Latest news stories from ELHT

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19 August 2019
Anne and Helen raise funds ‘for Darcey and Katie – ten years on!’

In the year that marks what would have been their daughters' tenth birthday, Anne, Helen, their family and friends, hosted an event on 13 July to raise funds for ELHT&Me.

15 August 2019
Lancashire Fire Fun Day raises £890 for local hospital

Blackburn Community Fire Station has donated £890 to ELHT&Me, East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust’s charity, following their Family Open Day.

14 August 2019
Could you be a Patient Assessor?

We are looking for volunteers to take part in a Patient–Led Assessments of Care Environment (PLACE) programme.

Posted: 13 August 2019
Prince’s Trust programme promises bright future in hospital services

Nine young adults from across East Lancashire have graduated with honours from the latest ‘Get Into Hospital’ work opportunity programme...

Posted: 12 August 2019
Paw-fect boost for Burnley staff and patients

Patients and staff on Ward 16 at Burnley General Teaching Hospital were thrilled....

Posted: 2 August 2019
Engineer hailed hero after hospital fire rescue

A young maintenance engineer who raised the alarm and rescued staff, visitors and vulnerable patients from a fire......

Posted: 1 August 2019
Local GP urges at-risk people to get vaccinated against Flu

An East Lancashire GP is urging vulnerable people to get vaccinated against flu this year as evidence of an unprecedented surge in flu cases in Australia may be heading our way.