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Garstang footballer’s raise thousands for Royal Preston Hospital’s life-saving work

The team took five hours to climb Ben Nevis. A team of former Garstang football players have raised over £7,500 for the children’s fund at Lancashire Teaching Hospital.  Joe Miller, 34, ex-centre half and former reserve team co-manager planned […]

1 week ago
Preston woman slapped with fine after driving 92-year-old dad to hospital

Royal Preston Hospital car park A Preston woman who was hit with a fine after taking her disabled dad to hospital and using a blue badge car park is warning others not to get caught […]

2 weeks ago
Meet the man who got his new leg at Royal Preston then went back to have his career there

Steve Whalley A man is marking 50 years of association with Royal Preston Hospital stretching back to a fateful motorbike accident in 1973. Steve Whalley lost his right-leg in a life-changing crash […]

1 month ago
Preston architecture firm helps design hospital memorial gardens

Ros Collins, charity administrator; Dan Hill, head of hospital charities; Rebecca Arestidou, grant and trust fundraiser with the memorial garden A Preston-based design and architecture company have been involved in creating two hospital memorial garden projects. FWP Limited, which is headquartered in Preston, has helped design Royal Preston and Chorley […]

3 months 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 […]

4 months ago
Royal Preston Hospital’s Paediatric Service wins national award

Entrance to Royal Preston Hospital Pic: Blog Preston Royal Preston Hospital’s Paediatric Neuromuscular Service has received a Centre of Excellence award from national charity, Muscular Dystrophy UK. The hospital was awarded for providing outstanding care, promoting best practice […]

4 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 […]

4 months ago
Royal Preston Hospital department passes inspection with flying colours

The Sterile Services Department at the hospital. Pic: Lancashire Teaching Hospitals Lancashire Teaching Hospitals sterile services department has passed an ISO external audit, revealing no major or minor non-conformities. This means there are no deviations from specifications, standards or expectations in […]

4 months ago
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