NHS hospital in Boris Johnson’s constituency closes A&E due to Covid-19 outbreak

NHS hospital in Boris Johnson’s constituency closes A&E for emergency admissions after Covid-19 outbreak leaves 70 staff in self-isolation The Hillingdon Hospital in Uxbridge began to divert ambulances last night But walk in casualty patients are still being treated, according to reports Hospital bosses today revealed 70 members of staff are currently self-isolating  By Stephen … Read more NHS hospital in Boris Johnson’s constituency closes A&E due to Covid-19 outbreak

Fury over ‘utterly disgusting’ decision to stop free hospital parking for NHS workers

Fury erupted today over the government’s ‘utterly disgusting’ decision to stop free hospital parking for all NHS staff once the coronavirus pandemic is over. Matt Hancock promised ministers would cover the costs of car parking for NHS staff ‘going above and beyond every day’ at hospitals in England. But the Department of Health has now … Read more Fury over ‘utterly disgusting’ decision to stop free hospital parking for NHS workers

Melbourne doctor tests positive for coronavirus prompting action at the city’s biggest hospital

Melbourne doctor tests positive for coronavirus at the city’s biggest hospital By Isabelle Stackpool For Daily Mail Australia Published: 00:25 BST, 8 July 2020 | Updated: 00:59 BST, 8 July 2020 A doctor at one of Melbourne’s largest hospitals has tested positive for coronavirus as the city enters its first day of lockdown.  The doctor … Read more Melbourne doctor tests positive for coronavirus prompting action at the city’s biggest hospital

Woman in her 50s dies and man in his 20s is taken to hospital ‘after going into sea to rescue dog’ 

Woman in her 50s dies and man in his 20s is taken to hospital ‘after going into sea to rescue dog’ A woman died after trying to save a dog struggling in the sea in Wirall  She was walking the dog at New Brighton seaside resort with man in his 20s The dog then got … Read more Woman in her 50s dies and man in his 20s is taken to hospital ‘after going into sea to rescue dog’ 

Kate dresses in NHS blue as she and William pay visit to Norfolk hospital

Kate dresses in NHS blue as she and William pay visit to Norfolk hospital to mark the health service’s 72nd birthday Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visited Queen Elizabeth Hospital in King’s Lynn  Visit came 72 years to the day since the creation of the National Health Service Kate donned a blue shirt dress with a … Read more Kate dresses in NHS blue as she and William pay visit to Norfolk hospital

NHS cleaners, porters and office staff were secret coronavirus super-spreaders within hospital

NHS cleaners, porters and office staff were unknown ‘super-spreaders’ in hospitals, according to the nation’s antibody screening drive. Sir John Bell, who runs the programme, said background workers at some UK hospitals had ‘sky high’ levels of antibodies compared to doctors and nurses on COVID-19 wards. It means it was the hospital cleaners and porters, … Read more NHS cleaners, porters and office staff were secret coronavirus super-spreaders within hospital

At least four in hospital after shooting at Alabama shopping mall

An eight-year-old boy has been shot in the head during a shooting at an Alabama shopping mall which has left at least four victims in hospital.  The little boy, known only as Royta, was struck by bullets when at least one gunman opened fire inside the Riverchase Galleria, Hoover, where he was out shopping with his … Read more At least four in hospital after shooting at Alabama shopping mall

Prince William and Kate Middleton call hospital on Canada Day

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have marked Canada Day with a video call to healthcare workers. The couple spoke to staff at Fraser Health’s Surrey Memorial Hospital, British Columbia, to hear about their experiences working to combat the Covid-19 outbreak. Speaking from their home at Anmer Hall, Norfolk, Prince William, 38, shared his hopes of visiting the hospital … Read more Prince William and Kate Middleton call hospital on Canada Day

Man in his 40s in hospital after taking anaesthetic for animals stolen from vet clinic 

Man in his 40s is seriously ill in hospital after taking anaesthetic meant for animals following theft of drugs from vet clinic A man in his 40s is in a serious condition after taking veterinary drugs  Drugs stolen included Isoflurane which can cause a life-threatening reaction The medication was taken from a clinic in Basingstoke, Hants, … Read more Man in his 40s in hospital after taking anaesthetic for animals stolen from vet clinic 

Boy, five, with prosthetic legs raises £1m for hospital

Boy, five, with prosthetic legs walks SIX MILES in 30 days and raises £1m for hospital that saved his life Tony Hudgell, 5, had to have both legs amputated after abuse he suffered   He had to learn how to walk using prosthetic legs following the amputation  He wanted to raise £500 for the hospital who … Read more Boy, five, with prosthetic legs raises £1m for hospital