospitals’ Charity is thrilled to join forces with one of the most exciting restaurant businesses from Bradford, as it celebrates 20 years of serving up British Asian dishes. MyLahore is a proud family business which began back in 2002, in the heart of Bradford. For its 20 Years Together promotion, MyLahore has chosen to resurrect some golden oldie dishes …

Bradford welcomes Baggins the Bear

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Bradford children will be the first in the region to receive a Baggins the Bear when they go into hospital for an operation. Baggins the Bear, and the story of his hospital journey, is expected to transform the experience of children having surgery in the city by vastly reducing the stress and anxiety of young patients and their parents. The …

NHS heroes from across the North join forces to tackle iconic hike

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NHS staff and their grateful patients from West Yorkshire and Teesside will come together for the first time to hike the Yorkshire Three Peaks this September. Members of the public are being urged to join the healthcare heroes to raise money for their chosen NHS charity on Saturday 10 September. Fundraisers will be hiking for: Bradford Hospitals’ Charity (the charity …

Andrew’s hike for the NHS

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A keen walker who has undergone more than 30 surgeries is taking on the hike of a lifetime to thank our NHS. Andrew Heward, 57, of Wibsey, Bradford, will complete the 100km Yorkshire Challenge over two days next month to raise money for the Bradford Hospitals’ Charity renal fund. Andrew has Cystinuria, caused by an inherited gene defect. The condition, …

“Phenomenal” fundraising by grateful patient will help others

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Tongue cancer patient Helen Lynch was so grateful to her surgeon for saving her life, that she has raised more than £30,000 so far to help others on the same journey. Helen’s surgeon, Raad Glore, has hailed her efforts “phenomenal” and said money she has raised so far for Bradford Hospitals’ Charity through her fashion shows has already helped to …