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19th March 2015

Training company raises £12,500

DC Training and Development Services in Doncaster raised a record £12,500 at their annual golf day at Forest Pines Hotel and Golf Resort, in aid of the Kinder Fund within Nottingham Hospitals Charity. Over the past seven years the company...
20th February 2015

The Longhorn chooses Saving Lives Helipad Appeal as charity partner

The Longhorn, a brand new race being held at Thoresby Hall in north Nottinghamshire on Sunday 19 April, has chosen our Saving Lives Helipad Appeal as its 2015 charity partner. The Longhorn offers a choice of 10k, half marathon or full marat...
11th February 2015

We’ve got a new Freepost address!

Nottingham Hospitals Charity has a new, simpler Freepost address – making it even easier to get in touch with us or make a donation to your chosen area of Nottingham’s hospitals. The new address is simply: FREEPOST NUH CHARITY No further...
6th February 2015

Chance for local schools to win helicopter visit

Nottingham Hospitals Charity has launched a fundraising competition for local schools, with a visit from an air ambulance as the prize for the three schools that raise the most money. The initiative aims to engage primary and secondary scho...
5th February 2015

Patchwork quilt raises almost £900

Almost £900 has been raised to help cancer patients at Nottingham’s hospitals, through the raffle of a beautiful patchwork quilt. The handmade quilt was created and donated to Nottingham Hospitals Charity by craftswoman Sue Godney, to say...
4th February 2015

Group of friends to brave the Three Peaks

A group of 12 friends is taking on the Three Peaks Challenge to raise money for Nottingham Hospitals Charity’s Tiny Babies Appeal. The challenge involves climbing the UK’s three highest mountains – Ben Nevis, Scarfell Pike and Snowdon – al...
26th January 2015

Schoolchildren create Helipad Appeal mosaic in John Lewis

Five and six year old pupils in Year 1 at Lady Bay Primary School in West Bridgford, Nottingham, created a beautiful mosaic of the logo for Nottingham Hospitals Charity’s Saving Lives Helipad Appeal. The mosaic was displayed in the Communit...
5th January 2015

Sparkling dedications light up Nottingham’s hospitals

Hundreds of people across the East Midlands celebrated the lives of their loved ones in December by sponsoring a festive light on the Trees of Light at City Hospital and Queen’s Medical Centre (QMC). Run by Nottingham Hospitals Charity, the...
30th December 2014

Present-wrapping for parents and babies

Grateful parents of premature babies cared for at Nottingham’s Neonatal Units gathered at City Hospital on Monday 22 December to wrap presents for premature and sick newborn babies who spent Christmas on the wards this year. The present-wr...
29th December 2014

Seely School pupils raise funds for Tiny Babies

Year 5 pupils at Seely Primary and Nursery School in Sherwood, Nottingham, have raised more than £500 for the Tiny Babies Appeal run by Nottingham Hospitals Charity. The children and their teacher wanted to do something to mark World Premat...
24th December 2014

‘Boys in Blue’ run for Prostate Cancer Appeal

Boys in Years 10 and 11 at West Bridgford School have raised over £600 by donning blue shirts and taking part in a Fun Run in aid of Nottingham Hospitals Charity’s Prostate Cancer Appeal. The ‘Boys in Blue’ race, which took place on Friday...
19th December 2014

MEP supports Nottingham Hospitals Charity

East Midlands MEP Emma McClarkin has chosen to support Nottingham Hospitals Charity’s Saving Lives Helipad Appeal through the sale of her Christmas Cards this year. Miss McClarkin orders her Christmas cards through Card Aid, an organisation...