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24th November 2016

£1.3 million LIBOR funding for helipad will help save lives says Charity

The Chancellor's announcement of £1.3 million LIBOR funding to develop an emergency Helipad in the East Midlands Major Trauma Centre at Nottingham's Queens Medical Centre has been heralded as "landmark and lifesaving" by Helipad Appeal coor...
21st November 2016

The Big Appeal for Nottingham Children’s Hospital launches

[caption id="attachment_2668" align="alignright" width="300"] Peter Homa and Robin Hood unveil The Big Appeal campaign banner[/caption] In driving rain and a stiff wind our newest and one of our most ambitious appeals was launched by Not...
17th November 2016

Lord Mayor hosts ‘Thank You’ tea for fundraiser families

Lord Mayor of Nottingham Councillor Mohammed Saghir will host a ‘thank you’ afternoon tea for 28 families who have raised more than £27,000 for the Neonatal Units at Nottingham’s Hospitals on Friday 18 November to mark World Prematurity Day...
9th November 2016

The heart-stopping moment our Director of Development sent Robin Hood over a precipice for our Big Appeal for Nottingham Children’s Hospital

Sending Robin Hood and the Chief Executive of Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust over a 100 ft precipice was a heart-stopping moment for me. It happened on one of the most rain-drenched November days in years and as a seasoned abs...
7th November 2016

Sandicliffe Ka donation wins £12,000 to help sick children in Nottingham

Helping sick children and their families at Nottingham’s Children’s Hospital was the focus of this year’s Grand Prize Draw, organised by Nottingham Hospitals Charity. After bringing in over £12,000 in raffle sales, the lucky Grand Prize...
1st November 2016

Robin Hood Marathon’s charity fundraising for Nottingham hospitals

[caption id="attachment_2587" align="alignleft" width="300"] Cressida Laywood proudly wearing her Nottingham Hospital Charity t-shirt, with gym teacher Cheryl Smith[/caption] More than 100 runners chose to support Nottingham Hospitals Ch...
25th October 2016

Charity-funded projects showcased in Parliament

An award-winning maternity app for expectant mums, funded through Nottingham Hospitals Charity, is on display at a special event in Westminster this week alongside Shared Governance, a charity-funded programme to empower hospital staff to m...
13th October 2016

Bra shop offers choice to breast cancer patients

Women who have had breast cancer treatment can now browse for lingerie in the Nottingham Breast Institute’s bespoke bra shop, opening on Tuesday 18 October – timed to coincide with Breast Cancer Awareness month. The Bra Shop, will stock...
6th October 2016

‘There are definitely upsides though – you don’t realise how liberating and refreshing it is to be out at the crack of dawn treading the streets; particularly during the summer months’

You don’t always appreciate what you have until it’s gone – or very nearly taken away from you. Only a few months ago my dad was rushed in to the Queen’s Medical Centre with life threatening infection and Sepsis. He spent time under the...

Baby steps for Charity

Thirteen-month-old Sol Sommerville Williams, who has just taken his first steps, is enrolled on a 5k sponsored walk to support Nottingham Hospitals Charity. Sol is taking part in the Thoresby 10 on 23 October to raise money for Zephyr’s...
4th October 2016

Nottingham Children’s Hospital Grand Prize Draw – The Winning Tickets

Thank you so much to everybody who bought one of our Grand Prize Draw tickets over the summer, raising money for Nottingham Children’s Hospital. Together you have helped to raise a huge £12,309, which will have such a positive impact at...
28th September 2016

Walking over hot coals for your hospitals

Do you dare to face your fears this October? Join Nottingham Hospitals Charity for a truly unforgettable experience on 14 October – walking on hot coals! Firewalking is the act of walking barefoot over a bed of hot embers. It has long...