Barnsley Midwives in Running for Prestigious National Award

Midwives from Barnsley Hospital have been recognised for their tremendous achievement by being shortlisted for the 2014 Royal College of Midwives (RCM) Annual  Midwifery Awards. Debbie Welham, Specialist Midwife in Teenage Pregnancy along with colleagues, including Sue Gibson, Head of Midwifery were shortlisted for The RCM Award for Partnership Working after submitting their project titled […]

Local business helps Barnsley Hospital’s sick babies

A local branch of Yorkshire Bank have made a difference to Barnsley’s sick babies by organising a fund raising day to collect money for Barnsley Hospital Charity. Staff at the Barnsley branch of the bank took part in a ‘Christmas jumper day’ where staff donated money to wear festive jumpers in lieu of their usual […]

Barnsley Hospital to hold lip reading taster session

Barnsley Hospital is holding a free taster session for people who would like to learn lip reading. The session, on Wednesday 8th January 2014 between 10am and 12pm, is to be held in the hospital’s audiology department and will be run by a tutor from the Workers’ Educational Association. Sara Coulson, Chief Audiologist, said: “Lip […]

Charity brings Christmas cheer to Barnsley Hospital’s children’s ward

On Christmas Eve Santa took a break from his busy schedule to bring early gifts to poorly children who are spending the festive period in hospital. Santa was able to make this special trip thanks to gift donations from The Well Wish Society, a charity who are dedicated to improving the lives of sick and […]