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Chorley couple raise over £16,000 for Royal Preston Hospital’s neonatal unit

Neil and Rachel (second and third from the right) with NICU staff. Pic: LTH A couple from Chorley have raised more than £16,000 for the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) at the Royal Preston Hospital’s Sharoe Green Maternity Unit. When baby Eva Williams arrived […]

2 weeks ago
Devoted Uncle takes on three-day run to celebrate late niece’s 10th birthday

Christian Harding celebrated the 10th birthday of his late niece, Martha Kinley, by raising £2,376 in her name for mums and babies’ charity, Baby Beat. Preston native but Scotland based Christian devised […]

3 weeks ago
Baby Beat helps fund Royal Preston Hospital’s gynaecology and pregnancy unit’s £90,000 revamp

The ribbon-cutting ceremony led by Sarah Cullen, Chief Nursing Officer. A grand opening for the newly refurbished Gynaecology and Early Pregnancy Assessment Unit (GEPAU) at Preston’s Hospital was held on Tuesday 23 January. With aims to improve care for women […]

5 months ago
Royal Preston Hospital maternity workers granted new staff room

Pictured from left to right are Preceptorship Lead Midwife Sarah Dixon, Training and Support Midwife Samantha Leonard, Midwife Donna Dring, Practice Educator Midwife Brittany Ogdin, Delivery Suite Manager Hannah Mercer, Delivery Suite Housekeeper Amanda Hewitson and Safety and Quality Matron Emma Holden Sharoe Green Maternity Unit’s staff room at Royal Preston Hospital has had a refurbishment, funded by local charity, Baby Beat. Midwives and other maternity staff at Royal Preston now have […]

6 months ago
Baby Beat Preston invests money into early pregnancy loss bereavement service at Royal Preston Hospital

Baby Beat - Claire (left) welcomes Kirstie (right) 2 Baby Beat, a maternity services charity, are investing £93,116 into funding an early pregnancy loss bereavement service at Royal Preston Hospital and other Lancashire Teaching Hospitals. The service will fund […]

7 months ago
Christmas bells ring out to raise funds for Preston charities

Eloise Ballantyne with her golden bell Christmas bells are ringing in Preston and raising money for five local charities. The bells are on sale at Barton Grange Garden Centre for £3.99 each, with £2 going to […]

2 years ago
Fulwood’s Baby Beat invites residents to join Morecambe Bay charity walk

A neonatal and maternity charity has invited residents to join the Cross Bay Walk to celebrate the NHS’ 74th birthday. Baby Beat in Fulwood has offered a limited number of places […]

2 years ago
Penwortham boy raises money for neonatal unit who cared for him

A young boy from Penwortham has raised £250 for the neonatal unit that cared for him and his family. Four-year-old Theodore Naylor-Thomas was born prematurely and was cared for by […]

2 years ago
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