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31st May 2019

Dad takes on cycle challenge for Big Neonatal Appeal

A Nottingham Dad is taking on a 50-mile cycle challenge to raise money for the Neonatal Unit where his son was treated as a baby. Ben Cameron, from Bilborough, is taking part in Cycle Live in aid of the Big Neonatal Appeal, run by Nottin...

Nottingham woman completes marathon majors

A Nottingham woman has completed some of the world’s most famous marathons for charity. Mary McGowan most recently completed the Boston Marathon in the USA on 15 April, in aid of Hayward House – the palliative care centre at Nottingham C...
30th May 2019

Former County Council Chair gives £6,000 to Big Appeal

Councillor Sue Saddington, former Chair of Nottinghamshire County Council, has presented a cheque for £6,000 to the Big Appeal for Nottingham Children’s Hospital, her chosen charity during her year in office, Th...
17th May 2019

Hospital ICT team take on Cycle Live for Nottingham Hospitals Charity

Ten members of Nottingham University Hospitals Trust’s ICT team are taking on a cycle challenge to raise money for patients at the hospitals where they work. The team will swap keyboards and monitors for handlebars and brakes to take on...
13th May 2019

Dying Matters Awareness Week: How the SWAN model is supporting patients and relatives

As we aim to break down the stigma surrounding talking about bereavement this Dying Matters Awareness Week (13 – 19 May), Nottingham Hospitals Charity is looking at the importance of supporting patients and relatives through a nurturing mod...
10th May 2019

Be a Volunteer Star at your Local Hospital!

Louise is our Charity Fundraising Manager and is leading the setup of our new charity Hub at the QMC. Here she outlines the new exciting opportunities for volunteers! I'm really excited to announce a Brand New Charity Hub, opening near t...

Father and son take on cycle challenge for Big Neonatal Appeal

An eight-year-old boy and his father are taking part in Nottinghamshire’s biggest cycling event in aid of the Neonatal Unit which saved the boy’s life as a baby. Lucas Edwards and his dad, Luke Bend, are taking part in Cycle Live to rais...
2nd May 2019

Pears Youth Volunteer Project

This year heralds a new project for Nottingham Hospitals Charity. The Youth Volunteer project is funded by The Pears Foundation #iwill fund. It recognises that young people as volunteers add value to patients and services, and when young pe...
1st May 2019

Hopewood Appeal successful handover

Nottingham Hospitals Charity is very proud to have supported the launch of the Hopewood Appeal for Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust. Following the successful development of the Hopewood Appeal and its high profile launch,...
1st April 2019

GreenThumb sign up to support our Big Appeal

Blog written by Marianne Burchell, our Corporate Fundraising Manager at Nottingham Hospitals Charity. Marianne works with businesses who have chosen to fundraise for Nottingham’s hospitals - including GreenThumb, our most recent Big Appeal...
14th March 2019

CQC highlights ‘outstanding’ Charity funded projects

Projects supported by Nottingham Hospitals Charity have been highlighted as ‘outstanding’ as part of the overall ‘good’ rating Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust received from the Care Quality Commission (CQC) today (14 March). Se...

Support the Co-op to help parents who have lost a child

Carly Williams, Project Manager for our Zephyr’s centre, which supports families after the loss of a pregnancy, baby or child, talks about new support that local Co-ops are giving the project and how you can help by signing up as Co-op memb...