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Hospital bosses in South Cheshire praise Christmas donations

Hospital bosses in South Cheshire praise Christmas donations

Nantwich Town and Crewe Alex stars took time out to from busy football schedules to deliver donations to a local hospital.

Players and staff from both clubs turned up at Leighton Hospital’s Child and Adolescent Unit with toys, games and gifts for young patients.

December 29, 2015
Moustache Bash event in aid of St Luke’s Hospice

Moustache Bash event in aid of St Luke’s Hospice

The Moustache Bash Crew are back to stage “The Hairy Hoe Down” fundraising event in aid of St Luke’s Cheshire Hospice.

The evening, organised by Nick Hughes-Jones and Dan McGarry, coincides with Movember and includes a night of fun with Local Live Band SWaY and DJ Tim Richardson from Images.

November 13, 2015
Leighton Hospital cancer unit turns purple in November

Leighton Hospital cancer unit turns purple in November

South Cheshire’s cancer unit has been illuminated purple to raise awareness of pancreatic cancer.

The Macmillan Cancer Unit at Leighton Hospital will be lit purple every evening in November as part of a campaign being run by Pancreatic Cancer UK for Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month.

November 6, 2015
Man injured after car and tractor smash in Nantwich

Man injured after car and tractor smash in Nantwich

A man was injured after a road smash involving a car and tractor in Nantwich.

The incident, which happened on Swanley Lane, led to the injured man being taken to Leighton Hospital for treatment.

October 29, 2015
Your Move helps Mid Cheshire Hospitals in MRI Scanner appeal

Your Move helps Mid Cheshire Hospitals in MRI Scanner appeal

Your Move and Mid Cheshire Hospitals Charity have teamed up for a new charity partnership.

Andrew Nicholson, who runs Your Move in Crewe, has agreed to donate £50 to the charity’s MRI Scanner Appeal after every successful completion.

October 8, 2015
Cancer support group donates £10,000 to Leighton Hospital

Cancer support group donates £10,000 to Leighton Hospital

Leighton Hospital Prostate Cancer Support Group has donated £10,000 to the medical imaging department at the hospital.

The money will support the purchase of 10 additional SpeechMagic licenses.

September 22, 2015
Leighton Hospital bosses to stage public meeting in Nantwich

Leighton Hospital bosses to stage public meeting in Nantwich

Residents can find out more about Leighton Hospital at a meeting held in Nantwich next month.

Bosses at Mid Cheshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (MCHFT) are inviting the public to its annual members meeting at Regents Park Conference Centre on October 8.

September 16, 2015
Hospital staff tackle Sandstone Trail for MRI Scanner appeal

Hospital staff tackle Sandstone Trail for MRI Scanner appeal

Hospital staff in South Cheshire will be tackling the Sandstone Trail this month in aid of MRI Scanner Appeal.

Six workers at Leighton Hospital will set out along the 34-mile trail on September 19.

September 6, 2015
Nantwich cancer patients getting faster treatment, figures show

Nantwich cancer patients getting faster treatment, figures show

Patients in Nantwich are being seen and treated for suspected cancer faster than the national average, latest NHS England figures show.

Mid Cheshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (MCHFT), which manages Leighton Hospital, has been named as one of the leading trusts in terms of the proportion of cancer patients seen and treated within the expected time frames.

August 18, 2015
New-look £23million Treatment Centre opens at Leighton Hospital

New-look £23million Treatment Centre opens at Leighton Hospital

The first patients have been treated in Leighton Hospital’s new-look Treatment Centre.

The £23 million unit opened its doors yesterday (July 27), after the completion of a project that included 14 new critical care bays and eight operating theatres.

July 28, 2015
Annual Golf Day planned for Leighton Hospital MRI appeal

Annual Golf Day planned for Leighton Hospital MRI appeal

Mid Cheshire Hospitals Charity will host its third annual golf day to raise money for Leighton Hospital’s MRI Scanner Appeal.

The event will be held at Vale Royal Abbey in Whitegate, Cheshire, on Friday September 18.

July 26, 2015
£3,840 Accuvein unit donated to Leighton Hospital

£3,840 Accuvein unit donated to Leighton Hospital

Expectant mums at Leighton Hospital’s award-winning maternity unit will now have access to state-of-the-art equipment.

The hospital’s Prostate Cancer Support Group has donated an Accuvein Unit, having previously donated one to the phlebotomy and medical imaging departments.

June 2, 2015
Maternity unit at Leighton Hospital earns UNICEF top rating

Maternity unit at Leighton Hospital earns UNICEF top rating

The maternity service at Leighton Hospital has been awarded a top rating by UNICEF and the World Health Organisation.

It follows a two-day assessment of the unit, and its neonatal and paediatric services.

May 29, 2015