August Week 1
Saturday 1st August
Sunday 2nd August
Monday 3rd August
The day Gloucestershire Royal Hospital was demolished on Southgate Street (Citizen)
History piece - looks at the old GRH.
Tuesday 4th August
Wednesday 5th August
Walk to aid hospitals (Echo & Citizen) p18
Short news item focusing on a fundraiser for our charity - following proactive press release issued by our Communications Team
Social Support Network (Echo & Citizen) p18
Short news item promoting our social media pages regarding our maternity services, with quote from GP and CCG Clinical Lead for Women's Services Dr Jeramy Welch
Focus on breastfeeding (Echo & Citizen) p18
Short news item promoting our midwives who will be publicising World Breastfeeding Day this week on an information bus.
Thursday 6th August
Friday 7th August
Six little bundles of joy (Citizen & Echo) p28
New parents pose with their babies in the first of a small series of photo shoots arranged with the paper over the next few months as arranged by our Communications Team. Half page, photo-led story of births at GRH.
Tweets of the week
To mark World Breastfeeding Week (which starts tomorrow), we're joining up with NHS Colleagues next week on their Information Bus which will be travelling around the county. Midwives will be available to answer any questions or concerns that people have. The bus will be at:
The Cross in Gloucester - Mon 3 Aug. from 10am – 3pm
Beechwood Arcade, Cheltenham - Tues 4 Aug. from 10am – 3pm
King Street, Stroud on Thurs 6 Aug. from 1am – 3pm
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