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Fri, 31 Jul 2015

New Maggie's Centre at St James's University Hospital gets planning consent

Maggie’s, the charity that provides free practical, emotional and social support for people with cancer and their family and friends, has been granted planning permission to build a new Maggie’s Centre in the grounds of St James’s University Hospital in Leeds. The Centre has been designed by Heatherwick Studio, founded in 1994 by Thomas Heatherwick. Working in partnership with Leeds Teaching Hosp ...Read more »
Tue, 28 Jul 2015

Leeds children's team gear up for British Transplant Games

A team of some of the bravest youngsters from Yorkshire are preparing to compete for the honour of Leeds Children’s Hospital at the British Transplant Games, which open in Newcastle-Gateshead this Thursday (30 July). Among them......read more »

Fri, 24 Jul 2015

Duchess of York becomes patron of Yorkshire organ donor campaign

The Be a Hero organ donation campaign has received a huge boost with Sarah, Duchess of York, visiting Leeds Children's Hospital to become a patron. The Duchess visited children on the transplant and dialysis wards and met a......read more »

Tue, 21 Jul 2015

The search is on for Leeds hospital heroes!

Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust has launched its staff awards to recognise and celebrate the achievements of its 15,000 employees. The public of Leeds and Yorkshire are invited to get involved by nominating their hospital hero......read more »

Tue, 07 Jul 2015

LTHT Chief Medical Officer named as one of HSJ's top Clinical Leaders

Congratulations to the Chief Medical Officer of Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, Dr Yvette Oade, who has been named as one of Health Service Journal's top Clinical Leaders for 2015. HSJ is one of the best respected journals......read more »