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Staff portrait exhibition – ‘In Whom We Trust’

Wednesday, 19 January 2011

A special exhibition featuring striking black and white portraits and the ‘voices of staff’ at North Bristol NHS Trust will be unveiled at Frenchay Hospital on Thursday, January 20. The project, In Whom We Trust, creates a permanent record of...Read more

Southmead NICU wins unit of the year award

Thursday, 13 January 2011

The neonatal unit (NICU) at Southmead Hospital has been named Neonatal Unit of the Year at the Mother & Baby Big Heart Awards 2011 (sponsored by Megabloks), in aid of the special care baby charity Bliss. In a special awards...Read more

Accordionist Jamie Smith will be bringing some lively music to wards and waiting areas during January

Wednesday, 12 January 2011

Accordionist Jamie Smith will be bringing some lively music to wards and waiting areas across NBT during January; you are welcome to join us in any of the public waiting areas! Tuesday 18th January 2011 at Southmead Hospital: 1pm -...Read more

Shift the pounds while raising money for prostate cancer research

Thursday, 6 January 2011

A gym is helping people to shed the pounds while stacking up the pounds to fund research into prostate cancer in Bristol. Brook Redwood Country Club is supporting the 2011 Run for the Future event which takes place in September...Read more

Frenchay and Southmead Hospital visitor’s charter

Tuesday, 4 January 2011

North Bristol NHS Trust has drawn up a charter to encourage responsible visiting from people coming into hospital to see patients. The ‘visitor’s charter’ is a set of guidelines for visitors to Southmead and Frenchay Hospitals. It highlights ways that...Read more

Have a safe and happy Christmas

Thursday, 23 December 2010

Staff at North Bristol NHS Trust work hard to try to ensure services are not disrupted during adverse weather and to continue services during the Christmas and New Year period. The Minor Injuries Unit at Southmead Hospital and the Accident...Read more

Miracle babies celebrate their first Christmas

Thursday, 23 December 2010

Miracle babies who were born after successful IVF and other fertility treatments at the Bristol Centre for Reproductive Medicine (BCRM) returned to the centre to celebrate their first Christmas. The BCRM at Southmead Hospital hosted a special Christmas party for...Read more

Restaurant and Pharmacy Christmas opening times

Thursday, 23 December 2010

Redwood and Kendon Cafe and Dining Christmas opening hours Restaurant services at Southmead and Frenchay Hospitals will be provided throughout the Christmas and New Year period, but with some adjusted hours. The restaurants will be open on Christmas Day and...Read more

Festive cheer at Barbara Russell Unit

Thursday, 23 December 2010

A thousand pounds worth of Christmas presents were donated to children who will be spending the festive season at Frenchay hospital, thanks to the support of staff at John Lewis. The toys werer delivered by a jolly Father Christmas on...Read more

Appeal for blood donations as bad weather hit stocks

Friday, 17 December 2010

An appeal is being made for blood donors to come forward after bad weather has had an effect on the country’s blood stocks ahead of the busy Christmas and New Year period. Stocks of one particular blood group – O...Read more