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23rd March 2018

Helping children with brain tumours in Nottingham

Paediatric Neurosurgeon Donald MacArthur talks about help for children with brain tumours at Nottingham Children’s Hospital  as part of our Big iMRI Appeal. I first met David Fern three years ago, when his 16-month-old daughter Olivia wa...
13th February 2018

Why we love our NHS

By Barbara Cathcart, Nottingham Hospitals Charity Chief Executive - In case you hadn’t noticed the cards, teddy bears and heart-shaped products adorning shop windows over recent weeks, today is Valentine’s Day. A day to show those you l...
1st January 2018

My 2018 Bucket List

- by Siân Griffith, Fundraiser   Welcoming a new year also means welcoming new challenges. It's time to wipe the slate clean and start to plan the resolutions that we want to accomplish in the next 12 months. I've set myself 10 new...
7th December 2017

‘Why I’m supporting the Big Neonatal Appeal’

-  by Laura Cameron, mum of former Neonatal patient Our son Ollie was born prematurely on 28th July 2014, at 29 weeks gestation (10 weeks early), weighing 3lb 8oz. My waters suddenly broke with no warning on a Sunday morning. I was then...
30th November 2017

Celebrating our pint-sized fundraisers

- by Nick Lawford, Fundraising Manager Working for a charity means that I do, on occasion, find myself standing outside a supermarket, or a theatre, or at the entrance to a country show, grinning at strangers and holding a brightly colou...
6th November 2017

Big Bark Awards nominees

The Big Bark was your dog's chance to be a social media starlet, and your opportunity to help us spread awareness of our Big Appeal for Nottingham Children's Hospital. We asked you to dress your dog as Robin Hood, Nottingham Children's Hosp...
31st October 2017

Supporting End of Life care

Supporting patients who are at the end of their lives is an incredibly important part of the care provided in our hospitals. Important not just for patients but for their families also. October has seen the launch of a unique model of ca...
25th October 2017

Revised plans for QMC helipad

Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust has today announced that it is to postpone its plans to build a raised deck helipad in car park three at Queen’s Medical Centre. A new opportunity has recently arisen for a proposed new emergency ca...
10th October 2017

The Big Bark Hall of Fame

  The Big Bark is your dog's chance to be a social media starlet, and your opportunity to help us spread awareness of our Big Appeal for Nottingham Children's Hospital. We asked you to dress your dog as Robin Hood, Nottingham Childr...
3rd October 2017

BIG APPEAL Prize Draw – The Winning Tickets

Thank you so much to everybody who bought one of our Big Appeal Prize Draw tickets over the summer. Together you have helped to raise a huge £8,882, which will help to fund improvements to parent and family accommodation at Nottingham Ch...
11th September 2017

Support Nottingham Children’s Hospital with a #BigBark

On 3rd October, we’re launching the #BigBark, our new social media campaign, and it’s as easy as one – two – BARK! Did you know that many people in Nottinghamshire and the wider East Midlands aren’t aware that there’s a world-leading chi...
8th September 2017

Saying a BIG thank you to Nottingham’s ‘fantastic fundraisers’

As Nottingham goes ‘back to school’ this week, children and their families are among those the Charity is celebrating for their “fantastic fundraising” over the summer as part of the Big Appeal for Nottingham Children’s Hospital. Taking...