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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...
15th June 2018

Hospitals staff do ‘special take’ on BBC’s Hospital

Showing they not only have the ability to manage one of the toughest winters on record for the NHS, hospital staff from Nottingham’s hospitals are now showcasing their talents for the charity cabaret event of the year. On Saturday 23 Jun...
14th June 2018

City Council Leader joins Nottingham lawyer and Chairman of Invest in Nottingham to take on ‘The Sheriff’ to help young patients at Nottingham Children’s Hospital

The Leader of Nottingham City Council and the Chairman of Invest in Nottingham have joined forces to take part in Nottinghamshire’s biggest cycling event. Paul Southby, Partner at Geldards LLP as well as Invest in Nottingham’s Chairman,...
7th June 2018

Radiology Rollers do Cycle Live for young patients

A group of staff from Nottingham’s hospitals are taking on Nottinghamshire’s biggest cycling challenge this month, to raise money for young patients. The Radiology Rollers – a team of cyclists made up of Radiology staff from the City Hos...
30th May 2018

Climbing Mountains for your local hospitals

Year after year we see teams of staff from local businesses coming together to take on group challenges which are not only successful as charity fundraisers, but also as valuable teambuilding activities. In April 2018 brilliant teams fro...

The Big QMC Abseil is back!

People across Nottingham are being invited to take on the challenge of a lifetime and abseil almost 100ft down the side of the Queen’s Medical Centre! This is a unique opportunity to scale the side of the one of the largest hospitals in...