Rachel to run for Bradford Hospitals’ Charity

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Sonographer Rachel Benson is hoping for a picture perfect run when she takes part in the Liverpool Rock ‘n’ Roll Half Marathon on Sunday 20 May. Rachel, who is based in the ultrasound unit of radiology at Bradford Royal Infirmary, is taking part in the musical half marathon to raise money for Bradford Hospitals’ Charity. The money she raises will …

Schools urged to celebrate 70 years of the NHS

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Bradford Hospitals’ Charity is calling on all schools to celebrate the NHS turning 70 this July. Educational packs and toolkits are available for teachers to help educate and inspire students, while raising valuable funds for Bradford Hospitals’ Charity. Thursday 5 July is the anniversary of the day the NHS was launched by Aneurin Bevan. To help commemorate this occasion, Bradford …

Marathon runners raise cash for Bradford Hospitals’ Charity

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Bradford Hospitals’ Charity would like to say a huge THANK YOU to runners who took part in this year’s London Marathon! Atiq Zaman, of Heaton, Bradford, chose to represent the charity after his daughter spent a month in Bradford Royal Infirmary’s Neonatal Unit. Atiq said: “I really wanted to do something to say thank you for the excellent treatment my …

Physio to take the plunge for Bradford Hospitals’ Charity

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Paediatric physiotherapist Alison Pyke hopes to makes waves and cash when she takes part in this year’s national Swimathon. Alison, who is based at St Luke’s Hospital in Bradford, will swim 5K to raise cash for Bradford Hospitals’ Charity on Friday 27 April. More than 500 swimming pools across the UK are expected to take part this year to raise …

Father and son team to take on 10K for Bradford Hospitals’ Charity

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Deputy Head of Access at Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (BTHFT), Daniel Wadsworth, and his dad Stephen, are running the Bradford 10K on Sunday 29 April for Bradford Hospitals’ Charity. The duo, who are both keen runners, admit there will be an element of competition between them, but their ultimate goal is to raise as much cash as possible. …

New wing opened at Bradford Royal Infirmary

Bradford Hospitals Charity News

In early 2017, a new £28 million wing opened at Bradford Royal Infirmary, part of a £75m investment to improve patient care across our hospitals over a five-year period. It provides world-class facilities for elderly care, children’s services, a state-of-the-art intensive care unit with increased single-room provision and a retail concourse. Your fundraising and donations helped us to create family-friendly …