Category Archives: Local News

DONCASTER MPs VISIT LOCAL HOSPITAL

Former Labour leader Ed Miliband (Doncaster North MP) and Caroline Flint (Don Valley MP) have visited Doncaster Royal Infirmary. The two local politicians have called on the Government to tackle super-size bottles of cheap cider. This type of alcohol can cause devastating illness. Miliband and Flint both went to see the Gastroenterology Ward, which treats…
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DONCASTER TEAMS VISIT HOSPITAL

Doncaster Rovers and Doncaster Knights have handed out presents to children at Doncaster Royal Infirmary. First to visit were the players of Doncaster Knights Rugby Football Club. They visited the Childrens Ward on Monday 19 December, providing gifts to those having to spend time in hospital over Christmas. The gifts were donated by fans and the local…
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HOSPITAL TRUST NAMES VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR

Barrie Smith has been named the Volunteer of the Year at the Doncaster and Bassetlaw Hospital Trust's Star Awards. The event was held at Keepmoat Stadium in Doncaster. Each year the ceremony celebrates and thanks staff and volunteers of the Trust. It was hosted by BBC Look North's Harry Gration and attended by over 250…
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CHILDREN’S OUTPATIENT INVESTMENT

Following a £278,000 investment, work has begun on a new Children's outpatient department at Bassetlaw Hospital. The new area will aim to provide a dedicated space for children's Outpatients. This will enable staff from the hospital to deliver efficient and safe care. It is to be co-located to the current Children's Ward, which will improve…
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