Barnsley Hospital goes smokefree on ‘World No Tobacco Day’

Barnsley Hospital is going smokefree across its entire site – starting from the World Health Organisation’s (WHO) ‘World No Tobacco Day’ on Friday May 31. From that date, it will no longer be permitted to smoke within any area of Barnsley Hospital. Patients and visitors choosing to smoke on site will be challenged by hospital […]

Plan your journey – Travel disruption in Barnsley on Friday 3 May 2019

As we welcome the Tour de Yorkshire through Barnsley, please take extra time to plan your journey to the hospital on Friday 3 May. Yorkshire is proud to announce the third ever Tour de Yorkshire which runs from Thursday 2 May to Sunday 5 May in four stages. All route information can be found on […]

Barnsley residents with sight loss urged to take part in survey

Barnsley’s Vision Strategy group wants to hear about the experiences of Barnsley residents who have sight loss, from the point of diagnosis to on-going support and services. It will ask people for their experiences, views and opinions on prevention, independence and inclusion, and services. People will be able to give their views online at  […]

Hospital apprentice Katie wins national award

Communications apprentice Katie Claydon who works at Barnsley Hospital was thrilled to win a national award celebrating the achievements of non-medical staff in the NHS.

Barnsley Cancer Action Group

Barnsley Cancer Action Group are at the moment a small group of local people that have all been affected by cancer in some way and have all had different experiences, encountering good and bad care and communication. We want to use these experiences to work alongside Barnsley Hospital and the local Health Authorities and Agencies […]

Barnsley among first to sign up for Rainbow Badge

Barnsley Hospital is one of the first health trusts in the country to sign up to The Rainbow Badge scheme. This is a way for NHS staff to show they are aware of issues that lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans (LGBT+) people face when accessing healthcare. The scheme started at Evelina London Children’s Hospital and […]

Join our Board as a non-executive director

Ideally you should live or work in the Barnsley area or Yorkshire and Humber region and be willing to demonstrate a commitment to the wider Barnsley community as well as the Trust.

Zoë’s new role highlights healthcare science

Zoë Clarke has been appointed as Lead Healthcare Scientist at Barnsley Hospital. Zoë, 41, is originally from the West Midlands but lives in Derby and has been based at Barnsley for the last 12 years. She works in the regional Assistive Technology (AT) Team which covers the whole of Yorkshire and the Humber. The team […]