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9th August 2018

Learn to save a life at CPR Teachathon and Family Fun Day in aid of Nottingham Hospitals Charity

People in Nottingham are being encouraged to come to an event which could help them save a life. Staff from the Children’s Emergency Department at the Queen’s Medical Centre are holding a CPR Teachathon and Family Fun Day at Wollaton Par...

British Gypsum employees raise £19k for hospital after colleague loses his arm

Over one hundred cyclists from British Gypsum have raised more than £19,300 for the East Midlands Major Trauma Centre at Nottingham’s Queen’s Medical Centre, after their colleague was treated there following a serious accident. Earlier t...
3rd August 2018

Sponsored walk being held by support group for couples expecting a baby after the loss of a pregnancy

A sponsored walk is being held by a Nottingham support group which helps couples who are expecting a baby after the previous loss of a pregnancy. The HOPE support group was set up six months ago by Katie Keating, who lost her baby girl,...
31st July 2018

ITHealth 216-mile cycle ride raises £6,000 for Hayward House Appeal

Three staff members from Colwick-based cybersecurity company, ITHealth, recently took on the huge challenge to cycle over 200-miles in just two days to raise money for our Hayward House Appeal and celebrate NHS70. Brett Draper, Managing...
23rd July 2018

Mowgli Street Food launches campaign to support Big i-MRI Appeal

Mowgli Street Food is the newest addition to the foodie scene in Hockley, Nottingham. We were delighted to join the team in their opening week to launch our partnership to raise funds for Nottingham Children’s Hospital! The restaurant, w...
17th July 2018

NHS staff and local businesses battle it out in Dragon Boat Race 2018

Over two hundred intrepid paddlers took to the River Trent on Sunday 15th July to take part in our Dragon Boat Race. Twelve teams, made up of 16 paddlers and one drummer, took part in a series of heats and finals over a 250m course along th...
10th July 2018

Brave abseilers present cheque for upcoming Hopewood Appeal

Ahead of the launch this autumn of the new Hopewood Appeal which will be supporting children, young people and mothers suffering from mental ill health, a group of brave fundraisers who abseiled down the QMC presented their cheque of £1,282...
6th July 2018

Our NHS 7Tea Party celebrating NHS70

We hosted a big NHS 7Tea party at the Queen's Medical Centre on 5th July to celebrate the NHS turning the grand age of 70! Two very special guest joined us to celebrate: the Sheriff of Nottingham, Cllr Catharine Arnold, and the Lord Mayo...
4th July 2018

*** Happy Birthday *** the NHS is 70!

There's never quite been a birthday party like it, as across the country communities are coming together to celebrate 70 years of the NHS by holding their own NHS70 Big 7Tea parties, raising a cuppa to the NHS and supporting their local NHS...
2nd July 2018

Why I’m saying ‘thank you’ to the Intensive Care team at QMC

By Holly Kelly, Nottingham Hospitals Charity supporter On Sunday May 20th 2018 my partner Colin was taking part in a triathlon in Nottingham. It was a half distance triathlon which meant he had to do a 1.2 mile swim, 56 mile bike ride an...
27th June 2018

Holly Kelly plans to raise £10,000 for the QMC Intensive Care Unit, where her partner is being treated

A woman is aiming to raise £10,000 for the Queen’s Medical Centre Intensive Care Unit, where her partner was treated after suffering serious injuries during the Outlaw Triathlon in Nottinghamshire last month. Colin McAuley suffered a ser...
19th June 2018

Hospital consultant takes on ‘The Sheriff’ to raise money for his young patients

A children’s renal consultant is taking on ‘The Sheriff’ – a gruelling 125-mile cycle ride – to raise money for his young patients at Nottingham Children’s Hospital. Andrew Lunn, Consultant in Paediatric Nephrology at the Children’s Hosp...