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Posted: 10 October 2019
Generous mum celebrates 90th birthday by donating more than £2,000 to local hospital charity

Gwendoline Rawstron, from Blackburn, asked friends and family to make a charitable donation to ELHT&Me, East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust’s official charity, in celebration of her 90th birthday.

Posted: 10 October 2019
Rainbow Pregnancy Clinic launched for expectant mums in East Lancashire, to coincide with Baby Loss Awareness Week

East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust has launched their Rainbow Pregnancy Clinic this week, in line with Baby Loss Awareness Week.

Posted: 8 October 2019
Digital health pioneers awarded by NHS Innovation Agency

Clinical coding specialists at ELHT have been rewarded for their outstanding performance....

Posted: 8 October 2019
First patients welcomed into new Fairhurst Building

Burnley General Teaching Hospital’s brand new £15.6 million Fairhurst Building will welcome its first patients on Monday 14 October.

Posted: 8 October 2019
Inclusivity project opens doors for potential doctors

East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust (ELHT) is working closely with a small number of local schools and colleges to pilot a brand new project to encourage and support more people to train as doctors.

Posted: 7 October 2019
Have your say on Pennine Lancashire’s Bowel & Bladder Service

NHS East Lancashire and NHS Blackburn with Darwen Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) are seeking the views of people.....

Posted: 4 October 2019
Greater collaboration for two North West Trusts

East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust (ELHT) and Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (BTHFT) have agreed....