April 2016 Week 3

Saturday 16th April


Sunday 17th April


Monday 18th April

Southern Trusts to get £50m central funds before March 2019 (Digital Health)

Highlights our Smartcare project

Tuesday 19th April

Hospital fete items appeal (Echo & Citizen) p23

Print only - follows a press release, regarding Friends of Gloucestershire Royal Hospital's fete at GRH

1,000 thanks to organ donors (Echo & Citizen) p23

News item, print only, regarding our new art installation at GRH follows press release as issued by our Communications Team.

Long wait in A&E this morning (Citizen)

Short news item highlighting the waiting times in ED.

Wednesday 20th April

Friends of Gloucestershire Royal Hospital Fete interview (BBC Radio Gloucestershire)

Live interview with presenter Dominic Cotter and Fof GRH and GHNHSFT PA Liz Hughes who is asking for donations of good toys (Interview at 2.15pm)

Stroud woman Tina Gomer running her first marathon in memory of her mother (Stroud News & Journal)

Tina is raising money for our Oncology Services through our charity FOCUS

Thursday 21st April

Charity behind the worlds first mobile chemotherapy unit win highest accolade for business (Wilts & Glos Std)

Highlights how the charity has worked in partnership with our hospitals for the benefit of our patients. With quote from our Medical Director Sean Elyan.

Friday 22nd April



Janet & Gail from @gloshospitals - Here's Gail accepting the trophy from @pbond4 - Outstanding stuff! pic.twitter.com/Qsny9Syoq1

Media preview

Im not going to cheltenham hospital again.... Ive been twice and both times has resulted in me taking my kit off


Tina is raising money for our Oncology services in memory of her mother - best of luck Tina - we know you can do it!

AN AVID runner from Stroud is looking forward to her first ever London Marathon to raise money for cancer patients.



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