October Week 2

Saturday 10th October

Missed diagnosis 'probaby' caused death of Sam, 25 (Citizen) p7

News item following a two day inquest at the Gloucestershire Coroner's court. With a short comment from Gloucestershire Hospitals.

Parent's joy as their babies make an entrance (Citizen) p35

Half page picture led article regarding new births at GRH as organised by the Communications Team.

7 Day working (Times) 

Our hospitals have been raised as a positive example

Sunday 11th October

Cathedral Service (BBC Radio Gloucestershire)

Positive interview with Rev Mark Reid regarding the service of Thanks

Monday 12th October

We're walking 10km to lend support to hospital wards (Echo) p22

Full page photo article of the Walk for Wards event for our charity in Cirencester Park.

Tuesday 13th October

Combat Norovirus and Flu fighter campaign (Citizen) p25

Short news item highlighting our work to tackle Norovirus and Flu and to prepare for winter. Odd news item lifted directly from our tsaff news letter Outline.

Nurse Vanessa would love to Bake Off, given the time (Citizen) p5

A staff member talks about her passion for baking

Wednesday 14th October

Hospital's care was unbeatable (Citizen) p10

Positive readers letter thanking staff at GRH - reader describes the team as a 'redit to modern Britain and the NHS'.

Thursday 15th October


Friday 16th October

Beautiful Siberian Husky stolen from GRH (Citizen)

A runaway puppy that wandered into our hospitalk was taken by a stranger claiming to be its owner

Tweets of the week

Brilliant @gloshospitals @GlosCathedral #CaringChorus rehearsal last evening. Just brilliant!

Thanks to everyone who walked for our wards at the weekend Find out more about our charity: bit.ly/1KAY6PI pic.twitter.com/KRv3tcxMBF

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@NHSEngland we are so lucky to have you. Thank you for all you have done for us! @gloshospitals has been amazing!

Fantastic response #Gloucestershire #ambulance yesterday when my daughter fell from horse at speed & care given at @gloshospitals #GRH